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ICANN nixes ISOC .org deal with private equity firm Ethos Capital – Training & Development – Telco/ISP- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

In a surprise move, the Internet Association of Assigned Names and Numbers has withheld its consent for the controversial transfer of the Public Interest Registry, in charge of 10.5 million .org domain names, from the Internet Socity to private equity firm Ethos Capital. ICANN is the US-based not-for-profit tasked with managing databases that detail the […]

‘Selling censorship’: proposed sale of .org web registry sparks fears for non-profits | Technology – Blog – Emails

Websites using .org domain names fear they could lose their web addresses as intense backlash over the domain registry’s proposed sale continues. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann), the not-for-profit organization that coordinates the internet’s domain name system, is deciding whether control of .org will be sold to a private equity firm […]