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City-TLDs with government restrictions and those without

I recently received the following email from Rubens Kuhl, who is engaged with the .rio TLD:

I'm trying to confirm which GeoTLD currently have government-specific clauses in their ICANN agreements; so far I could find the following with such…


Added by Thomas Lowenhaupt on January 28, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

City TLD Governance and Best Practices Workshop - September 17, 2:30 - 4:30

Why hold a workshop on City TLD Governance and Best Practices?

To clarify the need that led to the workshop's formation, here is something written a few years back that sought to put the Internet and TLDs into an historic perspective with regard to cities.

"Imagine that in 1983 Vint Cerf had visited a global city like New York, climbed the steps to City Hall and said to Mayor Koch that his associates had begun designing an Internet enhancement that would make it easier to… Continue

Added by Thomas Lowenhaupt on September 9, 2010 at 1:00pm — No Comments



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