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International Domain Name Authority Blocks Amazon’s Claim to ‘.amazon’

July 19, 2013 | 1:36 pm

International Domain Name Authority Blocks Amazon’s Claim to ‘.amazon’

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Latin American countries have succeeded for now in blocking Amazon from claiming “.amazon” as a new domain name. A committee of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which governs the process by which new global top-level domains are approved, recommended this week that .amazon not be approved. Five countries whose geography is […]

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