Latest Internet governance Stories

2013-06-27 23:04:25

For a limited time, Namecheap is promoting the best address to suit one's name with $0.98 one year .me domain name registrations. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Leading domain name registrar Namecheap is offering a new and improved offer of Personal Domain registration. Simply entitled "Personal Domain," Namecheap's package includes: Personal .me domain + private and secure email for one year One personal email per domain is free for the first year For a...

2013-06-25 23:21:30

Brand Marketers Should Prepare to Evaluate Soon-to-be-Launched Generics List Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 As the list of hundreds of new generic top level domains (gTLDs) will soon begin rolling out, Jennifer Wolfe, president of leading gTLD digital brand strategy firm Wolfe Domain, is advising marketers to perform a thorough evaluation of the new generics to capture competitive advantage. “Marketers are in the unique position of being ahead of a significant monetization...

2013-06-14 23:15:57

Newly appointed Technical Advisory Board will guide Guardtime's strategic direction. Palo Alto (PRWEB) June 14, 2013 Guardtime, the world´s leading provider of Keyless Signature Infrastructure (KSI) solutions, today announced its newly appointed advisory board. Chaired by Merike Kaeo, board members include Patrik Fältström, Rainer Gerhards, Jason Hoffman, Helger Lipmaa and Philippe Nicolas. The advisory board will serve to provide strategic guidance on the company´s...

2013-06-13 23:02:55

Poll on new top-level domains shows value of brand loyalty. Washington, DC (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Internet users are willing to navigate, to use, and trust new web addresses that will flood the Internet later this year. And brand name websites will carry more weight among Internet users than generic sites, according to a consumer market research survey commissioned by FairWinds Partners - an Internet consultancy that specializes in domain name strategy. The poll also found that the owners...

2013-06-13 23:02:43

DotHealth reaches a milestone in the gTLD approval process Ridgewood, NJ (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Reaching a critical milestone in the generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) approval process, the DotHealth, LLC (“DotHealth”) application to operate the .HEALTH new top level domain registry has passed the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) initial evaluation. DotHealth plans to enable a safer online namespace for global health and which also enhances the...

2013-06-06 23:02:03

Company also completes $7 Million funding to build registry for clubs all over the world. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) June 06, 2013 The Internet domain game got a new player today as .Club Domains, LLC has won the rights to the new generic top level domain (gTLD) name .CLUB. The .CLUB name was obtained in the first private auction to be completed since ICANN began the new gTLD process and signals a historic step forward as the global Internet expands beyond the current 21 generic...

2013-06-03 23:19:01

Kuek Yu-Chuang Will Promote Regional Participation In the Multi-Stakeholder Model. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Kuek Yu-Chuang, a leading executive in technology policy development has been named Vice President for Global Stakeholder Engagement for the Asia Region. He will assume the role on August 1st, 2013. Kuek has served most recently as a Senior Director for Yahoo! Inc., where he led the company´s public policy efforts in the Asia Pacific and Latin American regions....

2013-05-31 23:17:09

Their roles reflect PrinTree´s deep domain expertise and expand its Managed Print Services industry influence. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 PrinTree MPS executives, Mary-Rose Nguyen and Jonathan Pierce, have served on international technology industry standards organizations and boards for a combined 35 years. Their leadership and subject matter expertise contribution continues with two new roles. Mary-Rose Nguyen, PrinTree COO, has been appointed Vice Chair of the U.S....

2013-05-29 23:31:26

New GreatNonprofits.org award is based on positive online reviews. Lenexa, KS (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2013 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations. “We are excited to be named a Top-Rated 2013 Nonprofit,” says Catherine Rice, IETF executive director. “The IETF is a voice for those with essential tremor...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'