ICANN extends protections to Red Cross, Olympics, and IGOs

New gTLD Program Committee approves two measures designed to protect big non-profit brands. ICANN Board’s New gTLD Program Committee has approved two resolutions granting added domain name protections at the second level to special interests the Red Cross, Red Crescent, and the International Olympic...

DomainTools Takes Investment, Forms Advisory Board

Whois data service takes outside investment. File this in the category of “happened a while ago, but no one knew about it”. During yesterday’s DomainTools Open House , DomainTools CEO Tim Chen said that the company had taken on outside investment and formed an...