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New domain names, same old trademark problems

As Net addresses like .pink, .flights, and .coffee arrive, trademark holders have some new versions of old headaches. Canyon Bicycle prevailed to claim canyon.bike, though.

By 26 March 2014

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GoDaddy buys domain name reseller Afternic

As ICANN looks to expand the use of different domain extensions, GoDaddy looks to cash in even more on domain name reselling.

By 20 September 2013

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Microsoft scores xbone.com domain name

The domain taps into a nickname given to Microsoft's upcoming Xbox One, though at least one person doesn't like it.

By 12 September 2013

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Microsoft said to go after Xbox One domain name squatters

The software giant files a complaint with the National Arbitration Forum to get ownership over the domains xboxone.com and xboxone.net.

By 29 May 2013

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By 14 March 2013

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Book publishers blast Amazon's plan to control domain names

Two industry groups argue that the retailer's plan to control several generic top-level domains, including .book, .author, and .read, would be anti-competitive.

By 11 March 2013

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Apple seeks iPad3.com domain name

The company doesn't own the iPad3.com domain name, and Apple now wants an arbitration panel to transfer ownership.

By 30 June 2012

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ICANN replaces CEO, head of massive domain-name change

The organization in charge of doling out Internet domain names and addresses picks Fadi Chehade as its new CEO -- and replaces the head of a mammoth domain-name expansion.

By 23 June 2012

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Mmm...Donuts: Domain name company eyes a diverse Web

Domain name registry says $100 million in funding and 307 top level domain applications will cure .com ennui.

By 6 June 2012

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Flame malware network based on shadowy domains, fake names

The espionage malware has already been updated on some infected machines -- after command-and-control domains were shut down last week, researchers say.

By 5 June 2012