Employ Media in “good standing” as .JOBS Operator
CLEVELAND — Today, ICANN, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, has announced its formal withdrawal of the February 2011 Notice of Breach against Employ Media, the registry operator of .JOBS, and confirmed that Employ Media is in good standing. Accordingly, Employ Media has dismissed arbitration proceedings with ICANN. more
Proposed net address endings .tattoo, .transformers and .menu are among the first that could go live next year.
A raffle by regulator Icann has placed them near the top of the list of applications it will review.
Of the proposed new geographic suffixes, Wales's .cymru will be one of the first to be evaluated. However, .scot and .irish are likely to have to wait until 2014.
The first domains to go live could enjoy an early-mover advantage. more