23 Mar '11, 4pm

Στις επόμενες εκλογές θα έχουμε και .VOTE domain? #in

Utah company files trademark application for .vote. Will .vote be among the applications for new top level domain names filed later this year? A Utah company filed a trademark application with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office last Friday for .vote for “Domain name registration services”. [Update: this is a refiling of .vote. The USPTO refused an earlier application by the company.] The applicant is Pack Holdings, LLC, a company that has scarce record on the internet. However, another company that pops up in a Google search for the Utah address is a political consulting firm . The group does “get out the vote” calls, fundraising, volunteer training, etc. It’s not entirely clear if this is the same applicant and there is a non-profit that was registered at the same address. I could see how this could be used for a number of political purposes. But the big winner will be ...

Full article: http://domainnamewire.com/2011/03/23/get-out-the-vote-wit...

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