20 Jun '11, 4am

ICANN Overwhelmingly Approves New gTLD Program

The new gTLDs are going to create a lot of new opportunities for people around the World, but there are a few issues that still need to be addressed and resolved. There is a lot more money involved in this new gTLD program than meets the eyes. The majority of the money that ICANN is going to make is going to come from the bidding wars that are going to take place amongst the big companies that are after the same TLD. Supposedly ICANN only need 40 million dollars to recover their cost, so after that maybe they should drop the application fee to like 5 or 10k . As far as second level registrations on these new TLDs it is still unknown how ICANN is going to handle the top 1000 generic keyword TLDs that represent a whole Industry such as .Loan or .Home , if these are handed over to just a few companies (which will be the ultimate gift to any company in those markets) then ther...

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