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- abbreviation Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers
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- initialism Acronym of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers.
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Owing to the role of states in the management of country codes, the role of a central manager of the DNS, such as ICANN, is naturally larger in relation to generic TLDs than it is in relation to country codes.
ICANN is responsible for maintaining the various technical standards that make the Internet possible on a low level.
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CFIT has essentially alleged that ICANN is a private standards-setting body akin to the NFPA.
I wouldn't be surprised if 20 years from now, ICANN is privatized with arcane conversion rules that greatly benefit insiders and a trust to administer the proceeds of the conversion.
ICANN is the midst of a consultation on a policy for the introduction of new top-level domains.
To help people manage all their contact information online, ICANN is considering a. tel domain name.
Minicon: Day 1 2006
"By taking this significant step forward in the transition to IPv6, ICANN is supporting the innovations through which the Internet evolves to meet the growing needs of a global economy," it says in a statement.
ICANN’s new IPv6 2004
Stuart Lynn in Shanghai got up and announced to the world that ICANN is going to have three new top-level domains of the sponsored type.
Boing Boing: December 1, 2002 - December 7, 2002 Archives 2002
ICANN is a big old mess and complicated as hell, but this is pretty fascinating stuff.
Bob "Connectivity" Frankston has posted a great essay about the real-world ambiguity that ICANN is trying to shove into neat pigeonholes with its.
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