Refer comments of Paul Mockapetris in Kevin Murphy, ENUM Still Stalled in US , Computer Business
Review Online, & March 2004.
For example Tim Berner's Lee has expressed this view at: http://www.w3.org/DesignIssues/TLD
See, for example, the marketing of the .us domain in Asia. US Domain Has Huge Demand in Asia ,
24 April 2002.
http://forum.icann.org/lists/stld rfp asia/msg00026.html
PW Registry Corporation Offers Tools to Accelerate The Adoption of the PW , 14 April 2004.
http://www.pwregistry.pw/news.php?content=14 Apr 2004
For the price of
refer to http://www.max.md/ and http://www.registrar.us.com/md.htm and
WHO, Proposal for .health Internet Domain , 8 May 2003
Refer WHO comments on the draft criteria for the selection of new sponsored TLDs.
http://forum.icann.org/mtg cmts/stld rfp comments/general/pdf00005.pdf
The use of auctions has also been suggested by Professor Milton Mueller and Professor Lee McKnight in
The Post COM Internet: A Five Step Process for Top Level Domain Additions . The paper is available at:
http://dcc.syr.edu/miscarticles/NewTLDs MM LM.pdf
Professor McKnight made a presentation on this
subject at the meeting of the Working Party on Telecommunication and Information Services Policy in
For notes of the ICANN Board's deliberations refer:
http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/icann/la2000/archive/scribe icann 111600.html
The first choice of Afilias was
being a secondary preference. Refer
http://www.icann.org/tlds/report/report iiib1a 09nov00.htm
http://www.auda.org.au/news archive/auda 01102002/
ICANN Board Resolutions in Carthage, Tunisia 31 October 2003.
http://cyber.law.harvard.edu/icann/la2000/archive/scribe icann 111600.html#new tlds
http://www.icann.org/tlds/dotnet reassignment/dotnet committee report 23jun04.htm
Refer for example to: http://gnso.icann.org/mailing lists/archives/net com/msg00011.html