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ICANN's TLD Plans Are Defined, Not Yet Refined

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The ICANN board of directors' recent decisions to greatly expand the number of generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs) and fast-track some country-code TLDs (ccTLDs) using internationalized characters illustrates that ICANN has stumbled into a quagmire; that is, in hoping to satisfy constituent groups' demands for expanded TLDs, it might expose profound procedural shortcomings that it must fix or suffer the consequences.

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Internet Computing, IEEE  (Volume:12 ,  Issue: 5 )