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dotMobi Announces Premium Name Application Process for Trademark Holders

Guidelines for trademark holders now available -- dotMobi today announced that qualified trademark owners may apply for .mobi Premium Names starting September 15, 2006. more

Hong Kong Internet Expert Pindar Wong Joins Public Interest Registry Board

Pindar Wong has been actively involved in developing the Internet in the Asia Pacific region, holding several board positions including chairman of the Asia Pacific Internet Association, executive committee chairman of Asia Pacific Internet Conference on Operational Technologies and alternate chair of Asia Pacific Network Information Center. more

dotMobi's Role in Managing Consumer Brands for the Rising Mobile Channel

Strategy Analytics estimates that global annual revenues from mobile entertainment and content will rise from $26.4 billion in 2005 to $91.8 billion in 2009 - it's time for consumer brands to embrace the mobile channel. more

dotMobi Announces Extension of Trademark Registration

dotMobi, the first and only Internet address created for mobile phones, today announced it is extending the Trademark Sunrise Registration period to September 22. more

Top Domain Registrars Gear-Up for .mobi, the First Domain for Mobile Internet

Supported by leading industry organizations, dotMobi began registering doman names, individual users can start filing for registration starting August 28. the list of ICANN accredited .mobi registrars is available on the dotMobi website. more

PIR President and CEO Visits Sofia, Bulgaria to Announce Eastern European .ORG Domain Outreach Pilot

Public Interest Registry (PIR) President and CEO, Edward G. Viltz, traveling with an international delegation of Internet leaders, has begun a three-day outreach initiative in Sofia, Bulgaria including meetings with President Georgi Parvanov and other leaders in the region. more

Expanding the Internet in Latin America: Step Inside the World of .ORG

PIR is working to provide noncommercial organizations with the knowledge and skills to bring the Internet to citizens of all income levels throughout Latin America. more

PIR Welcomes New Worldwide Internet Leaders to the .ORG Advisory Council

Advisory Council members continue to provide PIR with sound advice on a wide range of registry issues and opportunities affecting the .ORG community. more

Impact of Automated Domain Registrations ("Domain Tasting") on .ORG Registrants

PIR is concerned about the potential impact of Domain Tasting on the stability and security of the Internet and is working on some initiatives to better manage issues that arise as a result of such activities. more