Saturday July 20, 2013

Amazon Rejected as Domain Name After S.A. Objections

Score a win for the little guys fighting the big corporation. The objections of several South American countries won out for cultural reasons over Amazon’s commercialization of the .amazon designation. The decision can be still overruled by the Icann Board, but rarely reverses the committee’s decisions. Muy Bueno. big grin

"We’re reviewing the G.A.C. advice and we look forward to working with Icann and other stakeholders to resolve these issues as the process moves forward," Amazon said in a statement.