Amazon Alexa, The Need for Better CRM, and Trust

December 30, 2017 admin 0

Amazon Alexa and Google Home have the same problem: they can do some really clever things that make them feel “real” to us, but the illusion is easily shattered. You might think “So what? That’s Amazon’s and Google’s problem.” But the thing is you need this, too. Smart Speakers Aren’t […]

Beware of fraudulent activity by

December 27, 2017 AbdulBasit Makrani 0

Hello and Assalamo Alaikum, It’s been a great year overall and was hoping to end with something more good. However, I was hit with a bad news and that came from which was a good platform some years back but for quite some time they are losing their reputation […]

Data Protection and Privacy Update – Plans for the New Year

December 21, 2017 admin 0

As 2017 comes to an end, it’s a good time to assess where we are and where we are going with our work to address potential compliance issues with ICANN agreements with generic top-level domain (gTLD) registries and registrars in light of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). […]

A Look Back at Our Africa Engagement in 2017

December 18, 2017 admin 0

As the year comes to an end, we wanted to reflect on milestones achieved with the support of you, our community. Your dedication, relentless effort, and collaboration with us, ensured that the 2017 flagship events and meetings were not only successful, but also seamless. 2017 saw new initiatives that helped […]

Update on the Root KSK Rollover Project

December 18, 2017 admin 0

The ICANN org is today announcing that it will not roll the root zone KSK in the first quarter of 2018. We have decided that we do not yet have enough information to set a specific date for the rollover. We want to make clear, however, that the ICANN org […]

Chair's Blog: Year End & Well Wishes

December 18, 2017 admin 0

I am writing to you from the 12th annual meeting of the Internet Governance Forum (IGF), in Geneva, Switzerland, where I am here with some of my Board colleagues and members of the ICANN community engaging with the broader Internet governance community. Thematic issues that can impact our technical mandate […]

A recap of our 2017 LAC-i-Roadshows

December 15, 2017 admin 0

The LAC+i Roadshow, a project of the Latin America and the Caribbean Strategy, travels across the region to do outreach on key topics related to the critical infrastructure of the Domain Name System (DNS). The regional ICANN community holds four roadshows per year for each of the following sub-regions: the […]