.baby

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Status: Proposed
Registry: XYZ.COM LLC
Registry Backend: CentralNic
Type: Generic
Category: Lifestyle
nTLDStats
Registrations: 3,577
Parked Domains: 1,093
Parked Domain %: 30.56 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 09 April 2016
General Availability: 12 April 2017

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.baby is a proposed TLD in ICANN's New gTLD Program.

Current Applicants

The applicants for the .baby domain name string include: [1]

  1. Radix (DotBaby Inc.), one of 31 applications submitted by the company [2]
  2. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd., it is one of 68 applications that the company has filed for on its own behalf.[3]
  3. Donuts (Auburn Beach, LLC) represented by Daniel Schindler, EVP of Donuts, a start-up company that filed for 307 new gTLD applications. [4]
  4. Google (Charleston Road Registry Inc.), Sarah Falvey, Google's Senior Policy Analyst, is listed as contact person for the company.
  5. Johnson & Johnson, the company is represented by Joshua Bourne, Managing Partner of FairWinds Partners, a domain name consultancy firm.
  6. Famous Four Media (Compact Registry Limited), a registry service provider based in Gibraltar with 61 new gTLD applications. [5]

Objection

Saudi Arabia's Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) filed an objection against the TLD, on the grounds that it might also be used by pornographic sites.[6]

References