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# [[Dish DBS Corporation]]- The company runs the Dish Network Television Service in the United States.<ref>[http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/private/snapshot.asp?privcapId=3133155 Company Overview]</ref>
 
# [[Dish DBS Corporation]]- The company runs the Dish Network Television Service in the United States.<ref>[http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/private/snapshot.asp?privcapId=3133155 Company Overview]</ref>
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===Dish DBS Corporation===
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The application from [[Dish DBS Corporation]] was issued a [[GAC]] Early Warning from the representative of Australia and GAC Chair, [[Heather Dryden]]. The warning system is noted as a strong recommendation on behalf of national governments to the [[ICANN Board]] that a given TLD application should be denied as it stands. Applicants are encouraged to work with objecting GAC members.<ref>[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/applicants/gac-early-warning GAC Early Warning, NewgTLDS.ICANN.org] Retrieved 25 Nov 2012</ref>
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The warning states that the applicant is "seeking exclusive access to a common generic string .. that relates to a broad market sector," which Ms. Dryden notes could have unintended consequences and a negative impact on competition.<ref>[https://gacweb.icann.org/download/attachments/22938690/Data-AU-38008.pdf?version=1&modificationDate=1353426468000 Data AU, GACWeb.ICANN.org]Retrieved 25 Nov 2012</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 23:01, 25 November 2012

Status: Proposed
Registry: Dish DBS Corporation
Registry Backend: Afilias
Type: Generic
Category: Technology

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

Current Applicants

  1. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.- It is one of 68 applications that the company has filed on its own behalf.[1]
  2. Donuts (Romeo Birch, LLC), Donuts formed different companies to submits each of its application for 307 new gTLDs. [2]
  3. Dish DBS Corporation- The company runs the Dish Network Television Service in the United States.[3]

Dish DBS Corporation

The application from Dish DBS Corporation was issued a GAC Early Warning from the representative of Australia and GAC Chair, Heather Dryden. The warning system is noted as a strong recommendation on behalf of national governments to the ICANN Board that a given TLD application should be denied as it stands. Applicants are encouraged to work with objecting GAC members.[4]

The warning states that the applicant is "seeking exclusive access to a common generic string .. that relates to a broad market sector," which Ms. Dryden notes could have unintended consequences and a negative impact on competition.[5]

References