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'''.life''' is a proposed [[TLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]].  
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'''.life''' is a [[gTLD]] that was proposed in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]]. [[Donuts]]' application succeeded and was delegated to the [[Root Zone]] on 15 May 2014, making the company the [[Registry Operator]] for the string.<ref name="delegation">[http://newgtlds.icann.org/en/program-status/delegated-strings Delegated Strings, ICANN.org] Retrieved 2 June 2014</ref>
  
==Current Applicants==
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==Background==
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===Registry Operator===
 
# [[Donuts]] (Trixy Oaks, LLC) - This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/682 here].
 
# [[Donuts]] (Trixy Oaks, LLC) - This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/682 here].
  
==Previous Applicants==
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===Previous Applicants===
 
# [[CompassRose.Life Inc.]] - This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1647 here]. The TLD failed its initial evaluation in June 2013 due to its responses to the financial questions in the application; it subsequently requested and passed extended evaluation.<ref>[http://domainincite.com/13412-four-failures-and-92-passes-in-latest-new-gtld-results Four Failures and 92 Passes in Latest New gTLD Results, DomainIncite.com] Published & Retrieved 17 June 2013</ref><ref>[https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus Application Status, ICANN.org] Retrieved 06 Nov 2013</ref>
 
# [[CompassRose.Life Inc.]] - This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1647 here]. The TLD failed its initial evaluation in June 2013 due to its responses to the financial questions in the application; it subsequently requested and passed extended evaluation.<ref>[http://domainincite.com/13412-four-failures-and-92-passes-in-latest-new-gtld-results Four Failures and 92 Passes in Latest New gTLD Results, DomainIncite.com] Published & Retrieved 17 June 2013</ref><ref>[https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus Application Status, ICANN.org] Retrieved 06 Nov 2013</ref>
 
# [[Xiamen 35.com Technology Co., Ltd]]<ref>[http://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus Life Status, ICANN.org]</ref>
 
# [[Xiamen 35.com Technology Co., Ltd]]<ref>[http://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/viewstatus Life Status, ICANN.org]</ref>
==Auction==
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===Auction===
 
It was announced on 19 Dec 2013 that [[Donuts]] won in a private auction against all other applicants the right to .life. Donuts is now the sole remaining applicant and CompassRose.Life Inc. and Xiamen 35.com Technology will receive a pay-off from Donuts in return for withdrawing their applications. The auction was administered by [[Applicant Auction]].<ref>[http://domainincite.com/15374-donuts-officially-richer-than-god-after-winning-three-new-gtld-auctions Donuts Officially Richer than God after Winning 3 New gTLD Auctions, DomainIncite] Retrieved 19 Dec 2013</ref>
 
It was announced on 19 Dec 2013 that [[Donuts]] won in a private auction against all other applicants the right to .life. Donuts is now the sole remaining applicant and CompassRose.Life Inc. and Xiamen 35.com Technology will receive a pay-off from Donuts in return for withdrawing their applications. The auction was administered by [[Applicant Auction]].<ref>[http://domainincite.com/15374-donuts-officially-richer-than-god-after-winning-three-new-gtld-auctions Donuts Officially Richer than God after Winning 3 New gTLD Auctions, DomainIncite] Retrieved 19 Dec 2013</ref>
  
==Contract Signed==
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===Contract Signed===
 
On 06 February 2014 [[Donuts]] received a [[Registry Agreement]] signed by [[ICANN]] for .life after passing all the required processes needed to become a [[Registry Operator]] for the string.<ref>[http://www.icann.org/en/about/agreements/registries-date Registry Agreements, ICANN.org] Retrieved 10 Feb 2014</ref>
 
On 06 February 2014 [[Donuts]] received a [[Registry Agreement]] signed by [[ICANN]] for .life after passing all the required processes needed to become a [[Registry Operator]] for the string.<ref>[http://www.icann.org/en/about/agreements/registries-date Registry Agreements, ICANN.org] Retrieved 10 Feb 2014</ref>
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==Delegation and Availability==
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.life was delegated to the Root Zone of the [[DNS]] on 15 May, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.<ref name="delegation"></ref>
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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[[Category:Lifestyle New gTLDs|life]]
 
[[Category:Lifestyle New gTLDs|life]]
 
[[Category:TLDs with Registry Agreements|life]]
 
[[Category:TLDs with Registry Agreements|life]]
 
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Revision as of 21:57, 2 June 2014

Status: Delegated
Registry: Donuts
Registry Backend: Donuts
Type: Generic
Category: Lifestyle
Priority #: 758 - CompassRose.Life Inc.
1283 - Xiamen 35.com Technology Co., Ltd

1625 - Donuts (Trixy Oaks, LLC)
nTLDStats
Registrations: 197,482
Parked Domains: 143,973
Parked Domain %: 72.9 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 15 May 2014
General Availability: 17 September 2014

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.life is a gTLD that was proposed in ICANN's New gTLD Program. Donuts' application succeeded and was delegated to the Root Zone on 15 May 2014, making the company the Registry Operator for the string.[1]

Background

Registry Operator

  1. Donuts (Trixy Oaks, LLC) - This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.

Previous Applicants

  1. CompassRose.Life Inc. - This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here. The TLD failed its initial evaluation in June 2013 due to its responses to the financial questions in the application; it subsequently requested and passed extended evaluation.[2][3]
  2. Xiamen 35.com Technology Co., Ltd[4]

Auction

It was announced on 19 Dec 2013 that Donuts won in a private auction against all other applicants the right to .life. Donuts is now the sole remaining applicant and CompassRose.Life Inc. and Xiamen 35.com Technology will receive a pay-off from Donuts in return for withdrawing their applications. The auction was administered by Applicant Auction.[5]

Contract Signed

On 06 February 2014 Donuts received a Registry Agreement signed by ICANN for .life after passing all the required processes needed to become a Registry Operator for the string.[6]

Delegation and Availability

.life was delegated to the Root Zone of the DNS on 15 May, 2014, completing the successful application for the string.[1]

References