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'''.life''' is a proposed [[TLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]].  
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'''.life''' is a [[gTLD]] delegated 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==
# [[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].
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===Registry Operator===
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# 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>
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It was announced on 19 Dec 2013 that [[Donuts]] won in a private auction against all other applicants the right to .life. Donuts became the sole remaining applicant and CompassRose.Life Inc. and Xiamen 35.com Technology received 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>
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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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Latest revision as of 21:58, 3 April 2015

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: 196,794
Parked Domains: 143,973
Parked Domain %: 73.16 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 15 May 2014
General Availability: 17 September 2014

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.life is a gTLD delegated 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 became the sole remaining applicant and CompassRose.Life Inc. and Xiamen 35.com Technology received 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