Difference between revisions of ".love"

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|category = [[:Category:Lifestyle New gTLDs|Lifestyle]]
 
|category = [[:Category:Lifestyle New gTLDs|Lifestyle]]
 
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|priority = 262 - [[Top Level Domain Holdings]]<br>334 - [[Uniregistry]], Corp.<br>563 - [[Google]] ([[Charleston Road Registry Inc.]])<br>1029 - [[Merchant Law Group LLP]]<br>1661 - [[Donuts]] (Hidden Cypress, LLC)<br>1851 - [[Famous Four Media]] (Sierra Registry Limited)
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|priority = <s> 262 - [[Top Level Domain Holdings]]<br>334 - [[Uniregistry]], Corp.<br>563 - [[Google]] ([[Charleston Road Registry Inc.]])</s><br>1029 - [[Merchant Law Group LLP]]<br><s>1661 - [[Donuts]] (Hidden Cypress, LLC)<br>1851 - [[Famous Four Media]] (Sierra Registry Limited)</s>
 
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'''.love''' is a proposed [[TLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]].  
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'''.love''' is a proposed [[GTLD]] in [[ICANN]]'s [[New gTLD Program]].  
==Current Applicants==
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# [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]], .love is one of 68 applications that [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] has filed for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application Update 92 applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref> This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1717 here].
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==Applicant==
# [[Uniregistry]], Corp., the company is owned by [[domainer]] [[Frank Schilling]] and has applied for 54 new TLDs.<ref>[http://www.thedomains.com/2012/06/13/here-are-the-54-new-gtlds-that-frank-schillings-uniregistry-applied-for/ Here Are the 54 New gTLDs, TheDomains.com]</ref>
 
 
# [[Merchant Law Group LLP]]
 
# [[Merchant Law Group LLP]]
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===Former Applicants===
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# [[Richemont DNS Inc.]] - This application was '''WITHDRAWN'''.
 
# [[Google]] (Charleston Road Registry Inc.)
 
# [[Google]] (Charleston Road Registry Inc.)
 
# [[Famous Four Media]] (Sierra Registry Limited)
 
# [[Famous Four Media]] (Sierra Registry Limited)
 
# [[Donuts]] (Hidden Cypress, LLC), the company has applied for 307 new TLDs. This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/668 here].
 
# [[Donuts]] (Hidden Cypress, LLC), the company has applied for 307 new TLDs. This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/668 here].
===Former Applicants===
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# [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]], .love is one of 68 applications that [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] has filed for on its own behalf.<ref>[http://www.tldh.org/2012/06/gtld-application-update-92-applications-submitted/ gTLD Application Update 92 applications submitted, TLDH.org]</ref> This applicant submitted a [[PIC|Public Interest Commitment]], which can be downloaded [https://gtldresult.icann.org/application-result/applicationstatus/applicationdetails/1717 here].
# [[Richemont DNS Inc.]] - This application was '''WITHDRAWN'''.
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# [[Uniregistry]], Corp., the company is owned by [[domainer]] [[Frank Schilling]] and has applied for 54 new TLDs.<ref>[http://www.thedomains.com/2012/06/13/here-are-the-54-new-gtlds-that-frank-schillings-uniregistry-applied-for/ Here Are the 54 New gTLDs, TheDomains.com]</ref>
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===TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding===
 
===TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding===
 
On February 26 2013, [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.<ref>[http://domainnamewire.com/2013/02/26/tldh-gets-up-to-15-million-for-a-single-top-level-domain-name-auction/ TLDh Gets 15 Million for A Single Top Level Domain Name Auction, DomainNameWire.com] Published and Retrieved 26 Feb 2013</ref>
 
On February 26 2013, [[Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd.]] announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.<ref>[http://domainnamewire.com/2013/02/26/tldh-gets-up-to-15-million-for-a-single-top-level-domain-name-auction/ TLDh Gets 15 Million for A Single Top Level Domain Name Auction, DomainNameWire.com] Published and Retrieved 26 Feb 2013</ref>
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===2014 Auction===
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On the 8th December 2014, it was reported that [[Merchant Law Group LLP]] had won .love at auction <ref>[http://domainincite.com/17755-love-won-by-class-action-lawyers?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DomainIncite+%28DomainIncite.com%29 Domainincite, love won by class action lawyers] Retrieved 8th December 2014.</ref>
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==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 22:00, 8 December 2014

Status: Proposed
country: International
Registry: Merchant Law Group LLP
Registry Backend: CentralNic
Type: Generic
Category: Lifestyle
Priority #: 262 - Top Level Domain Holdings
334 - Uniregistry, Corp.
563 - Google (Charleston Road Registry Inc.)

1029 - Merchant Law Group LLP
1661 - Donuts (Hidden Cypress, LLC)
1851 - Famous Four Media (Sierra Registry Limited)
nTLDStats
Registrations: 29,374
Parked Domains: 20,546
Parked Domain %: 69.95 %
Important Dates
Delegation: 02 April 2015
General Availability: 17 July 2015

More Information: NTLDStatsLogo.png

.love is a proposed GTLD in ICANN's New gTLD Program.

Applicant

  1. Merchant Law Group LLP

Former Applicants

  1. Richemont DNS Inc. - This application was WITHDRAWN.
  2. Google (Charleston Road Registry Inc.)
  3. Famous Four Media (Sierra Registry Limited)
  4. Donuts (Hidden Cypress, LLC), the company has applied for 307 new TLDs. This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  5. Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd., .love is one of 68 applications that Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. has filed for on its own behalf.[1] This applicant submitted a Public Interest Commitment, which can be downloaded here.
  6. Uniregistry, Corp., the company is owned by domainer Frank Schilling and has applied for 54 new TLDs.[2]

TLDH & $15mm Auction Funding

On February 26 2013, Top Level Domain Holdings Ltd. announced that it had entered into a funding agreement worth $15 million to be used in the case of auction for a specific unnamed TLD. The investor will not receive ownership of the TLD but a share of future revenues. TLDH did not name the TLD that the funds are directed for, and it is in 11 head to head contentions and 12 featuring more than one contender.[3]

2014 Auction

On the 8th December 2014, it was reported that Merchant Law Group LLP had won .love at auction [4]


References