Dykema appoints IP director

US-based law firm Dykema has appointed Dan Harkins as director of its IP department. He succeeds Allan Gabriel, who served in the role for three years. Harkins has more than 25 years of experience in advising clients on how to protect and enhance their...
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Online branding: Is your website sending the right message?

The domain and URL you have for your business is crucial to online success. Domain names at their best must include your business name, and explain what you're offering to customers. As branding experts Novanym explain, a domain name should “capture the tone of voice and style of your business” ...
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Blogger users will just love that

Jean Guillon: I was recently informed that Blogger, the free blogger platform from Google, is about to announce that SSL certificates ("https" secured addresses) will soon be activated for personal domain names. In more simple words: The SSL c...
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Powerful snooping Android malware spotted by Kaspersky Lab

Ars Technica's Dan Goodin said traces included a domain name registered by an Italian IT firm. The researchers said they were pretty confident that the developer of the Skygofree implants was an Italian IT company. Cory Doctorow in Boing Boing: "The researchers hypothesize that Skygofree is a ...
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A new gTLD kills itself off for the second time

DomainIncite: British pharmacy chain Boots has applied to ICANN to terminate its dot-brand contract for the second time. The company asked for its .boots Registry Agreement, signed in 2015, to be ended in December and ICANN opened the request for publ...
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What’s New with ICANN Reviews

ICANN Blog: Provide Your Input on the Assessment Report for the NomCom2 Review Have you interacted with the Nominating Committee? If so, please share your input on the Nominating Committee Review assessment report to help improve this important body. ...
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