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Survey finds Australians prefer .au domain names

A survey of more than 3,000 Australians has found .au domain name registrations are on the rise, with 76% of all domain name holders choosing .au, an increase of 2% on last year.

auDA reviewing Community Geographic Domain Names

auDA invites public comments on the Policy Rules and Guidelines for Community Geographic Domain Names (CGDNs) by Friday 13 June 2014.

Women in online businesses and their ANZIA potential

Last year, market research commissioned by auDA and AusRegistry showed that women are under-represented in domain name ownership – just 16% of female respondents owned a domain name, compared with 32% of male respondents. It was suggested that one reason for this disparity may be the higher proportion of male...

auDA report on ICANN 49

ICANN 49 may have been the first ICANN meeting held since almost 200 new gTLD strings had been delegated, but it was the NTIA’s news of the transition of IANA oversight that captured the ICANN community’s attention.

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auDA Foundation

Established in 2005, the auDA Foundation makes annual grants to promote and encourage education and research initiatives that will enhance the utility of the Internet for the benefit of the Australian community

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ANZIAs

The ANZIAs are an annual event celebrating the achievements of organisations, businesses and individuals that have made significant contributions to the development and use of the Internet in Australia and New Zealand.

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auIGF

The Australian Internet Governance Forum (auIGF) brings together businesses, organisations and individuals to help shape the future of the Internet.

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