Independent objector gives initial nod to ‘controversial’ gTLD strings

Professor Alain Pellet, tasked with formally lodging concerns over highly objectionable gTLD applications, has published his comments on a number of ‘controversial’ strings. Acting as ICANN’s independent objector (IO), Pellet has given an initial OK to 10 strings, including ‘.adult’, ‘.porn’ ‘.sex’ and ‘.wtf’.

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