Controversial sale of .org domain manager faces review at ICANN

Read the Story

Show Top Comments

The sale to a private equity firm will enable them >to deliver more to the .org community, and the Internet at-large Does anyone buy that? .org is just a gTLD and has been around *thirty-five years* — it doesn’t need Wall Street’s help.


Every fucking thing has to sell out, doesn’t it?


Do you want Wikipedia to have sponsored content and auto-playing popup ads? That will be the only way to keep the lights on if this sale goes through.


Just a PR gesture.


ICANN says you can’t.