August 2011 Māori and Iwi domain summary

The Domain Name Commissioner released her monthly statistics on .nz domain names for August 2011, the details and summaries are below including my commentary. Again,  there is currently no public statistical information about International Domain Names-IDN (domains with macrons).  .maori.nz 636 registered .maori.nz names with 9 renewals and 2 expired domain names. As with last month, it appears as though the expired names were for the purposes […]

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.iwi.nz Proposed moderation policy update

As Iwi are evolving, and taking on new definitions within New Zealand legislation, it has become time to review and modify the .iwi.nz moderation policy , also available at http://dnc.org.nz . In my role as the .iwi.nz moderator, i am proposing that one extra criterion be included to the existing .iwi.nz policy. The proposed criterion will be read as follows: Criterion 4. A Mandated Iwi Organisation […]

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