Hong Kong-based DotKids Foundation wins the race for .kids

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  1. Prashant Sharan

    Prashant Sharan India Active Member

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    One of the longest-fought new gTLD contests has finally been resolved, with a not-for-profit bid beating out Google and Amazon.

    Amazon last week withdrew its application for .kids, leaving Hong Kong-based DotKids Foundation the only remaining applicant.

    DotKids now has a clear run at the gTLD, with only ICANN contracting and technical testing before .kids goes live in the DNS root. We could be looking at a commercial launch within a year.

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    wot Thailand Well-Known Member

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    Just another failed gltd waiting to happen.