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Iran accuses Google of ‘fabricating lies’ for leaving Gulf nameless on its maps

Iran has lashed out at yet another Internet giant, this time going after Google for what it sees as an egregious omission on Google Maps, AFP reports. The body of water separating...
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ICANN, but YOUCANT: Internet naming body won’t hand over Iran, Syria and North Korea’s domains to terror victims

Technology : Pando Daily (8 hours ago)

ICANN has responded to a US court’s attempt to have control over the top level domains of Iran, Syria and North Korea handed over to victims of terrorism. Unsurprisingly their response is “uh… no.” As CircleID explains, US law permi... Read Post

Iran Threatens Google Over Nameless Gulf

News / International Affairs : World from Newser (2 years ago)

The body of water separating Iran from the Arabian peninsula is nameless on Google Maps, and Iran isn't happy about it. Iran's foreign ministry accuses Google of dropping the name Persian Gulf "as one of the seditionist acts taken a... Read Post

Iran plans to sue Google over leaving the Persian Gulf nameless on its Maps service

Technology : The Next Web Blog (2 years ago)

It seems that Google’s woes over its decision to leave the Persian Gulf nameless on Google Maps are far from over, with Iran saying it will sue the tech company... Read Post

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