Quantcast

Latest .asia Stories

2011-06-21 00:00:28

Free online resources outline opportunities for dot.BRAND TLDs in today's new Internet environment Singapore (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 In a historic move, today the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) approved its long-discussed New gTLD Program. This program allows any brand or community of interest to apply for a unique "right of the dot" top-level domain. For example, instead of ".com," a brand like Nike could apply for ".nike" to reinforce its brand on the Web. "The...

2011-05-11 08:20:00

HONG KONG, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- DotAsia today launches Sunrise for Chinese, Japanese and Korean Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) registrations (http://www.idn.asia) and announces the opening of the IDN Pioneer Domains Program (http://www.think.asia). The Pioneer Domains Program is open for any interested applicants to build out the best domains (e.g. http://xn--tlq248c.asia ("trade.asia" in Chinese), http://xn--yckc3dwa.asia ("video.asia" in...

2010-05-17 08:00:00

Auction Yields Nearly $2.4 Million, Follows String of Impressive Domain Name Sales Numbers LOS ANGELES, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Moniker® and SnapNames®, both Oversee.net® companies, announced that the live auction at DOMAINfest® Fort Lauderdale yielded nearly $2.4 million in total live auction sales. The highlight of the auction was the sale of Dating.com, which sold for $1.75 million. The sales figures punctuate a...

2009-12-08 06:26:00

LONDON, December 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A new European domain name (http://www.domainmonster.com/domains/eu-idn) allowing domains to be entered into web browsers using all 23 official European Union languages is set to launch this Thursday, 10th December, 10am GMT, announces Domainmonster.com(R). Internet users will now be able to enter .eu domain names into their browser using their local keyboard, dialect and language, opening up Internet accessibility throughout Europe. Whether...

2009-11-18 02:39:00

HONG KONG, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Following announcements by ICANN to approve the use of Internationalized Domain Names (IDN), the global top- level domain ".Asia", will accept IDN registrations starting in the second half of 2010 to address pent up demand in Asia for multilingual web addresses. (Logo: http://www.prnasia.com/xprn/sa/200808151139.jpg ) "Asia is one of the most important regions for IDN. Asia is already the largest Internet marketplace with over 700 million...

2009-07-06 08:54:00

NEW YORK, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Domainmonster.com & the DotAsia Registry today launched their promotion to give away 2GB micro USB flash drives with every new .asia domain name (http://www.domainmonster.com/domain-name/asia/) purchased for two years or more. Measuring just 15 x 25 x 4mm deep, the Domainmonster.com branded USB drive is only a fraction larger than a quarter dollar or 50 Euro cent coin, making it ultra portable. "This is typically innovative of the DotAsia...

2009-03-24 10:21:00

NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Domainmonster.com today announced they have entered into an agreement with MySpace to provide registrar services for the .tel domain name. Joining Domainmonster.com as a Premier Partner, Domainmonster.com will retail .tel domains to MySpace customers referred from their website. The entire sales, technical and aftercare process will be provided by Domainmonster.com. Matt Mansell, CEO, commented, "MySpace is groundbreaking. They are the first social...

2009-03-17 07:58:00

NEW YORK, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Domainmonster.com today announced the general availability of Telnic's Community Tel Hosting Platform to manage a .tel domain. The Community Tel Hosting Platform ("CTH") allows registrants of the recently launched .tel domain to manage both public and private content that can be made available through their .tel domain. Domainmonster.com has seamlessly integrated the CTH with their own control panel to allow their users a one-stop shop to manage their .tel...

2009-02-02 09:04:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Domainmonster.com today confirms their pre-orders for .tel domains are up more than 400% on any single previous gTLD (Global Top Level Domain Name) launch. As the 2nd largest registrar worldwide for the most recent gTLD launch of .asia last year (see http://tinyurl.com/82sepr), Domainmonster.com has participated in all recent domain name launches, where premium names are frequently sold for more than 100K US Dollars. .tel is the last launch in the currently...

2008-10-23 09:00:16

In preparation for IWF Awareness Day on October 24, 2008, Afilias has announced that it has become a member of the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF). This will increase Afilias' ability to be proactive in eliminating child pornography and sexual abuse content from the .INFO domain. "Afilias has focused on discovering methods, at the domain name registry level, to create a safer Internet environment in the .INFO domain," said Hal Lubsen, President and CEO of Afilias. "This year, we have been...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.
Related