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2010-07-12 10:57:00

RESTON, Va., July 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As one of the original top-level domains, .ORG, The Public Interest Registry (PIR) today congratulates The MITRE Corporation for being the first registrant 25 years ago with the .ORG domain.

2010-05-23 23:00:00

TOKYO, May 24 /PRNewswire/ -- UrbanBrain Inc., a registry back-end service provider, announced today that it plans to offer individual Internet users, hobbyists, and business owners the opportunity to extend their reach out into the world by securing a URL under .SITE, an easily identifiable Internet extension (Generic Top-Level Domain or "gTLD" (1)). Representative Director and CEO of UrbanBrain Inc., Kevin Saimon, indicates the addition of new Internet extensions will increase competition...

2009-03-31 10:00:00

-Who wants to share the revenue of future.com?- TOKYO, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- What is World Domain Cup? The new generic Top-Level Domain (*gTLD) program currently being discussed within the Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (*ICANN) community will pave the way for people to apply for a new gTLD (current examples of gTLD include ".com", ".org" and ".net" among others).

2008-10-22 12:00:24

VeriSign, a US-based provider of internet infrastructure services for the networked world, has expanded its internet infrastructure by deploying additional infrastructure in Terremark's Madrid facility, the NAP de las Americas Madrid.

2008-10-21 09:00:26

Terremark Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:TMRK), a leading global provider of IT infrastructure services, today announced that VeriSign, Inc.

2008-09-30 06:00:19

eco, the federation of the German Internet economy, along with .ORG, The Public Interest Registry announce a forum event that will gather thought-leaders under the theme "From Ground Breaking to the Mainstream." During this one-day event, experts will discuss new ideas, concepts, and technologies in the experimental stage that will contribute to the future growth and stability of the Internet.

2008-09-15 09:00:00

A new contest is calling for Internet video enthusiasts to show their stuff in a bid to spotlight an emerging corner of the Web that allows people to create their own TV channel on the Web. Today through Nov. 15, the .tv Webmercial Contest is accepting submissions to www.tv.

2008-09-04 09:05:00

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, today released the Domain Report for the second quarter of 2008, highlighting the continued growth of the Internet globally.

2008-07-21 12:00:40

RESTON, VA--(Marketwire - July 21, 2008) - A request by .ORG, The Public Interest Registry to bolster Internet security via the implementation of Domain Name Security Extensions (DNSSEC) was unanimously approved by the board of Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) at the recent Paris meeting.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.