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2014-07-22 00:22:01

TOKYO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -".moe" Could Potentially Hit over 200 Million Registrations! - Interlink Co., Ltd., a new Domain Registry Operator, announced on July 22 that it has opened the Internet's most unique Top Level Domain (TLD), ".moe", to the public for live registrations on a first-come, first-served basis. For the first time ever, users will finally have an online platform worthy to express their MOE (passion) with! (Photo:...

2014-07-21 23:03:25

Registration opens July 22, 3:00 UTC. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 GMO Internet Group company, GMO Registry announces that .tokyo (http://hello.tokyo/en), the top level domain representing Tokyo, the capital city of Japan, will open for worldwide general registration on July 22, 2014, at 03:00 UTC. Following the initial launch phases in which .tokyo was open first exclusively to trademark holders and then in a special priority pre-registration phase, tomorrow’s launch marks the...

2014-07-18 23:00:47

Company that supports more than three million domain names says lasting net neutrality is essential to the Internet economy, encourages customers to submit comments to FCC before midnight deadline. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 With 12 hours to go before the new deadline that closes the first round of comments in the FCC's net neutrality proceeding, leading domain registrar Namecheap swooped in to strike hard on the side of an open Internet by launching NetNeutrality.com, an...

2014-07-17 00:20:39

HONG KONG, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandma.Co Limited, the leading brand management and protection expert in China, announced on July 16, 2014 that Mr. Seinosuke Sato has made an early-stage strategic investment to the company. The deal was completed last week in Hong Kong with the terms undisclosed. Mr. Sato is a renowned entrepreneur and investor in Silicon Valley and Tokyo. His most recent venture is BrainPad Inc., an industry pioneer in the Big Data field, which offers...

2014-07-10 20:21:57

NEW YORK, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Creating a friendly, localized website that is intuitive and inviting to international consumers is an integral step in building a global brand. One often-overlooked aspect of this process is registering domains for each country where you plan on having an online presence. Country-specific domain registrations can help your brand seem less "foreign" and make international consumers more likely to trust your website content. (Photo -...

2014-07-08 08:38:46

.SERVICES, .CITY, .GUIDE, .CHURCH, .FINANCE, .DEALS, .UNIVERSITY, .PICTURES, and others released this month BELLEVUE, Wash., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Internet continues to rapidly expand with 29 new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) becoming available in July. Donuts Inc., the world's largest registry for gTLDs, continues its growth of the Internet's global addressing system this month by making 17 new gTLDs available to the general public, and an additional 12...

2014-07-07 08:31:35

Registrars will open widely useful gTLD at normal pricing in two days BELLEVUE, Wash., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donuts Inc., the world's largest registry for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), will make registrations in .SERVICES available Wednesday at regular pricing levels, following its normal week-long Early Access Program. While the company carefully selected the gTLDs for which it applied and now operates, it notes .SERVICES is one of the more broadly...

2014-06-25 20:22:03

MOUNT PROSPECT, Ill., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the registry operator of the new .pharmacy domain, the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy(®) (NABP(®)), under a contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), will soon provide a means for identifying safe online pharmacies and resources. Under the Association's Registry Agreement, executed with ICANN on June 19, 2014, the new .pharmacy generic Top-Level Domain (gTLD) will be...

2014-06-17 04:22:15

TOKYO, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interlink Co., Ltd., a new Domain Registry Operator, announced on June 17 that it will open the Internet's most unique Top Level Domain (TLD)(1), ".moe", to the public starting Tuesday June 17th. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201406171490/ ) The word "moe" (means a special affinity to fictional characters, people, animals, etc.; pronounced as "moh-ay") is rooted deep in the Japanese Otaku (geek) culture. ".moe" is a New Top Level...

2014-06-16 23:06:15

Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces the launch of their new Business Package this week. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces the launch of their new Business Package this week. Namecheap's new Business Package is designed to serve the needs of the e-commerce community by providing a quick and affordable way for any business to establish a professional online...


Latest ICANN Reference Libraries

Top Level Domain
2013-02-09 10:00:20

Image Credit: Photos.com The top-level domain (TLD) refers to the highest level in the Domain Name System of the internet. It is the last part of the domain name. For example, in www.example.com,  .com is the TLD. Domain names are not case sensitive so .COM works the same as .com. The management of most TLDs are assigned by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which operates the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) and maintains the DNS root zone. The...

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