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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...

2014-06-11 23:01:37

Authentic Web offers innovative brands the platform toolset they require to deploy, manage, innovate on and scale their .Brand Registry ecosystems. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) June 11, 2014 Authentic Web Inc. announced that is has been approved as an ICANN Accredited Registrar for .Brands. Authentic Web is a platform and services company addressing the needs of enterprises to deploy .Brand ecosystems. The company will deploy its Brand Registry Asset Manager (BRAMTM) platform later this...

2014-06-09 23:06:15

Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces news of particular interest to owners of .co.uk, .me.uk or .org.uk internet domain names. On June 10, 2014, .uk as a direct top-level domain extension will be available through Namecheap. London, UK (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces news of particular interest to owners of .co.uk, .me.uk or .org.uk internet domain names. On June 10, 2014, .uk as...

2014-06-04 08:40:34

Six months after launching its first new gTLDs, Donuts has 16 more available this month for trademark holder access, and an additional 16 for general availability, including .DATING, .EVENTS, .FITNESS, .COMMUNITY, .FISH and .CATERING BELLEVUE, Wash., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Donuts Inc., the world's largest registry for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), continues its expansion of the Internet's global addressing system in June by making 16 new gTLDs available to the general...

2014-06-02 23:02:26

Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, is proud to announce their participation in Fight for the Future’s first-ever “Reset the Net” day on June 5, 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, is proud to announce their participation in Fight for the Future’s first-ever “Reset the Net” day on June 5, 2014. Namecheap is a company that believes deeply in every user’s right to...

2014-05-31 23:02:03

Leading web hosting organization, Viper Hosted Inc., leads the way by unleashing many new generic top-level domain names (gTLD). Houston, TX (PRWEB) May 31, 2014 Leading web hosting organization, Viper Hosted Inc., leads the way by unleashing many new generic top-level domain names (gTLD). The .Guru extension is a new off-beat TLD that's great for anyone who gives advice on any topic. .Graphics is a great choice for graphics firms, while .Vacations is a sure seller for any travel...

2014-05-29 08:26:25

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The SEX.xxx domain, one of the top-rated adult domains on the Internet, has been acquired by Barron Innovations as part of a groundbreaking $5 million, multi-year deal with ICM Registry ("ICM"). The $5 million deal includes more than 40 Premium Generic Keyword Domains and the highly desirable SEX.xxx accounts for $3 million of the total. Other notable names include cam.xxx, phone.xxx and black.xxx, all of which attracted...

2014-05-20 23:14:27

New Top-Level Domain Name Available from AAA Domain Register Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Try to imagine a more memorable or effective domain name for a plumbing business in Boston than: Boston.Plumbing AAA Domain Register, a leading domain name registrar and web hosting company, has an extensive portfolio of city.plumbing names like Boston.Plumbing for immediate lease or sale. Start the search today at: http://aaadomainregister.com/plumbing.html Businesses with an established...

2014-05-07 08:40:52

LONDON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- I-REGISTRY Ltd. launches .RICH [http://www.nic.rich ], the exclusive domain extension for the ultimate status symbol online. This new approach in online communication provides prestigious and luxury lifestyle brands with access to first-class services and unmatched benefits. From fortune to fabulous, .RICH offers individuals, companies and brands a premium online presence with protected namespace. .RICH domain names are created for wealthy...


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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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.
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