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US Government Is Allowing Its Contract With ICANN To Expire
2014-03-17 13:49:37

The US government announced on Friday that it will be formally ending its relationship with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), letting its contract to operate key domain-name functions expire...

2014-03-14 23:00:18

Press Briefing Scheduled with Board Chair and CEO Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers

Rockefeller Voices Displeasure Over .Sucks
2014-03-13 12:23:17

Senator John (Jay) Rockefeller on Wednesday urged Internet regulators not to move forward with a proposed online neighborhood for website addresses ending in “.sucks.”

2014-03-13 08:35:28

NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the first set of new generic Top Level Domains (new GTLDs) now in General Availability, several diverse views have been voiced

2014-03-12 23:27:41

planet.ECO® Makes Final 4 as MVP Emmit McHenry, Founder of Network Solutions Joins Team Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 12, 2014

2014-03-04 08:36:52

SYRACUSE, N.Y., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Researchers at the School of Information Studies (iSchool) at Syracuse University have released an innovative proposal to resolve the 15-year

2014-03-04 04:23:07

BEIJING, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's leading brand protection expert - Brandma.Co Ltd.

2014-02-28 23:22:31

TheNewDots.guru founder Tom Gilles, owner of trademark rights to 'New Dots' for domain registration services renounces his claim to rights in favor of general public awareness of new web

2014-02-24 23:23:26

co.com Registry launched its 30-day TM Sunrise Period for trademark holders today, Monday, February 24th.


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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megalophonous
  • Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
  • Of grand or imposing sound.
The word 'megalophonous' comes from Greek roots meaning 'big' and 'sound'.