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2014-04-22 08:41:32

Registered Trademark Holders Now Eligible to Submit Applications for Three New Top-Level Domains RESTON, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public Interest Registry - the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain - today launched the first registration phase, known as the Sunrise Period, for its three new Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs). Qualified domain trademark holders can now submit applications for each of these three new domains which translate to "organisation" or...

2014-04-08 08:38:10

Following its successful public launch of new gTLDs, Donuts has 17 more available this month for trademark holder access, and an additional 17 for general availability, including .COFFEE, .DATING, .EVENTS, .MARKETING, .AGENCY, .BARGAINS and .COOL BELLEVUE, Wash., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donuts Inc., the largest registry for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), continues its rapid expansion of the Internet namespace this month by opening 17 more domains for...

2014-04-07 23:24:22

Advance Application for .tokyo Domain Names Now Open to Trademark Holders Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 GMO Internet Group company, GMO Registry, Inc. today announced the opening of new geographic top-level domain (GeoTLD), .tokyo, one of the first new domains to represent a truly global city. During the first phase of the launch, application is open exclusively to trademark holders. After that, Internet users all over the world will have the opportunity to register some of the...

2014-04-04 23:37:19

.CLUB Domains presents a webinar that focuses on new domain extensions that provide great opportunities for brand marketers to leverage domain names that actually add meaning and marketing value to whatever sits to the left of the dot. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 The Internet is about to change dramatically with the introduction of nearly 700 new top-level domains (the part of a domain name to the right of the dot, such as “com”, “biz” and “org”). With these new...

2014-03-24 16:26:09

PARIS, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting Dot, a start-up created in 2011, is one of the first European firms to enter the new extensions for domain names market. Its strategy will be to target communities. .ARCHI and .BIO will be available as of April - Starting Dot is the exclusive administrator of the .archi, .bio and .ski top-level domains globally. - These extensions are intended for sectors with a strong professional...

2014-03-23 20:20:24

New, free API now available to domain registrars, registries and ccTLD operators - identifies malicious domain registrations and provides ICANN-mandated address validation services SINGAPORE, March 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ICANN 49 -- Leading experts and companies in the cybersecurity, Internet and Domain Name infrastructure industry today announced the formation of the Secure Domain Foundation (SDF), a new, non-profit, community-driven organization devoted to the identification and...

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 (ICANN) today launched a process to transition the role of the United States Government relating to the Internet’s unique identifiers system. ICANN’s announcement comes on the heels of an historic announcement today by the U.S. Government stating that it is ready to transfer its stewardship of the important Internet technical...

2014-03-12 23:21:45

Afilias supports new gTLD delegations and registry services for I-REGISTRY DUBLIN (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Global registry services provider Afilias today announced the completion of technical preparations to activate the new .ONL and .RICH generic top-level domains (gTLD) on the global Internet. Managed by Berlin, Germany-based I-REGISTRY Ltd., the .ONL and .RICH gTLDs are unique propositions for a Web presence. The .ONL domain is designed to be a quick way of saying “I’m online” and...

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 controversy over the United States government's special relationship to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130912/MM78947LOGO The proposal, which involves removing root zone management functions from ICANN and creating an...

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 address extensions. Provo, Utah (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 New TLD-Vangelist Tom 'Notcom Tom' Gilles is publicly renouncing his claim to the exclusive right to use the phrase 'New Dots' in the context of top-level domain names. "New Dots are for the world, not any one person...


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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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