Google has acquired exclusive rights to the new top-level domain ".app" in a deal with ICANN worth $25 million. One of several that the tech giant has applied for in recent years, it is currently unknown how the company will use the domain.
For the past decades, there have been only a handful of domain extensions, making it difficult to find a good web address since there were so few options. However, in the next few years we can expect over 1,300 new domain extensions added.
On May 24, 2013, U.S authorities seized control of the LibertyReserve.com domain and redirected it into a sink hole along with arresting the owner Arthur Budovsky Belanchuk in relation to money laundering charges.
In 2013, the Internet's familiar domain names, like .com and .net, will be expanded to include a host of new domain names as the net 'opens up'. The process is being run by Icann, who have, this week, announced a new CEO.
With all the excitement over expansion of IP addresses to be expanded from 4-string to 6-string format, little has been reported on the current and proposed regulations to restrict new domain registration. Watchdogs are deeply concerned over censorship.
Plans to create an internet domain specifically for pornographic websites have been rejected. The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers says it does not want to be seen as a regulator of porn content.
The owner of FamilyAlbum.com was surprised to find that he no longer owned the domain, which had not expired. Godaddy had received a complaint about invalid email address and sent an email to this invalid email address demanding the owner correct his inva
Want to be able to access your machine anytime, anywhere? Can’t be bothered purchasing a domain name and configuring Dynamic DNS? Microsoft has a solution: the "Windows Internet Computer Name" -- a unique domain name for your computer.
If you log on to www.juliaroberts.com, you may see a collection of legal
arguments between the owner of the site and attorneys representing actress
Julia Roberts. By the time you get there the site may be down, because Ms.
Roberts is the now rightfu...
Three original Wiggles - Jeff Fatt (purple Wiggle), Murray Cook (red Wiggle) and Greg Page (yellow Wiggle), perform live on TV for the last time after 20 years of Carols in The Domain, at the 30th Woolworths Carols in The Domain concert in Sydney.