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Online retailer Amazon.com recently lost its bid to capitalize on the ongoing expansion of generic top-level domains (gTLDs). A committee of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the international organization that oversees Internet domains, rejected its application for the domain “.amazon” after objections by several Latin American countries. 447 more words
TLD’s are one of those things that we all use everyday, but no one knows the proper name for!
As the internet has grown, finding a good web address that is still available is becoming more of a challenge and we all know that having a good address can be a very powerful marketing tool. 213 more words
AS FACEBOOK turns ten, and with Bill Gates stepping down as Microsoft chairman, it feels like something is drawing to an end. But if so, it is only the end of the technological revolution’s beginning.
“Last week, we noted that Apple has registered several new “.guru” domains, part of an initial batch of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) being launched over the coming weeks and months,” Eric Slivka reports for MacRumors. 72 more words
“The first of hundreds of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) began rolling out this week, and it should be no surprise that Apple is looking to protect names related to its products and brands,” Eric Slivka reports for MacRumors. 99 more words
You probably didn’t know that the Internet changed yesterday. It looks the same as it always did. Meaning that Facebook still won’t show you all your friends’ updates and there are still plenty of cat pictures. 689 more words