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The first Net domains -- where are they now? (pictures)

CNET takes a look at the pioneers of the Internet domain-name land grab, and what their place is now on today's Web.

14 Images By Mar. 12, 2014

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ICANN: No dotless domains for you, Google

The organization in charge of a major overhaul of Internet addresses passes a resolution prohibiting so-called dotless domain names.

By Aug. 16, 2013

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Want sandwich.com? Yahoo auctions off long-lost domains

If you ever dreamed of owning cyberjokes.com, the opportunity is about to present itself when Yahoo auctions off a list of premium domains.

By Nov. 13, 2013

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Feds aim to kill .Army, other military domains

Demand Media wants to run three military domain extensions that -- big surprise -- Uncle Sam isn't too happy about.

By Nov. 21, 2012

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Google might open up certain top-level domains to the public

Assuming the company gains control of such top-level domains as .search, .app, .blog, and .cloud, it doesn't seems to want to restrict their use to its own products.

By Mar. 11, 2013

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Is anyone actually going to .XXX domains?

An analysis suggests that only 61 .xxx domains are in the top 1 million visited sites in the world. The highest is at number 51,549 in the Alexa rankings.

By May. 2, 2012

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Top domains and passwords compromised by Yahoo breach

A more complete list of the domains hit and commonly used passwords as compiled by CNET's Declan McCullagh.

By Jul. 12, 2012

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What's .Google want with 101 new .domains, anyway?

Google's plan for the new top-level domains it gets is unlike most other big tech firms: it wants to offer them up to the public.

By Jun. 22, 2012

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These .xxx domains are ready to hook up

Triple-X domains are cheap and easy: for $100, you can buy Alabama.xxx, Cornell.xxx, USDOJ.xxx, ProphetMuhammet.xxx, and plenty of others, data from Stanford's Elie Bursztein shows.

By Dec. 27, 2011

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The most coveted domains, from .app to .home

ICANN released its list of top-level-domain applications, and .app appears as the most popular domain. Surprisingly, .sex and .sucks garnered less interest.

By Jun. 13, 2012