The registrar powerhouse lets customers sign up early to use four new Internet domains, early arrivals among hundreds that are coming online.
The Internet's address books just got the first four new generic top-level domains, but they won't go live on the Net until trademark holders get a chance to stake their claims.
Pinterest loses its fight to keep Amazon from controlling the new top-level domain .pin.
The expansion of top-level domains on the Internet will end reliance on the Roman alphabet.
Some top-level job changes are in store for the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers come July 1.
Next week, ICANN opens the Internet up to new domains like .ski, .sexy, and .berlin -- and Fadi Chehade has to handle people unhappy with the change. Also: time for the US to let go of its Net oversight?
The organization in charge of a major overhaul of Internet addresses passes a resolution prohibiting so-called dotless domain names.
As Net addresses like .pink, .flights, and .coffee arrive, trademark holders have some new versions of old headaches. Canyon Bicycle prevailed to claim canyon.bike, though.
Two industry groups argue that the retailer's plan to control several generic top-level domains, including .book, .author, and .read, would be anti-competitive.
During the objection period for new generic Top Level Domains, Saudi Arabia launches a multitude of challenges. The domains it has issues with include .wine, .catholic, and .gay.