Real Views: Could domain name lottery privatise the internet?
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers recently held a lottery to determine the order of the new wave of generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs).
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) recently held a lottery to determine the order of the new wave of generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs) due to come on stream in 2013.
Until now, most Irish businesses have used either a ".ie" or ".com" domain name for their website or email address. People can purchase these extensions at little cost by registering with a domain registrar like Register365.
ICANN is now opening up the...
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