Accountingweb.com

Lawmakers Worry CPA Domain Name at Risk of Deceiving Consumers
Accountingweb.com
Four U.S. legislators have warned the nonprofit group overseeing internet domain names that certain generic top-level domain strings (gTLDs), such as .cpa, could be used to deceive consumers about professional services – in this case, the services of ...



Fortune

Spanish Police Raid .Cat Admin Offices, Threatening the Internet's Cutest Domain Name
Fortune
On Wednesday, Spanish law enforcement raided the Barcelona offices of the Fundacio puntCAT, the administrator of the .cat internet domain. According to the nonprofit group, whose name means “Dot-Cat Foundation” in Catalan, their head of IT, Pep ...

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Economic Times

Internet grows to 331 million domain name registrations in Q2 2017
Economic Times
Internet grows to 331 million domain name registrations in Q2 2017. IANS|. Updated: Sep 22, 2017, 03.11 PM IST. 0Comments. As of June 30, 2017, the .com domain name base totalled 129.2 million domain name registrations, while the .net domain name ...

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Quartz

You can finally sign up to get your own .africa domain name
Quartz
The South African-based ZA Central Registry (ZACR) will finally allow the general public to register for the .africa domain name until July 2018. It comes after a four-year battle with the Kenyan digital non-profit, Dot Connect Africa (DCA), for the ...



Forbes

What Is The Domain Name System And Why Does It Matter?
Forbes
The Domain Name System (DNS) is one of the most critical parts of the internet's infrastructure, and yet most executives know next to nothing about it. In this article, I hope to remedy that by introducing you to the basics of DNS and explaining why it ...



NTI.com domain name saved in UDRP
Domain Name Wire
It also noted there was no evidence that Sarid's company (Ashanti) had the complainant in mind when it registered the domain name. Ashanti asked for a finding of reverse domain name hijacking, but the panel said it saw no evidence of harassment or an ...

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MarTech Today

4 domain name registration myths debunked
MarTech Today
There are tons of great domain names available for registration, and it can take as little as five minutes to register one at any domain name retailer. These online stores make it easy to search for available domain names with name suggestion tools ...



Vantage Asia (subscription)

Domain name protection: Broadening horizons
Vantage Asia (subscription)
A domain name technically is an internet address identifying a computer site or a website to the internet. In commercial parlance, a domain name can be described as a virtual platform where a brand conducts business and takes up residence.



Gizbot

Internet has grown to 331.9 million domain name registrations in Q2 2017
Gizbot
Domain name registrations have grown by 6.7 million, or 2.1 percent, year over year, the company said. The .com and .net TLDs had a combined total of approximately 144.3 million domain name registrations in the domain name base in the second quarter of ...

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Spanish police raid .Cat domain name registry offices
Domain Name Wire
As reported on DomainIncite and InternetNews.me overnight U.S. time, Spanish police have raided the offices of Fundació puntCAT, the registry operator for the .cat domain name. .Cat is a domain name for the Catalonia region and people that speak Catalan.

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