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Government launches .bharat domain name in devanagari script

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NEW DELHI: The government today launched the .bharat domain name in devanagari script covering eight languages including Hindi, Konkani and Marathi.  With the launch, individuals of companies who are interested in owning a website with domain name in Hindi language would be able to book the name in Hindi script.  The name would have '.bharat' in Hindi script as its extension instead of commonly top level domains such as .com, .net or .in.  "This initiative should Read More...

List of most expensive domain names

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List of most expensive domain names From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This is a list of the top 15 highest prices paid for domain names. 1.Insure.com $16 million in 2009 [1] 2.Sex.com for $14 million in October 2010[1][2] 3.Fund.com 2008 £9.99 million[1] 4.Porn.com 2007 $9.5 million[1] 5.Fb.com by Facebook for $8.5 million in November 2010[1][not in citation given] 6.Business.com for $7.5 million in December 1999[1] 7.Diamond.com 2006 $7.5 Read More...

Domain Applicants to be Alerted of Data Breaches

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Organisations taking part in the most ambitious expansion of the Internet so far will find out next week whether their applications for new domain names could have been viewed by competitors as a result of a software bug. The US non-profit Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), which operates the Internet's naming system, has been inviting organisations to apply to own and run their own domains, for example .apple, .nyc or .gay, instead of entrusting them to the operators Read More...

Prevent Domain Name Hijacking, which is one of its most valuable assets

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A company's domain name is one of its most valuable assets, yet businesses do little to protect them from being hijacked. As DNS hijacking becomes more prevalent, IT leaders need to understand how they can protect their companies from the damages domain hijacking wreaks. 4 Ways to Protect Your Domain Domains wouldn't be nearly as easy to hijack if the companies that owned and registered them better protected them, says Harvey. Fortunately, IT managers can take a few simple steps that will go Read More...

VERISIGN ANNOUNCES 8 to 10 % INCREASE IN .COM/.NET DOMAIN NAME FEES

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VERISIGN ANNOUNCES 8 to 10 % INCREASE IN .COM/.NET DOMAIN NAME FEES DULLES, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 07/14/11 -- VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), the trusted provider of Internet infrastructure services for the networked world, today announced, effective Jan. 15, 2012, an increase in registry domain name fees for .com and .net, per its agreements with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). Read More...

6 Things to Know About GENERIC TOP-LEVEL INTERNET DOMAIN (TLD)

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TLD is the suffix attached to domain names (eg: .com, .org, etc). It is used in URLs to identify particular web pages and is at the highest level in the hierarchical Domain Name System of the Internet Originally, the top-level domain space was organized into three main groups: countries, categories, and multiorganizations There are 22 generic TLDs consisting .gov, .edu, .com, .mil, .org, .biz, .info, .names, .pro and .net. Of these domains .edu, .gov, .int, and .mil are now considered Read More...

India Inc Awaits Desi Domains

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Last week, Internet’s naming authority, the Internet Corporation for Assigned  Names and Numbers, completed its initial evaluation for a fi rst set of new domain names, which will vastly expand the internet suffi xes beyond the commonly used .com and .org varieties. Prominent Indian companies, too, have applied for new domain names. Here’s a list : 1. New Custom Website Addresses SOON INFOSYS, Reliance, Bharti or State Bank may fl aunt new domain names Bharti Group - .airtel & Read More...