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#Domain names

# domain-names - Friday 14 March, 2014

US government to privatise the Internet's domain name system

This assigns a unique identification number to each website.

# domain-names - Saturday 3 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge The 7 most crushingly mundane ‘XXX’ website addresses Sfw This post contains images

The 7 most crushingly mundane ‘XXX’ website addresses

These sites are absolutely suitable for work.

# domain-names - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

# domain-names - Monday 15 October, 2012

Tourism Ireland buys ‘’ URL from The Irish Times This post contains a poll

Tourism Ireland buys ‘’ URL from The Irish Times

The internet address ‘’ has been bought by Tourism Ireland from the Irish Times.

# domain-names - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

'.lol', '.bank' among proposed new suffixes for website addresses

The generic new rivals to the likes of .com and .ie could also included branded suffixes like .Google and .NYC.

# domain-names - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Rise of 12.2 per cent in .ie domain registrations

The IE Domain Registry has noted a steady demand for .ie domains from Irish micro-businesses and sole traders in the first quarter of this year.

# domain-names - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Registrations of .ie domains grew by 12 per cent last year

The number of .ie registrations at the end of 2011 was 173,145 – marking growth of 12.9 per cent.

# domain-names - Monday 20 June, 2011

.phew, .abouttime: Internet naming body agrees to expand domain names

The organisation has voted to allow the creation of new domain suffixes, meaning .google, .apple or .thejournal are a possibility.