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#Domain names

# domain-names - Friday 14 March, 2014

US government to privatise the Internet's domain name system
# Www
# Www

US government to privatise the Internet's domain name system

Mar 14th 2014, 10:09 PM 10,067 Views 29 Comments

This assigns a unique identification number to each website.

# domain-names - Saturday 3 November, 2012

The 7 most crushingly mundane ‘XXX’ website addresses
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From The Daily Edge
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The 7 most crushingly mundane ‘XXX’ website addresses

Nov 3rd 2012, 1:00 PM 16,505 Views 1 Comment

These sites are absolutely suitable for work.

# domain-names - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

@ireland.com email users slam 'disgraceful' decision to end service
# Ireland.com
# Ireland.com

@ireland.com email users slam 'disgraceful' decision to end service

Oct 17th 2012, 4:00 PM 15,889 Views 52 Comments

Some 15,000 active users of the email facility will now have to transfer their data and set up a new email account as the service will shutdown next month.

# domain-names - Monday 15 October, 2012

Tourism Ireland buys ‘Ireland.com’ URL from The Irish Times
# Ireland.com
# Ireland.com

Tourism Ireland buys ‘Ireland.com’ URL from The Irish Times

Oct 15th 2012, 4:43 PM 13,501 Views 52 Comments

The internet address ‘Ireland.com’ 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
# Domain Names
# Domain Names

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

Jun 12th 2012, 12:19 PM 2,194 Views 5 Comments

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
# Ie
# Ie

Rise of 12.2 per cent in .ie domain registrations

Apr 18th 2012, 1:38 PM 1,768 Views 4 Comments

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
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# Ie

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

Jan 4th 2012, 12:22 PM 2,047 Views 5 Comments

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
# Internet
# Internet

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

Jun 20th 2011, 9:01 AM 671 Views 8 Comments

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