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Windows 7: ICANN to allow .anytld to be used on the web

20 Jun 2011   #1
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
ICANN to allow .anytld to be used on the web

In a major shakeup for the Internet, the global Internet governing body ICANN has voted to allow any word or name to be used as an Internet suffix.

Currently the number of suffixes, commonly known as TLDs (Top Level Domain) sits at 22 and includes .co. country variations that bring the total up to 250, and other common ones for organisations and governments. This new change would allow domain names with any ending to be registered and approved.

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20 Jun 2011   #2

Windows 7 x64 / Same

It's a shame it costs $150,000+ just to petition for a custom suffix. You have to have money to begin with.
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29 Jun 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1 | OSX Lion 10.7 x64

Dang! And I though I could get my cheap .lol TLD :/
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