The World Wide Web is getting wider with the addition of new top-level domains this year, but experts say businesses and marketers may find that grabbing new options won’t do much good. The .com ending for Internet addresses still rules.
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Later this year, the organization that hands out domain names for internet sites will release the first in a wave of new "generic" top-level domains like .art, .insurance and .sport that will allow companies to further customize their Web addresses.
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Bulgaria maybe a small country of 7.5 million, but it’s full of surprises. Take yogurt. You think the yummy snack is Greek? Born in Bulgaria its denizens say. They also say that the country ranks 5th in the world for high-quality broadband and 1st in the EU. The country, no bigger than Tennessee, ranks among the top ten in upload speed. It is one of nine countries that has...
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A trio of domains registered by Gaikai, the company purchased by Sony to bring cloud services to the Playstation 4, were discovered Tuesday ahead of the reveal event for the next-gen console. The domains confirm the name of the...
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The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) this week announced the rollout of hundreds of new Web address suffixes, expected by mid-2013.
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FairSearch, a group of companies including Microsoft, TripAdvisor, Expedia, Nokia and Oracle, has voiced concerns over Google's application to own hundreds of new web domains. In an open post on its website, Fairsearch reveals that it has formally filed objections to Google's requests, telling ICANN (that's the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) that...
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Exactly 27 of the proposed 1898 top level domains now only two steps away from being made live on the internet.
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PRINCETON - Residents seeking townwide high-speed Internet will be asked to establish a municipal light plant for telecommunications at the annual town meeting on May 14.
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) - The people at Netflix know the real speed numbers. It's their business to know. If Netflix is going to make sure their streaming entertainment services perform well in your home, it stands to reason that they're checking Internet provider speeds to see what's the fastest -- and slowest. Starting today, Netflix began posting those results on a website...
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Federal stimulus programs that devoted $7.2 billion to bring high-speed Internet access to rural communities have left some areas without access and others complaining they have too much.
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