Behind the names and numbers of the Internet

Aug 15, 2013
Fadi Chehade, CEO of ICANN -- the organization in charge of assigning names and numbers to Internet addresses -- talks about changes coming ahead for domain names and websites.
Posted In: ICANN, Internet, domain names, domains

Advertisers are upset about new domain names

Aug 18, 2011
A couple days ago we told you about how a lot of companies are steamed about the .xxx domain name (intended for porn) scheduled to go into effect...
Posted In: domains

Companies feeling grouchy about .xxx

Aug 16, 2011
The web suffix .xxx will soon go online. It's meant for adult content sites to use so that parents can block it. But Reuters reports that a lot of...
Posted In: .xxx, domains, PETA, porn

Countries with short web suffixes are making money

Feb 7, 2011
Commercials for the web hosting company GoDaddy are weird enough already (they try to be sexy but just end up hostile and confusing) (insert...
Posted In: business, domains, government, Law, world

Domain name land rush

Feb 7, 2011
Starting tomorrow, [lots of investors and entrepreneurs are headed to San Francisco](
Posted In: business, domains, Web Culture

Finally! There MAY be sex on the internet

Jun 25, 2010
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers has given initial approval of a new domain name for pornography sites - .xxx.  This doesn...
Posted In: domains