17 Oct '15, 7pm

Watch ICANN President and CEO Fadi Chehadé’s Welcome ICANN54 Vlog: A warm welcome to everyone at ICANN54 both...

Domain Name System Internationalized Domain Name ,IDN,"IDNs are domain names that include characters used in the local representation of languages that are not written with the twenty-six letters of the basic Latin alphabet ""a-z"". An IDN can contain Latin letters with diacritical marks, as required by many European languages, or may consist of characters from non-Latin scripts such as Arabic or Chinese. Many languages also use other types of digits than the European ""0-9"". The basic Latin alphabet together with the European-Arabic digits are, for the purpose of domain names, termed ""ASCII characters"" (ASCII = American Standard Code for Information Interchange). These are also included in the broader range of ""Unicode characters"" that provides the basis for IDNs. The ""hostname rule"" requires that all domain names of the type under consideration here are stored in ...

Full article: https://www.icann.org/news/blog/watch-icann-president-and...

Tweets

#ICANN's Jean-Jacques Welcome's you to Dublin + to #ICANN54 with his new blog post:

#ICANN's Jean-Jacques Welcome's you to Dublin +...

icann.org 18 Oct '15, 11pm

ICANN54 is finally here, and ICANNers will have an opportunity to meet Dubliners and embrace this historic city. This Publ...

October #ICANN Policy Update has just been publ...

icann.org 18 Oct '15, 2pm

Consensus within the At-Large community was that all 3-character TLDs should not be reserved solely for ccTLDs, but the co...

Live-blogging: ICANN 54 – Sunday live-blog #ica...

domainincite.com 18 Oct '15, 9am

Afilias gives its gTLDs a kick up the bum with U-turn 101domain buy DI will be live-blogging ICANN 54 Andruff fuming after...

Just blogged: DI will be live-blogging ICANN 54...

domainincite.com 16 Oct '15, 11am

DI will be live-blogging ICANN 54 Kevin Murphy , October 16, 2015, 11:17:48 (UTC), Domain Policy I’m going to be doing som...

Looking for an Irish Adventure? #ICANN's Lauren Allison shares the Best of Dublin: #ICANN54

Looking for an Irish Adventure? #ICANN's Lauren...

icann.org 17 Oct '15, 9pm

Unable to fit a Eurotour on this trip? Pretend you are in Paris at Café en Seine , also great for last minute cocktail soc...

.@icann_president explaining #ICANN's role in t...

icann.org 19 Oct '15, 8am

Domain Name System Internationalized Domain Name ,IDN,"IDNs are domain names that include characters used in the local rep...

correction. #UniversalAcceptance #ICANN54. @EUr...

eurid.eu 18 Oct '15, 12pm

Brussels, 10 February 2015 - The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) signed today with the Europea...

Just blogged: ALAC throws spanner in ICANN acco...

domainincite.com 18 Oct '15, 2pm

In its formal response to the CCWG-Accountability proposal issued in August 2015, the ALAC said that it could support the ...

The NEW - Domainers Magazine #ICANN #DomainName

domainersmagazine.com 16 Oct '15, 11am

I’m going to be doing something a little different for ICANN’s latest public meeting. For various tedious reasons I was un...

L-Root server installed at Web Werks Mumbai

icann.org 15 Oct '15, 12pm

Mumbai, India … The second L-Root instance in India has been successfully installed in Mumbai, increasing the Domain Name ...

#Domaining ICANN Dublin - Michael Gilmour: Once...

whizzbangsblog.com 16 Oct '15, 2am

Once again I’ll be heading off overseas to meet up with a gathering of individuals that are entirely immersed in the world...