22 Jan '14, 6am

Largest Domain Name Expansion in Internet's History Reaches Benchmark

Los Angeles, California… ICANN 's Generic Domains Division today announced that the number of new generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs) delegated into the Internet's Root Zone has topped 100. Delegation is one of the final steps before the Registries that control the domains may begin accepting registrations for names that will use the new gTLDs. "There are now almost five times more generic Top-Level Domains than there were only a few months ago and that translates to greater consumer choice," said Akram Atallah, President of ICANN 's Global Domains Division. "We are as eager as everyone else to see what type of innovation these new Domains will usher into the online world." This massive expansion of the Domain Name System (DNS ) represents one of the greatest changes to the Internet since its inception. "This is an historic milestone for ICANN 's New gTLD Program and the Int...

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