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.RADIO TOP LEVEL DOMAIN NAME READY FOR LAUNCH

2017 is a big year for radio. The EBU is launching a new Top Level Domain (TLD) name .radio – for the radio community, which will progressively change the way people are reaching internet resources linked to radio.   Registry: European Broadcasting Union (EBU) Registry Backend: CORE Type:  Generic...

.AFRICA in the root zone

55 countries - one TLD Several years of legal battles are finally over and .AFRICA has been delegated. The registry announced a preliminary sunrise (priority registration for trademarkholders) date set to April 4th 2017. The sunrise period will be followed by a Landrush period where highly coveted domain names can...

Important information regarding .TEL!

We are delighted to inform you of some exciting developments which will benefit you, and the wider .tel community. As you may know .tel have had restrictions regarding the use of this top level domain. All .tel domains are today hosted on Telnic:s own nameservers that provide a information...

NET.AR – Registry Restriction Waived !

For years, .com.ar was the only Argentinean domain name extension open to all registrants. The registry has recently removed all restrictions for .net.ar, an extension previous available only to Argentinean residents. There are very few registrations under .net.ar and therefore plenty of good names available to be registered. Please...

.BLOG soon to released!

On Monday 21/11 the new top level domain .BLOG will be released in general availability for anyone to register. The registry recieved over 950 unique applications in the sunrise period making .BLOG one of the most popular new top level domains in sunrise. The word “blog” is something that...

IDN Registration Launch for .site & .website

We can finally announce that IDN registration will soon become available for the top level domains .site and .website! IDN Registrations will be available 28th of July at 06:00 UTC and onwards. Please see the important launch requisites below: • Trademark Claims: In compliance with ICANN policies, TM Claims...