Skip to comments.ICANN: No dotless domains for you, Google
Posted on 08/18/2013 4:03:45 AM PDT by Olog-hai
Contrary to popular thinking, Google doesnt always get its way when it comes to all things Internetat least, not if the latest pronouncement from ICANN is any indication.
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, the organization in charge of a major overhaul of Internet addresses, ruled this week that its passed a resolution prohibiting so-called dotless domain names, essentially putting the kibosh on Googles plans for a dotless http://search domain.
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Guess there will be no “http://upchuck" Bummer :)
I wish ICANN would better police dot domain names, so that .org really are non-profits, .edu really are educational, etc.
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