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Explaining the Internet's new domain endingsupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 21:34:00

On Monday, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) voted to allow a new array of Internet domain endings.

CNNMoney: Forget .com, here's .cokeupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 10:53:00

The trusty old Internet addresses we know and love -- the .coms, .nets, .orgs -- are about to get some new competition.

Porn finds an online homeupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 07:13:00

CNN's Phil Han explains how the domain name, .xxx, has finally been approved for porn sites after a ten year fight.

New web naming rules to change Internet browsingupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 07:13:00

Coming soon to a website near you: dot-anything

CNNMoney: ICANN approves .xxx for adult sitesupdated: Fri Mar 18 2011 18:44:00

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers said Friday it approved the .xxx domain for adult web sites after years of nixing the idea.

CNNMoney: Porn sites could soon get their ".xxx"updated: Fri Jun 25 2010 12:59:00

Porn sites could soon be swapping their .com for the sexier .xxx.

Domain names open upupdated: Fri Oct 30 2009 08:13:00

CNN's Pauline Chiou asks attorney Martin Schwimmer about the upside of internationalizing domain names.

Internet domain names set to appear in non-Latin scriptsupdated: Fri Oct 30 2009 08:13:00

The group that controls top-level domain codes for Internet addresses is poised to permit non-Latin language codes for the first time in its history.

Opening the domain frontierupdated: Thu Jun 26 2008 15:27:00

The Internet is set to expand, as CNN's Jim Boulden reports.

Group votes to relax Web naming rulesupdated: Thu Jun 26 2008 15:27:00

A group charged with overseeing the development of the Internet voted Thursday to relax the rules on Web site naming conventions -- potentially triggering a virtual domain name gold rush to rival the dotcom boom of the late 1990s. Internet Agency Eases Domain Rulesupdated: Thu Jun 26 2008 14:00:00

The Internet's key oversight agency relaxed rules Thursday to permit the introduction of hundreds, perhaps thousands, of new Internet domain names to join ".com"

Group considers relaxing Internet naming rulesupdated: Thu Jun 26 2008 06:15:00

The group controlling Internet domain names may soon decide whether to relax naming rules and potentially open up a virtual domain name gold rush.

CNNMoney: Porn domain '.xxx' rejected by agencyupdated: Fri Mar 30 2007 12:54:00

An international agency tasked with the responsibility of setting guidelines for the creation of Internet domain names voted Friday to reject a company's proposal to create an ".xxx" domain for adult Web sites.

CNNMoney: Regulator votes against XXX domainupdated: Tue May 09 2006 21:52:00

NEW YORK ( - For the time being, there will be no red-light district on the Internet.

Fortune: People Who (We Fervently Hope) Know What They're Doing Put away your leadership gurus and your office-politics visionaries. Someupdated: Mon Aug 11 2003 00:01:00

DAVID BLITZER It's up to Blitzer, 54, chairman of the Standard & Poor's Index Committee, to decide which companies go on and off S&P's benchmark 500-stock index. The committee adds or drops about 2...

Fortune: No Ties Here...Superfund Woes...The Trademark Cops... The New Dot-Comsupdated: Mon Nov 13 2000 00:01:00

The Tie Police: Don't try wearing a necktie on South Padre Island, Texas. It is, as it turns out, illegal. A proclamation by Mayor Edmund Cyganiewicz requires the resort town's scissors-wielding ch...

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