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Mapping The Online World

Russell Haworth | Posted 05.04.2016 | UK Tech
Russell Haworth

The internet lets us seek and share information, across borders and across vast distances, with unprecedented speed and ease. At the end of 2015, there were an estimated 3.2 billion internet users worldwide, up from 400 million in 2000.

Maybe It's Because You're A .London-er?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Maybe it's because you're a .London-er? London is to become one of the first cities in the world with its own domain name. A deal was signed thi...

Amazon Loses Battle For .Amazon - Thanks To The Actual Amazon

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Tech

Online retailer Amazon's attempt to register a new .amazon domain name suffix appeared to have failed - thanks to the efforts of the actual Amazon. ...

Sir Tim Berners-Lee: 'The UN Should Not Run The Internet'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Tech

Inventor of the world wide web Sir Tim Berners-Lee has warned that the UN should not be allowed to 'run the Internet'. The British communications p...

'Don't Let The UN Take Over The Internet'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Tech

The United Nations should not be allowed to 'take over the Internet', European MPs have urged. Currently the Internet is controlled by a range of g...

New .UK Domain Name Proposed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 30.11.2012 | UK Tech

Your well-worn 'C' and 'O' keys might be about to get a bit of respite. A new domain name has been proposed that would see '.uk' addresses offered ...

Hundreds Of New Top-Level Domain Name Applications Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Tech

Almost 2,000 requests to register new, top-level domain names have been unveiled. The new domains will take the place of the current website ending...

Hundreds Of New Top-Level Domain Name Applications To Be Revealed

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK Tech

Almost 2,000 requests to register new, top-level domain names are set to be unveiled in London. The new domains will take the place of the current ...

Who is Reading the WHOIS Review?

John Carr | Posted 14.04.2012 | UK Tech
John Carr

The WHOIS directory is meant to be the definitive and publicly accessible list of owners of internet domain names. ICANN is responsible for its manage...