Idn Cctld

An internationalized country code top-level domain (IDN ccTLD or ccIDN) is a top-level domain (TLD) in the Domain Name System (DNS) of the Internet. IDN ccTLDs are specially encoded domain names that are displayed in an end user application, such as a web browser, in their language-native script or alphabet, such as the Arabic alphabet, or a non-alphabetic writing system, such as Chinese characters. IDN ccTLDs are an application of the internationalized domain name system to top-level Internet domains assigned to countries, or independent geographic regions.Although the domain class uses the term code, some of these ccTLDs are not codes but full words.
Posts about Idn Cctld
  • EU IDN not banned after all

    …, is sufficiently close to one or more other strings, it is probable that a reasonable Internet user who is unfamiliar with the script perceives the strings to be the same or confuses one for the other. That’s adapted almost verbatim from the original recommendations of the ccNSO. The only addition ICANN made was to add the clearly important clause “in upper…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 3 readers -
  • Bulgaria and Greece win IDN ccTLDs on appeal

    … ccTLD, and the standard applied was exactly the same standard as applies to Latin ccTLDs. Will the GAC accept this determination, or stomp its feet? Related posts: GAC demands appeal of IDN ccTLD bans Bulgaria to appeal ICANN rejection Bulgaria to file ICANN reconsideration appeal over rejected IDN ccTLD …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 3 readers -
  • Iceland yanks Islamic State domain

    … current media practice here in the UK to call it “so-called Islamic State”. Related posts: Will ICANN be forced to reject Islamic gTLDs? Islamic states to “officially object” to .islam Iraq to get IDN ccTLD …

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 2 readers -
  • Iraq to get IDN ccTLD

    … Iraq was this week granted the right to use a new Arabic-script country-code top-level domain. ICANN said the war-torn nation’s request for عراق., which is Arabic for “Iraq”, has passed the String Evaluation phase of the IDN ccTLD Fast Track program. Like .iq, the registry will be the government’s Communications and Media Commission. Once…

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