• TLD to be removed from the DNS next week

    … The DNS has been growing by, on average 1.1 top-level domains per day for the last 18 months or so, but that trajectory is set to change briefly next week when a TLD is removed. The ccTLD .an, which represented the former Netherlands Antilles territories, is expected to be retired on July 31, according to published correspondence between ICANN…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 7 readers -
  • Toilet Paper Test not to blame as .tp faces deletion

    …, .tp was delegated to represent East Timor. After East Timor’s independence was granted by Indonesia and it was formally recognized as a sovereign state by the international community, it was assigned the TL code by ISO 3166 in 2002. IANA/ICANN delegated .tl to the East Timor government in 2005, and shortly thereafter the .tp registry stopped…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 10 readers -
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