• New gTLDs still a crappy choice for email — study

    …, IBM and the Financial Times are among those sites highlighted as having only partial support for today’s wide variety of possible email addresses. The study, carried out by Donuts and ICANN staff, looked at 749 websites (in the top 1,000 or so as ranked by Alexa) that have forms for filling in email addresses. On each site, seven different email…

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  • Companies losing $10 BILLION by ignoring new gTLDs — report

    …, Arabic, Vietnamese and Indian languages) are not currently online, then estimated how much revenue would be generated if just 5% of these users (17 million people) were persuaded online by the existences of IDN TLDs. The report was commissioned in order to raise awareness of the financial benefits of universal acceptance. The UASG has spent most…

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