Once registered, you can:

  • - Read additional free articles each month
  • - Comment on articles and featured creative work
  • - Get our curated newsletters delivered to your inbox

By registering you agree to our privacy policy, terms & conditions and to receive occasional emails from Ad Age. You may unsubscribe at any time.

Are you a print subscriber? Activate your account.


ICANN approves 'internationalized' domain names

Published on .

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil--The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers on Thursday approved a resolution enabling domain registries to incorporate "internationalized" domain names. Those names can use scripts other than Roman characters, such as Chinese or Arabic alphabets. It also approved a resolution that stops the use of bulk registrant information for marketing purposes. ICANN also appointed Paul Twomey as president-CEO; he succeeds Stuart Lynn, who stepped down.
Most Popular
In this article: