ICANN Allows Non-Latin Arabic Domain Names


Thu, May 6th, 2010 09:03 by capnasty NEWS

Arab nations are leading a "historic" charge to make the world wide web live up to its name. Net regulator ICANN has switched on a system that allows full web addresses to contain no Latin characters. Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are the first countries to have their domains written in Arabic scripts.



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