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Afilias' specialized technology makes Internet addresses more accessible and useful through a wide range of applications, including Internet domain registry services, Managed DNS and award-winning mobile Web services.


Afilias Joins Anti-Phishing Working Group Steering Committee To Help Combat Online Fraud

Internet domain name registry focuses on enhancing security, protecting against spam, and building anti-phishing practices for Internet domain names

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 28 January 2008 – Afilias, a global provider of registry services, today announced that it has been elected to serve on the Steering Committee of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), the global industry and law enforcement association focused on eliminating identity theft and fraud perpetrated online through phishing, spamming, and crimeware.

Nombres en español ahora disponibles en .INFO

Afilias, amplía su alcance en la Internet, adicionando idiomas diferentes al inglés facilitando así el registro de nombres de sitios Web con caracteres propios del idioma español.

Spanish Names Now Available In .INFO

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 21 January 2008 – Afilias, a global provider of registry services, announced today that Internet users can now register .INFO domain names that include the Spanish characters á, é, í, ñ, ó, ú, and ü. The introduction of these new domain names, termed Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs), now enables Spanish-speakers to establish Web sites using words commonly used in Spanish such as película.info, teléfono-móvil.info, Ídolo.info, Piñata.info, and others.

Sedo Closes Highest .Info Aftermarket Sale

Cambridge, Mass., July 19, 2007 - Today, Sedo announced it has closed the highest .INFO sale to date, with Travel.info selling for $116,000 USD.

.INFO Domain Crosses 4 Million Registrations

.INFO now supports over 1 million dedicated Web sites after passing 5 year anniversary

DUBLIN, IRELAND - 20 March 2007 - Afilias, a global provider of Internet domain name registry services, announced today that the .INFO generic top-level domain has reached over 4 million domain names under management, marking a significant milestone just months after crossing its fifth anniversary of real time registrations available to the public. The four millionth name, leger-europe2007.info, was registered in the United Kingdom by the registrar MelbourneIT.

.INFO Awards Presented to Winners

Afilias Global Registry Services announces winners of the 2006 .INFO Awards for the best .INFO websites

.INFO Award Kicks Off Online Vote

From October 19 to November 24, Internet users can vote for their favorite Web sites in five different categories from a short list at www.info-award.info.

MUNICH - November 2, 2006. Following a pre-selection round during which a jury of four experts from the field of media and communications evaluated several hundred entries, a total of eighteen .INFO-Web sites have made it to the short list.

Afilias Announces Launch of New IDN Scripts for .INFO Domain

DUBLIN, IRELAND – 23 October 2006 – Afilias, a global provider of Internet domain name registry services, announced today that it has released support for eight additional Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) language scripts in the .INFO generic top-level domain. These eight additional scripts join the German (DE) script that launched in 2004. The new scripts include: Polish (PL), Swedish (SV), Danish (DA), Hungarian (HU), Icelandic (IS), Latvian (LV), Lithuanian (LT), and Korean (KO).