The Madeleine Brand Show for June 13, 2012

Get ready — the internet may get a lot bigger

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Could we now search the net using .google?

The agency in charge of managing the Internet, yes there's an agency for that, plans to increase the number of web address endings like .com or .org to possibly include things like .shop or .pizza. It’s being closely watched because of the billions of dollars the businesses are investing to buy up domain names.


Ron Jackson, editor of Domain Name Journal

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