November 14, 2000
Critics blast Asian-language domain names
Author: JT Smith
CNET News.com reports that not everyone is happy with VeriSign's plans to introduce domain names that use Chinese, Japanese, and Korean characters. Although domain registrars have reported strong initial demand for the new names, some attendees have cautioned that the new system could lead to an increase of misdirected e-mail, disappearing Web sites, and other headaches.