June 18, 2001
Lining up for the dot-biz bazaar
Author: JT Smith
Domain name registrars report brisk business for the new .biz domain suffix. The registration isn't open to the public yet; companies looking to protect their trademarks get first crack at the new TLD, and thousands of companies are flooding registrars with their requests. Also, the deadline for staking claim to one's trademarked domain name was July 9, but the company handling the .biz rollout has extended that deadline to August 6. Wired News has the story.