eco Names & Numbers Forum – International

eco is the largest Internet industry association in Europe. The eco Names & Numbers Forum brings together around 140 companies from the Domain industry, out of the total of around 1.000 member companies that have a home at eco. Therefore we offer registries, registrars, resellers and secondary market companies a platform for exchanging big ideas and small business cards.

For our members, we are on location at industry events, we organize workshops, regularly provide up-to-date information and represent the interests of the sector in international committees. Join us, and become a member of one of the largest Domain communities!

News

Help Wanted… Universal Acceptance Programming & Scripting language and framework review

Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Background

Universal Acceptance is a foundational requirement for a truly multilingual Internet, one in which users around the world can navigate entirely in local languages. It is also the key to unlocking the potential of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) to foster competition, consumer choice and innovation in the domain name industry. To achieve Universal Acceptance, Internet applications and systems must treat all TLDs in a consistent manner, including new gTLDs and internationalized TLDs. Specifically, they must accept, validate, store, process and display all domain names.

The Universal Acceptance Steering Group is a community-based team working to share this vision for the Internet of the future with those who construct this space: coders. The group's primary objective is to help software developers and website owners understand how to update their systems to keep pace with an evolving domain name system (DNS).

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Help Wanted… Popular Browsers UA Readiness Evaluation

Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Background

Universal Acceptance is a foundational requirement for a truly multilingual Internet, one in which users around the world can navigate entirely in local languages. It is also the key to unlocking the potential of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) to foster competition, consumer choice and innovation in the domain name industry. To achieve Universal Acceptance, Internet applications and systems must treat all TLDs in a consistent manner, including new gTLDs and internationalized TLDs. Specifically, they must accept, validate, store, process and display all domain names.

The Universal Acceptance Steering Group is a community-based team working to share this vision for the Internet of the future with those who construct this space: coders. The group's primary objective is to help software developers and website owners understand how to update their systems to keep pace with an evolving domain name system (DNS).

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Help Wanted… Evaluation of the Linkification Readiness of popular messaging and social media applications

Universal Acceptance Steering Group

Background

Universal Acceptance is a foundational requirement for a truly multilingual Internet, one in which users around the world can navigate entirely in local languages. It is also the key to unlocking the potential of new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) to foster competition, consumer choice and innovation in the domain name industry. To achieve Universal Acceptance, Internet applications and systems must treat all TLDs in a consistent manner, including new gTLDs and internationalized TLDs. Specifically, they must accept, validate, store, process and display all domain names.

The Universal Acceptance Steering Group is a community-based team working to share this vision for the Internet of the future with those who construct this space: coders. The group's primary objective is to help software developers and website owners understand how to update their systems to keep pace with an evolving domain name system (DNS).

Ensuring that automated ‘linkification’ is applied consistently for all domain names and email addresses is one of the components of the UASG.

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