What is Afghanistan?

by Kim Davies on June 9, 2008

Tonight on American television quiz show Jeopardy, a piece of IANA-esoterica was the “Final Jeopardy” question of the night:

More information on this event is in the UNDP’s press release of the event, as well as of course the IANA delegation report.


Faizi 06.17.08 at 8:53 pm

Afganistan got the .af domain in 2003 while we just got our .my this year.

Check 06.29.08 at 7:50 am

The IANA assigns internet domains only after there is a corporate presence in the country interested in taking over that project you can read about both here and here


They weren’t with holding it from you. Sorry it took so long for someone in your country to stand up.

Most 07.21.08 at 11:07 pm

Why him domain zone?

Dave 07.28.08 at 6:27 am

You forgot to mention in the post if someone got the answer right.

Comments on this entry are closed.