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.

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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

http://www.iana.org/domains/root/db/my.html
http://www.iana.org/domains/root/db/af.html

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.

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