IE Domain Registry's SME Digital Health Index, published this week, found 2 of the biggest barriers to SMEs doing more online are a lack of time (with 24% reporting as a barrier) and a lack of the technical skills (11%) perceived as necessary to build a website, integrate e-commerce, or make use of productivity or analytics software. A quarter (25%) say that they are doing all they can' onlineeven though only 3 in 10 SMEs can take sales orders through their website.
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The Barcelona City Council has cut the price of .barcelona domain names in a bid for it 'to be accessible to all the citizens of the metropolitan area.' The price reduction is ongoing and came into effect on 10 September. While it's the registry fee that has been reduced, the fee charged to registrars, registrars are free to charge their own fees for registration, as usual. The reduced fee wasn't publicised in the announcement from domini.barcelona. Additionally, on
After intervention from the Electronic Frontier Foundation and the Harvard University Cyberlaw Clinic, it's now possible to register .us domain names with the 'seven dirty words'. The change of course in policy by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), part of the Department of Commerce, and Neustar, the .us registry, came about following the registration of the domain name fucknazis.us by Jeremy Rubin. According to a post by the Cyber
Recently threat intelligence organisation Recorded Future published a blog post suggesting 'spammers are not at least at this time rushing to launch new campaigns because of GDPR-enforced WHOIS privacy rules.' The General Data Protection Regulation that came into force on 25 May, seeks to give individuals more control over their personal data and to simplify data protection regulation in the European Union to one rule for all countries. Recorded Future published sp
Canon Inc. recently announced that as of 20 August, their company email addresses that until now have ended with @canon.co.jp will now make use of their .canon new gTLD and end with @mail.canon. In February 2015, Canon Inc. attained the usage rights to the .canon new generic top level domain and, in May 2016, Canon changed the URL of its global website from canon.com to global.canon. The gTLD is gradually being adopted by Canon Group companies around the world. Beca