.XXX Now Live!

The IANA added the .XXX Top Level Domain to the root nameservers yesterday, meaning that when ICM Registry, and its registry operator Afilias, are ready they can begin registrations of .XXX domain names.Domain Incite reports that “sex.xxx and porn.xxx are now also resolving to placeholder sites.”IANA have published their report on the “Delegation of the .XXX top-level domain” at www.iana.org/reports/2011/xxx-report-20110407.pdf. The report gives a detailed background into the application process.For more information, see the Domain Incite report here.