New York City registers .nyc TLD

by Curtis Lee Fulton

Mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg says the city has registered the .nyc top-level domain. Businesses with an office in the city will be able to register for an address on the new TLD ( in late 2013. The city is still determining the registration fee. The city tapped registry vendor Neustar to administer the TLD. Neustar put up the $185,000 application fee to secure the the domain from ICANN in March 2012.