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Shorter .uk web address idea shelved by Nominet

9:25 pm on Feb 27, 2013 (gmt 0)

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Nominet, the organisation that oversees all UK web addresses, has decided not to go ahead with an optional new service for sites ending with ".uk".

7:56 am on Feb 28, 2013 (gmt 0)

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Looks like a bit of facesaving in Nominet's release.

10:20 am on Feb 28, 2013 (gmt 0)

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Yes - it was an attempt to drive something through by the board, that didn't sit well with a lot of the ordinary members.