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Old 12th May 2011, 06:11 PM
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Tan Tin Wee

http://bhashaindia.com/Patrons/Succe...TanTinWee.aspx

"But his major contribution to the languages is the concept called 'internationalized domain name' (IDN) with which languages can be used to type domain names."

This is a Microsoft page, but I'm confused about the above quote. Does this mean he coined the term "internationalized domain name"? Is he claiming credit for the IDN concept, which is traditionally credited to Martin Durst?
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Re: Tan Tin Wee

Perhaps Durst changed his name :p

This guy is/was acting CEO of minc.org

http://www.minc.org/Default.aspx?&lang=en

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Re: Tan Tin Wee

he is talking about I-DNS


Question: Like ASCII or Latin based domain name, e-mail ID is also another restriction before non-English speaking people. When will they get e-mail IDs in their own language?
Answer: Recently ICANN approved the introduction of IDNs at the top level. This removes the restriction of English-only alphabets in e-mail addresses. So, users can get e-mail IDs in their own languages now.




Question: where do i get one?
Answer:

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Old 13th May 2011, 03:28 AM
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Re: Tan Tin Wee

Now come the lawsuits.
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