Savvas, Antony
November 2007
Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p68
Trade Publication
The article reports that the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Unesco and Internet standards body Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (Icann) will collaborate on global efforts to forge universal standards towards building a multilingual cyberspace. According to the partners, multilingualism is a key concept to ensure cultural diversity and participation for all linguistic groups in cyberspace. Following the evaluation of Internationalised Domain Names by Icann, Internet users around the globe can access wikipedia pages with the domain name "example.test" in 11 test languages.


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