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Thursday, July 24, 2008

Unicode Graphic Domains

Domains using the full character spectrum aren’t really supported well in browsers, partly due to security issues... so entering something like bü (the German word for library) will resolve into what is called a punycode address, namely This kinda ruins it for serious uses, but still, there’s domains out there using more than just ASCII letters... and some even use the graphical symbols part of Unicode:

[Hat tip to Swastikan!]


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