News & Announcements

Start up on .TECH Domain receives $6.7 million in Funding

March 31st, 2016:Radix's .TECH sees another big win in 2016 (more)

Radix scores a Touchdown in February

March 9, 2016:Generates over 750k new Registrations in the Month (more)

Radix & WHMCS offer free .HOST Domains to all WHMCS customers

March 3, 2016:WHMCS offers its web host customers a free .HOST domain name - 2000+ domains registered within 5 days of launch (more)

Radix and SnapNames Announce Exclusive Partnership

March 1, 2016:Several domain extensions on tap for exclusive auctions, starting with .website (more)

Radix gives its TLD .SPACE a Makeover

February 25, 2016:Radix's .space gets a brand new Avatar & kicks off customer centric marketing (more)

.store set to Launch in April

February 17, 2016:First extension to focus on the e-commerce market to be launched by Radix in April (more)

Radix Closes Holiday Sales With Over 35K Paid Registrations

December 2, 2015:Radix closed the holiday sales with 35,000+ paid registrations across the .online, .site, .website, .space, .tech, .press and .host TLDs. (more)

.ONLINE fastest to sell 100,000 Domains

November 20, 2015:Radix's .online sets a new record (more)

.Online becomes the fastest TLD to sell 50,000 Domains

September 02, 2015:Radix's .online hits 50,000 in 7 days of GA (more)

.Online goes into GA

August 26, 2015:28,000 Registrations in the First 30 Minutes (more)

.Online Receives 550+ Sunrise Requests - A Fortnight still to go

August 03, 2015:Radix's latest launch .online surpasses 550+ Sunrise requests & sees demand from leading brands across varied industry verticals. (more)

40+ Pioneers signed on for .TECH, as it enters EAP Today

July 29, 2015:OnePlus co-founder, top tech influencers and leading startups among the first to adopt .tech (more)

Radix Celebrates Its 1st Anniversary

June 24, 2015:Radix is celebrating its first Anniversary today (more)

Radix Partners With the International Center for Journalists' Press Freedom Initiative

May 04, 2015:Portion of Radix's Revenues From May Will Support ICFJ (more)

Global Tech Industry Set to Gain Its Own Domain Extension

April 26, 2015:Another gTLD Launches. This Time .TECH Aimed at the Tech Industry (more)

Dot Website Hits 50,000 Registrations

April 06, 2015:In less than seven months since its general availability, Dot website has crossed 50,000 registrations. (more)

.HOST Enters Launch 2.0 with a Bang

November 26, 2014:.HOST, the hosting industry’s signature top level domain extension releases 120,000+ previously blocked names. (more)

Radix Launches .space: "Domains with Personality"

November 19, a much needed domain extension for individuals, freelancers and professionals launched (more) Breast Cancer Awareness by Bluehost

October 20, 2014:Bluehost adopts .host domain extension to spread the word for its CSR efforts (more)

.PRESS - The News Media Industry gets its Own Internet Namespace

October 16, 2014: .PRESS Domain Names launched for Journalism, News Media and Publishing Industry (more)

Radix Announces The Addition Of .Tech To Its Portfolio

October 9, 2014: Radix announces the addition of .tech to its portfolio - .tech a New gTLD for the Technology Sector (more)

.HOST Announces Top Global Players As Pioneer Partners

August 28, 2014: Pioneer program drums up big anticipation for the launch (more)

Landrush Opens for .Website, .Press and .Host

August 26, 2014: Radix concluded sunrise for the first batch of its extensions — .website, .press and .host. (more)

Last Lap of .WEBSITE, .PRESS and .HOST sunrise

August 14, 2014: The Sunrise of Radix’s first three TLDs .website, .press and .host is receiving great acceptance. (more)

Radix Launches three new TLDs in sunrise with backing from 50+ Registrar Partners

June 25, 2014: .website, .press and .host takeoff with strong support from leading global registrars (more)

Radix announces .website's Launch Timeline

June 16, 2014: The first true alternative to .com hits the market this summer (more)

.HOST timeline released as Pioner Program kicks off

June 12, 2014: Radix sees substantial interest in early registration opportunity (more)

Radix Wins the .Website New gTLD

October 23, 2013: Radix wins the rights to operate the first truly generic new gTLD that the world will see (more)

Radix’s uncontested .host gTLD passes ICANN’s initial evaluation

July 05, 2013: .HOST set to go live in January 2014 (more)

Radix Registry Passes 4 New gTLD Initial Evaluations

May 07, 2013: Radix Registry has passed the initial evaluation on .blog, .hotel, .online and .insurance. (more)

Directi, Tucows and Namecheap Team Up to Run .ONLINE

March 27th, 2013: Domain Industry Veterans announced that they would work together in bid to manage the .online registry. (more)

Radix Registry Sees No Contest on Several ICANN New gTLD Applications

June 13th, 2012: Directi Group, a global leader in Internet products and Web services, and its new subsidiary, Radix, today announced that it is the sole ICANN gTLD applicant for the .space, .press and .host strings. It was also revealed that Radix will be competing on the remaining 28 out of 31 gTLDs that it has applied for. (more)

Directi Group Applies for Thirty-one Top-Level Domain strings in the ICANN process

May 31st, 2012: Directi Group, a global leader in Internet products and Web services, today announced its ambitious effort to secure Top-Level Domains (TLDs) under ICANN's program to expand the Internet's addressing system. Under its new brand - Radix - Directi has committed over $30 million on the application of 31 strings comprising several generic and mass market names. (more)

Directi Group launches Radix and appoints ARI Registry Services for new Top-Level Domain project

March 7th, 2012: In an announcement set to shake up the domain name industry, ARI Registry Services has announced it has been appointed as the exclusive registry services provider for Radix, a new entity within the Directi Group, that will be focussed on obtaining and running new generic TLDs. (more)

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