New York becomes first U.S. city to get unique Web domain
New York City’s information Web site for the .nyc Web address.
Screenshot by Dara Kerr/CNET)
It appears a new domain landgrab has begun, kicking off with New York City becoming the first place in the U.S. to get its own top-level domain: .nyc. New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the news Tuesday, saying this new URL will greatly help residents and businesses establish themselves as true New Yorkers. “Having our own unique, top-level domain — .nyc — puts New York City at the forefront of the digital landscape and creates new opportunities for our small businesses,”…