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Baltic Domain Days 2023

NIC.LV kindly invites you to the only domain industry event focusing specifically on the Baltic region BALTIC DOMAIN DAYS 2023, held as a parallel track of the international cybersecurity conference CyberChess 2023.

The main BDD topics will cover DNS security, DNSSEC, domainers, domain squatters, data accuracy, the future of DNS, and other domain industry trends in the Baltics.

Can the Lithuanian internet accommodate everyone: when will we stop using IPv4 addresses and connect to the network via IPv6?

The Internet Service Centre DOMREG specialists at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) conducted the data analysis to find out how well the Lithuanian internet infrastructure is prepared for the next-generation IPv6 protocol. The analysis of Domain Name System (DNS) records of the registered .lt domains indicated that 78.12% of the second-level .lt domains have a name server supporting IPv6, but only 11.10% of websites are accessible using the IPv6 protocol. Only 11.45% of the second level .lt domain mail servers can receive email via IPv6 protocol. A total of 227 982 DNS records of NS, AAAA and MX types for delegated .lt domains were analysed.

Entrepreneurs will increase their knowledge about trademark and domain registration

Entrepreneurs from Vilnius, Klaipėda, Panevėžys and Šiauliai will increase their knowledge about trademark and domain registration, learn more about intellectual property protection, prevention of legal disputes over domain names and trademarks, and European Union (EU) support for small and medium-sized enterprises creating intellectual property. The seminar will be held for the business community in Šiauliai on 27 April 2023, for entrepreneurs in Panevėžys on 4 May 2023, in Vilnius on 10 May 2023, and for business representatives in Klaipėda on 30 May 2023.

Seminar “Why is intellectual property important for business? History of domains and trademarks” in Šiauliai, Panevėžys, Vilnius, Klaipėda

Kaunas University of Technology, Internet Service Center DOMREG and the State Patent Bureau of the Republic of Lithuania, invites to the seminar “Why is intellectual property important for business? History of domains and trademarks”.

Survey: 41% of women's surnames on Facebook are spelled incorrectly, and 93% of .lt domains are also spelled incorrectly

The Lithuanian Computer Society (LIKS) has conducted a survey to determine whether women in open Lithuanian and Icelandic Facebook discussion groups spell their surnames correctly, i.e. using unique letters. The results revealed that only 59% of Lithuanian women spelled their surname correctly on social network sites, while the rest used incorrect spelling with Latin letters without diacritics. Icelandic women were much more active in using unique letters of their language in their surnames, with 90% of Icelandic surnames spelled correctly.

The war in Ukraine has reduced the growth of .lt domains

The Internet Service Centre DOMREG at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU) reports that the growth in the number of .lt domains fell to just 0.5% in 2022, compared to 5.7% in 2021 and even 7.1% in 2020. In total, there were more than 226 000 second-level .lt domains registered at the end of 2022.