Announcements

Keep up to date with what's going on with Google Registry. Check here for information and updates about our top level domains.

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10 sites and apps to help you get ready for the holidays
Whether you need gift ideas this holiday season or reminders to take a breather on the busiest days, here are some of our favorite websites and apps to help you plan your holiday season.
3rd November 2021
How companies are using .new shortcuts
One year after the launch of .new, we checked in with three teams that started using it early on — Adobe, Glitch and Google Workspace — to see if their customers are enjoying the shortcuts they created.
5th August 2021
Tips and shortcuts for a more productive spring
Discover .new shortcuts and tips from entrepreneurs to increase your productivity.
28th April 2021
Eight women kicking butt and taking (domain) names
In honor of International Women's Day, Google Registry is sharing a blog post and eight new videos featuring women on .app and .dev.
8th March 2021
These Black tech creators are changing the domain
Check out a new blog post that features 6 black creators making waves on .app, and .page.
16th February 2021
21 websites and apps to make your 2021 better
Check out a new blog post that features .app, .dev, .page, and .new websites.
21st January 2021
Restore fee reduction starting February 18, 2021
Google Registry is halving Restore fees on all open TLDs
11th January 2021
5 .new Holiday Helpers
Can you believe 2021 is just around the corner? As we head into the last weeks of this year, we’re sharing five .new tips that can help you prepare for the holiday season.
12th November 2020
Extending the waiver of the Domain Restore Fee
Google Registry is extending the Domain Restore Fee waiver for all domains until January 14th, 2021
22nd July 2020
Update on .meet
The .meet TLD is being launched by Google Registry as an ROCC exempt top level domain
29th April 2020
Temporary waiver of the Domain Restore Fee
Google Registry is waiving the Domain Restore Fee for all domains from March 30th until August 3rd, 2020
30th March 2020
Applications are open for the .new Limited Registration Period
Starting Today anyone who wishes to register a .new domain name can apply to do so at whats.new.
2nd December 2019
.new is ready for action
On October 29th, Google Registry launched .new as an extension exclusively for performing new actions online: any act that leads to creation can have a quick and memorable .new shortcut associated with it. Check out some of our featured launch partners and learn more at whats.new.
30th October 2019
Congrats to our 2019 Registry Website Competition winners!
Back in February, we announced a Registry Website Competition on safe.page. Congrats to our nine winners!
31st July 2019
Happy 1st birthday, .app!
Happy 1st birthday, .app! A year ago today, .app became generally available as the first open top-level domain (TLD) with built-in security. Hundreds of thousands of people have registered .app domains the last 12 months, but we were curious to see which of our our favorite .app websites used another domain before they snagged their .app domain.
8th May 2019
Around the world with .app
On May 8th, .app will turn one. We’re celebrating by rounding up our favorite .app domains around the world and sharing what their creators had to say about their experience.
24th April 2019
.dev open for all
On February 28th, .dev became available for registration through your registrar of choice.
4th March 2019
Together we can make a safer internet
On February 5th 2019, in honor of Safer Internet Day, we launched safe.page, an educational website that teaches everyone how to stay safe online.
5th February 2019
Launch details for .dev
We announced .dev, a secure domain for developers and technology that will become available to everyone for registration in 2019.
12th November 2018
Introducing a .new time-saving trick for G Suite users
Support for G Suite in their innovative use of .new for new actions in Docs, Sheets, Slides and more.
26th October 2018
Tier start times for the .page Early Access Program (EAP)
EAP is a 7-day period in advance of General Availability (GA) during which domains can be registered immediately.
10th September 2018
Launch details for .page
We are launching our fifth open top-level domain, .page, a new domain that makes it easy to build a simple, more secure online presence.
20th July 2018
An explanation of the .app Early Access Program (EAP)
EAP is a 7-day period in advance of General Availability (GA) during which domains can be registered immediately.
2nd May 2018
Launch details for .app
We are launching our fifth open top-level domain
1st March 2018
Codebase powering Google Registry released as open source
We’re proud to announce the release of Nomulus, the platform powering the Google Registry, under the Apache 2.0 Free and Open Source License.
18th October 2016