.Melbourne hits 2,775 registrations, .restaurant has solid first day

dot Melbourne wins the day, but not by much. The .Melbourne domain name launched Wednesday in Australia — Tuesday night in the United States — and had 2,775 domain names registered at the close of business on day one of general availability. That does not include landrush domain names that are still in contention. The zone file for .melbourne is a bit tricky, given that the domain launched close to midnight UTC. So these numbers are straight from the . Donuts also launched three domain names yesterday, and one of them got very close to matching .Melbourne’s first day. .Restaurant […]