"Google became a domain name registrar to learn more about the Internet's domain name system," a company representative said Tuesday. "We believe this information can help us increase the quality of our search results."Read more at Cnet
Google becomes domain name registrar
Posted on Wednesday, Feb 02 2005 @ 18:23 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Google has qualified to ICANN's terms to become a domain name registrar, however the company has no plans to sell domain names.