NY Mag (Daily Intelligencer)
Kevin Roose, 10/8/2014
Today, New York City's long-awaited domain suffix, .nyc, officially goes on sale. The "web address for New Yorkers," which has been in the works for a few years but needed approval from ICANN, the organization that controls domain names, is now live. And assuming you or your business can prove that you're physically located within the five boroughs, you can buy your very own piece of city-themed digital real estate.