The second paragraph of the story "ICANN approves change to Internet domain name system," posted Monday, incorrectly described the domains included in the count of 22 existing generic top-level domains (gTLDs). The count of 22 does not include any country-level domains. The story has been corrected on the wire, and the second paragraph now reads:

As a result of the decision arrived at on Monday by the board of directors at a meeting in Singapore, Internet users may start seeing new domain name extensions in addition to the more familiar .com, .org, and .net. The current 22 gTLDs do not include country-level domains such as .uk and .in, known as country code top-level domains (ccTLDs).

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