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BrandBucket releases domain name sales data – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 22, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company releases sales data…for last year. BrandBucket released some sales data about 2016 today. Yes, we’re talking about data from last year so it’s a bit tardy. The brandable domain marketplace sold 1,017 domains for an average price of $3,070, […]
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Gaming company Playtech Software Limited guilty of Reverse Domain Name Hijacking – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 22, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
“Any reasonable investigation would have revealed that this was a Complaint that could not have succeeded,” panelist says. A World Intellectual Property Organization panel has found Playtech Software Limited to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain […]
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Namecheap is latest registrar to boot Daily Stormer – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 21, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Registrar known for free speech protection makes a tough decision. Domain name registrar Namecheap is the latest registrar to take action against The Daily Stormer, a hate site that has moved domains multiple times since the unrest in Charlottesville a […]
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Frank Schilling talks domains – DNW Podcast #149 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 21, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Frank Schilling talks about the state of the domain name industry. Domain investor and Uniregistry founder Frank Schilling comes back on the program to talk about what’s going on in the domain world: new top level domains, Donuts taking over […]
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GoDaddy drops Uniregistry again – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 18, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
This time it appears to be permanent. Earlier today I recorded a podcast with Frank Schilling that will air Monday morning. During the recording, Schilling informed me that GoDaddy will stop offering Uniregistry top level domain names. This isn’t the […]
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Champagne Bong company loses domain dispute – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 18, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Complainant has drunk too much champagne. This is a Chambong. (Photo from Chambong.co.) A company that sells “champagne bongs” (seriously, take a look) has lost a cybersquatting complaint it brought in an effort to upgrade its domain name to .com. […]
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Rewind: Tucows for $1.00, go-go parking revenue and CreditCards.com – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 17, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A look back at the domaining world ten years ago this month. Remember 2007? It was go-go times in the stock market and we didn’t know what was about to happen. The great recession was knocking on the door. I […]
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Will May 2018 be the death of Whois? – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 17, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Whois will change forever next year. The future of Whois is blurry. On May 25, 2018, the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will go into full effect. The privacy regulation will have a major impact on industries that […]
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Report: Mark Cuban wants to buy back Broadcast.com – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 17, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
The Information reports that Cuban wants domain name for new business. Entrepreneur Mark Cuban apparently still believes in the power of a good domain name. He’s thinking about buying back the domain name Broadcast.com to use for a new company, […]
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19 end user domain sales including a .AI for $45,000 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin August 16, 2017 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Several end users bought .ai domains this past week. It was a good week for end user domain name sales at Sedo. The top sale, EnergyOutlet.com for $47,000, is still in escrow but the second place sale was a pricey […]
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