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Farrer & Co law firm loses cybersquatting dispute – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 16, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company tries to get matching .com that receives misdirected email. Not .com, and that’s causing issues for this law firm. If you don’t own the .com version of your domain name, you are likely missing emails intended for your company. […]
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Thoughts on domain price increases, two weeks later – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 16, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Here are my thoughts after processing ICANN’s pricing decision for the past two weeks. It’s been two weeks since ICANN quietly announced that it was going forward with removing price caps on .org, .biz and .info domain names. The comment […]
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AdultBlock launched to block .XXX and other domains – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 16, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
MMX releases new service to block brands in adult domain name extensions. Top level domain registry MMX has launched a new service for companies to block their names on .xxx, .sex, .adult and .porn domains. Called AdultBlock, the service blocks […]
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The beginning? Google to kill apps in favor of mobile web – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 15, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company is killing its Adsense iOS and Android apps. Is it really necessary to have dozens of apps on your phone when businesses can duplicate the experience through a mobile-friendly website? Here’s one answer to the question that might be […]
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Eternal September with John Berryhill – DNW Podcast #244 – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 15, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Domain investors keep doing stupid things. Attorney John Berryhill has seen a lot in his years practicing domain name and trademark law. He sees domain investors do the same silly things over and over. On this episode, Berryhill walks through […]
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Adobe is really annoyed by this Dominican man’s “photo shop” – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 12, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Photoshop maker takes another stab at getting his domain names. It fails. A Dominican Republic photographer has had to defend his domain names twice. Photoshop publisher Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) has tried (and failed) for a second time to take away […]
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.NZ domain manager sues Whois API – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 11, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company goes after another Whois record seller. Domain Name Commission (DNC), which manages New Zealand’s .nz country code domain name, has sued Whois information provider Whois API. The company is also known as Whois XML API. The lawsuit is similar […]
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Tucows signs deal with Verizon, lowers 2019 guidance – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 11, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company takes big step to clean up wireless carrier problems. Tucows (NASDAQ: TCX) has signed a new mobile service deal with Verizon, marking a big shift in its Ting mobile service. The company offers mobile service, high-speed internet and domain […]
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Domain marketplaces should include these search functions – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 11, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
These search parameters and features would improve domain discoverability. A couple of marketplaces reached out after I wrote my most recent plea for domain name marketplaces to improve their search functionality. They asked what I would include in marketplace search. […]
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Uniregistry: Soon Come – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 10, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Domain name registrar files trademark for “Soon Come”. What is coming soon? Uniregistrar Corp, aka Uniregistry, aka Uni has filed an intent-to-use trademark that has me scratching my head. The company filed a trademark application for “Soon Come” last week. […]
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