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41,000 .UK domains registered in first week – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 10, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
41,000 .uk domains registered during massive drop of second level domains. Over 41,000 second level .uk domain names were registered last week, the first week they were available to people that didn’t have a matching third-level .uk domain. Back in […]
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BeddingOdds.com and HorseRacing.net lead end user domain sales – Domain Name Wire

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A honey distributor, a nutritional supplement brand and a Cannabis product company bought domain names this past week. Earlier this week I wrote about how GamingUSA (a company actually in the UK) bought BettingOdds.com for £390,000. It turns out they […]
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“Libra” top trending keyword in .com – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 9, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Verisign confirms that people are registering Libra domains like crazy. Verisign has published its monthly list of trending keywords in .com and, not surprisingly, Libra led the list. Facebook announced the Libra cryptocurrency last month and people started registering Libra […]
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Addicting.com domain lawsuit settled – Domain Name Wire

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Addicting.com owner keeps domain and pays token amount to Addicting Games. A lawsuit over the use of Addicting.com has been settled. Addicting Games sued Addicting.com in an in rem action, claiming that the domain name was cybersquatting. While the domain […]
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A Post-GDPR model for domain name investors – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin July 8, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
A model that might make domain investing easier under GDPR. A lot of processes domain investors and marketplaces use have become challenging thanks to the European Unions General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Most of this has to do with registrars […]
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Cerebrum.com domain auction doesn’t go through – Domain Name Wire

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High profile Uniregistry expired domain sale at Dynadot is nixed. Last week there was quite a bit of chatter after Cerebrum.com closed for $23,000 in an expired domain auction at Dynadot. Some people thought the winning bidder overpaid while others […]
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DAN.com – DNW Podcast #243 – Domain Name Wire

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How DAN.com is using blockchain for the future of domain name transactions. This week I talk with Reza Sardeha, co-founder of DAN.com (formerly Undeveloped). Reza explains how his company uses blockchain to power domain name transactions. Learn about how blockchain […]
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Michael Jackson estate gets KingOfPop.com domain name – Domain Name Wire

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Estate owns domain name two years after entering into a settlement agreement with popcorn seller. Sorry, no more popcorn at KingOfPop.com The estate of Michael Jackson now owns KingOfPop.com after a legal battle. It sued Gourmet Gift Baskets in 2016, […]
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BettingOdds.com domain sells for £390,000 – Domain Name Wire

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Company pays nearly $500k for betting domain name that was once an active site. The domain name BettingOdds.com just sold for £390,000 on Sedo. That’s about $488,000 at today’s exchange rate. GamingUSA, a company actually located in the United Kingdom, […]
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NamesCon sales top Web.com’s June domain name sales – Domain Name Wire

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Web.com releases sales data from the past month. Web.com released its monthly sales results from aftermarket platforms NameJet and SnapNames. The results include the initial completed sales from the NamesCon Europe auction. The company handled 72 sales of $2,000 or […]
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