Category: Domain Name News

Unstoppable Domains raises $4 million for blockchain domain names – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 23, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Domains-on-blockchain company gets major funding boost. Unstoppable Domains, a company that is launching domain names on blockchain technology, has raised $4 million in a Series A financing. Draper Associates led the round. Previous investor Boost VC also participated in the […]
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3 Podcasts for domain name investors – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 23, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Here are three interviews with domain investors that will teach you a lot. I interview many types of people on the DNW Podcast: domain investors, end users, service providers, domain developers, etc. Here are three podcasts that will help domain […]
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What domains P&G and others bought – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 22, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Procter & Gamble, a pharmaceutical company and a Chinese tour company all bought domains last week. The household products behemoth Procter & Gamble bought a new exact match domain for its extensive portfolio at Sedo last week. Other buyers include […]
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Addicting.com owner shows up to defend domain name – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 22, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Addicting.com owner challenges in rem action. Addicting Games screenshot The owner of the domain name Addicting.com showed up to defend its domain name in a lawsuit. Addicting Games, Inc., led by Bill Karamouzis (podcast), filed an in rem lawsuit against the […]
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The .Com memorability factor – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 22, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Study shows that people remember domain names as having .com on the end. One of the problems with using a top level domain name other than .com is memorability. While it might stand out to people as new or unique, […]
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Google registers Driverless Car .app domains – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 22, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
The timing of these two domain registrations suggests momentum with driverless taxis. Me next to a Google/Wayme Driverless test car in Austin. Google just registered a couple of driverless car domain names in the .app extension, showing progress on its […]
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5 features to power up your Gmail – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 22, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
These features make email management easier. Gmail is the hub for managing my business and the browser tab I spend the most time in. But Gmail is only as powerful as you make it. Here are 5 features I use […]
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Analyzing startup domain names (take two) – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 21, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Most still use .com. Last year I reviewed the domain names that MassChallenge’s incoming Texas class of startups used for their businesses. MassChallenge just announced its new Texas class, so let’s take a fresh look. 84% of the companies that […]
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The problem with not finding reverse domain name hijacking – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 20, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Panelists should find RDNH even when a complainant is just very misguided. A World Intellectual Property Organization panelist has given a free pass to a Complainant who seemed to not understand the requirements of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution […]
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Russian car cam company guilty of reverse domain name hijacking – Domain Name Wire

Author: admin May 20, 2019 In Domain Name News Comments (0)
Company wanted .com domain to match its .ru website. The owner of CarCam.ru tried to get the domain CarCam.com but was instead found to have attempted reverse domain name hijacking. A Russian electronics seller known for its car cameras has […]
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