AlpNames.com Starts Selling Premium .Science, .Party and .Cricket Domains Starting At $230

July 1st, 2015 Comments off
AlpNames.com just send out an email announcing they are starting to sell the premium domain names of three Famous Four Domain extension .Science, .Party and .Cricket and launched Premium.AlpNames.com. These are domain name reserved by the registry and were not available for registration. There are several price points for the premium domains: $230 $575 $1,150 […]

Khloe Kardashian Files UDRP TO Get The Domain Name KhloeKardashian.com

July 1st, 2015 Comments off
Khloe Kardashian has filed a UDRP TO Get her matching .Com Domain Name KhloeKardashian.com The actual complainant is listed as Khloe Kardashian; Khlomoney, Inc;  Whalerock Celebrity Subscription, LLC. The domain name was registered back in 2007. The domain registered under privacy at publicdomainregistry.com The last time the domain name wasn’t under privacy was in 2008 […]
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CentralNic Sells $1 Million Dollars In “Domains” Was It GB.com?

July 1st, 2015 Comments off
CentralNic stated they have sold a premium domain name that is very likely GB.com

Verisign Domain Report: There Are Now 294 Million Domains As Of March 31, 2015

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), released its quarterly Domain Name Industry Brief today for the first quarter of 2015 6 million domain names were added to the Internet in the in Q1, bringing the total number of registered domain names to 294 million worldwide across all top-level domains (TLDs) as of March 31, 2015. The increase […]

Sedo Weekly Transactions Total $1 Million led by Filament.com

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
Sedo total transactions totaled $1 Million this week. In all 508 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS 50% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings.    Top .com: filament.com at 89,000 USD Top ccTLD: s1.tv at 8,400 USD Top “other” TLD: ccc.net at 17,888 USD Number 3 on the .Com charts […]
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Paypal Tells Sellers to Provide Compelling Evidence to Fight Buyer Dispute

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
Paypal is getting ready to be set free from Ebay and be a public entity again. This will be the second IPO for the company. Back in 2002 the company went public under the symbol PYPL. Here is a look at the terms back in 2002 courtesy of Nasdaq.com Company Overview Company Name PAYPAL INC […]

.LGBT Pride Program Launched: $20 Per Domain Registration Will Be Contributed To The “It Gets Better Project”

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
The .LGBT domain registry operator Afilias announced the launch of the .LGBT Pride Program in celebration of two recent victories for LGBT equality: the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling regarding the right to marriage equality in the US, and Ireland’s legalization of same-sex civil marriage. From today through October 11, 2015, National Coming Out Day, every […]

By A 2-1 Vote Plumbing Site RooterRooter.com Is Saved From Roto-Rooter in UDRP

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
Roto-Rooter Corporation just lost its bid to grain control of the domain name RooterRooter.com by a 2-1 vote of a three member UDRP panel. Panelists Richard Hill and David P. Miranda, Esq voted in favor of the domain holder while G. Gervaise Davis, Esq. would have transferred the domain name to the trademark holder. A […]
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UPDATED: Cisco Is Buying OpenDNS For $635 Million

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
According to a post on its company blog, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) is buying OpenDNS. According to VentureBeat.com, the deal is valued at $635 Million.  OpenDNS has raised north of $50 million in funding to date, including a $35 million round last May.” This is from the Cisco blog post: I am pleased to announce our […]

Barclays has a home at Home.Barclays – Dot Com Redirects but not the .Co.uk

June 30th, 2015 Comments off
Barclays has found a home now at Home.Barclays, back in May they said they would be transitioning away from the .com and the .co.uk. They said they would be adding a layer of security for customers and clients by allowing only Barclays and Barclaycard to set up websites ending in .barclays and .barclaycard. So now […]
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