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Johnson & Johnson Working On An HIV Vaccine Buys HIVAidsVaccine.com Domain

August 4th, 2015 Comments off
Johnson & Johnson is working on an HIV Aids Vaccine and has purchased the domain name HIVAidsVaccine.com

Trump Trademarked “Make America Great Again” in 2012 but Missed The .Com When Dropped in 2014

August 2nd, 2015 Comments off
Its pretty hard to find a picture of Donald Trump in the last few weeks not wearing a baseball cap with his now famous tag line of the his 2016 Presidential run of “Make America Great Again’ You might be surprised to find out that The Donald filed a trademark on the term back in […]
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RightoftheDot.com Opens Submission For Auction At Domainfest.Asia With 4.CN

July 28th, 2015 Comments off
RightoftheDot.com (ROTD) will be conducting a Premium Online Domain Auction in cooperation with the leading Chinese Domain auction company 4.CN and in association with DomainFest.asia which will be held in Macau China, September 4th through 7th, 2015. ROTD has officially opened up submissions for the auction which will run from September 2 through September 10th […]

Did OnlineEducation.com Sell for $3.3 million ?

July 28th, 2015 Comments off
I want to point out the tip for this article came courtesy of JS Lascary, he noticed some info related to QuinStreet a publicly traded company (QNST (NASDAQ) $6.03 -0.15 (-2.43%) that is an online performance marketing company providing technologies for businesses to identify their targeted audiences. They have purchased a number of high profile […]

Frank Schilling On New gTLD’s and The Value of .Com In The Years Ahead

July 26th, 2015 Comments off
Frank Schilling in a comment to our post on .Bank getting 5,500 applications, had a very interesting comment: “”IMO Dot Com will still be the largest individual TLD, but many, many viable alternative TLD’s will marginalize the totality of .com’s mindshare in future. Speaking as the owner of a large portfolio of valuable dot com […]

Verisign: Brands Are Keeping Their .Com: Don’t See Anybody Abandoning .Com for .Brand or Another TLD.”

July 24th, 2015 Comments off
In the Verisign earnings call yesterday the following question was asked by Fred Ziegel, Topeka Capital Markets. Fred Ziegel (Analyst – Topeka Capital Markets): “In your .brand customer base that you are working with, what’s your sense of how they are thinking about it from the perspective of — are they going to move from […]

Verisign: Brands Are Keeping Their .Com: Don’t See Anybody Abandoning .Com for .Brand or Another TLD.”

July 24th, 2015 Comments off
In the Verisign earnings call yesterday the following question was asked by Fred Ziegel, Topeka Capital Markets. Fred Ziegel (Analyst – Topeka Capital Markets): “In your .brand customer base that you are working with, what’s your sense of how they are thinking about it from the perspective of — are they going to move from […]

Record Setter: Bidding on Dropped Domain 358.com Reaches $430K With 2+ Days to Go

July 23rd, 2015 Comments off
The domain name 358.com dropped yesterday and shortly after the closed auction started on Snapnames.com,  bidding reached $80,000. This morning the high bid on the domain name is $430,000. As you can see there are 7 bidders who bid $250,000 or more. While three number .Com domain names are extremely valuable,  I would hope at […]

Brand Blunders: Domino’s Files UDRP To Get The Domain Dominos.Pizza: Wynn On Wynn.Vegas

July 21st, 2015 Comments off
Domino’s pizza has filed a UDRP to gain control of the new gTLD domain name Dominos .Pizza. For me its another huge brand failure to protect a brand, on a bang on new gTLD domain. Last week we saw what happened when Bloomberg allowed a third party to register Bloomberg.Market by failing to register the […]

.XYZ’s Daniel Negari Is So Done With .Com He Put His Own Last Name Up For Sale: Negari.com

July 19th, 2015 Comments off
It’s no secret that the Founder of .XYZ Daniel Negari has gone all in on being a new gTLD registry operator as he continues to shed his .Com holdings. Just to show how done Negari is with .Com he has put up his the. Com domain of his last name up for sale on Namejet.com […]
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