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Domain Name News: January 30 Week in Review

Domain Name News: January 30 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news that is hand-picked for you.

• Leadpages.net is a Reverse Domain Name Hijacker
• Philadelphia’s City Council’s Domain Name War is On
• .Club Sells $200,000 Domain for $10.99
• GoDaddy to Change Controversial Super Bowl Commercial
• Two Legit Registrars (including Above.com) Held to Account for Lack of Abuse Tracking
• And more!

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Domain Name News: January 23 Week in Review

Domain Name News: January 23 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news that is hand-picked for you.

• Verisign Q3 2014 Report: 284 Million Domain Names With 6.8% Growth, 130 Million .com & .net
• .Gay is Gay Enough After All? ICANN Overturns Community Panel Decision
• Forbes: Why, Even After a Year, There’s Still No Land Grab for New Internet Domains
• Domain Hijacking Bug Found in Go Daddy
• “The Donald” Goes After The Domain Trumpcard.com in a UDRP
• And more!

Domain Name News: January 9 Week in Review

Domain Name News: January 9 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news that is hand-picked for you.

• GoDaddy Auctions Implements Bidder Verification
• Andrew Rosenser of Media Options Launches Ganjapreneur.com
• Report: There are Now 286.7 Million Registered Domain Names (1.5% Growth)
• Domain Name Registry Afilias Dumps Planned IPO
• Frank Schilling Laughing As Uniregistry Beats Google to .lol
• And more!

Domain Name News: January 2 Week in Review

Domain Name News: January 2 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news that is hand-picked for you.

• What is Going On With The Huge Increase in Registrars in The Color New gTLD’s .red; .pink; .blue?
• .UK Suspension Problems Worse Than Originally Thought
• Rightside Falls Below $7 a Shares Hitting Another All Time Low: Down 30%+ in 6 Weeks
• One Company Now Owns Almost a Third of All Registrars
• Interesting Rationale for a City Changing Its Domain Name to .GOV
• And more!

Domain Name News: December 19 Week in Review

Domain Name News: December 19 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news that is hand-picked for you.

• .Club Raising More Money, Valued at $25.4 Million
• Union Bank Loses Cases Against Gripe Websites
• .Baby and .MLS Fetch Over $3 Million Each
• Human Glitch Lets Hackers Into ICANN
• NamesCon Acquires DomainFest & Will Be Part of Namescon 2015 Las Vegas
• And much more!

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Domain Name News: December 12 Week in Review

Domain Name News: December 12 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news, including:
New Poll Says 25% Think Organic Co. Should Have .Organic Domain: But Only 396 Have Been Registered
• Tucows Relaunches Realnames.com (Blast From the Past) as Email Service
• First Live Dot-brand, CITIC Group, Switches BACK to .com
• .CEO Smartens Up in New Promo Video
• Symantec Will Verify .Bank & .Insurance Generic Top-level Domains
• CentralNic Unloads $2.5M Worth of Premium Domains
• NetworkWorld: Companies are movin’ on up to .com domain names
• QNB.com Domain Name Sells for $1 Million
• And much more!

Domain Name News: December 6 Week in Review

Domain Name News: December 6 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news, including:
Researchers Study The “Dark Side of Domain Parking”
• Domain Holdings Joins The ICA As a Silver Member
• .LGBT Goes Into Sunrise On January 5th
• Rightside (Nasdaq: NAME) to Ring Closing Bell at Nasdaq Tomorrow
• ICANN Releases All Digit/Digit, Letter/Digit…
• Donuts Wins .News Beating Out Amazon, Uniregisty, Radix & Famous Four
• Donuts Wins .School Beating Minds + Machines, Fegistry & Uniregistry
• Donuts Wins .Golf Beating Famous…
• Donuts Beats Famous Four Media to The New gTLD .football
• Minds + Machines Raises $4.4 Million Losing Latest gTLD Auctions
• Verisign: There are Now 280…
• Community Proposes Way to Replace US Oversight of ICANN
• Richemont Pulls Two Dot-brand Bids
• ICANN Opens Comment Period for…
• Cyber Monday Propels .rocks to 17% Daily Gain
• .Auction Sunrise Winds Up With…
• Fédération Internationale de Basketball Wins .basketball
• Frank Schilling Wins UDRP On…
• Lawsuit Alleges 3 Number Domain Names Stolen
• “Trademark King” Wants Apple.com, Youtube.com,…The latest domain name news, hand-picked for you.
• And much more!

Domain Name News: November 22 Week in Review

Domain Name News: November 22 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news, including:
Frank Schilling Changes Strategy for .Click Launch
• Rightside Shares Hit New Low
• GoDaddy is Looking for a $4.5 Billion Dollar Valuation in Its IPO Rolling Out Next Year
• Google Beaten to .Dot for a Paltry $700k
• “Cyberflight” Rules Coming to UDRP Next July
• TLD Registry Wins Best Marketing Award at China New gTLD Roadshow
• “Second Most Marketable Athlete in The World” to Use a .Club Domain
• $10 Million to Move to a Dot-brand? Quebec Says “Non”
• And much more!

Domain Name News: November 14 Week in Review

Domain Name News: November 14 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news, including:
• Amazon.com Wins .Book, .Buy and .Pay Top Level Domain Name Battles
• Web.com Sued for Telemarketing Calls
• Will Web.com’s Poor Earnings Report Hurt GoDaddy’s IPO?
• Nat Cohen’s Telepathy Files Federal Lawsuit Over The Domain SDT.com
• Judge Blocks Seizure of Iran’s ccTLD
• Minds+Machines & Hexonet Mistakenly Priced Premium Domains, Renewals As High As $5,400
• And much more!

Domain Name News: November 7 Week in Review

Domain Name News: November 7 Week in Review

Hand-curated, no-B.S., important domain name industry news, including:
• Will Web.com Hurt GoDaddy’s IPO?
• New gTLDs Steal $5 Million From Web.com’s Top Line
• Moniker Lost Just 18,057 .com Domains to Transfers in July
• Why Endurance Bought BuyDomains for up to $77MM and Why The Price Might Make Sense
• GoDaddy Opens European Customer Care Centre
• .NYC Surpasses .London in Domain Registrations & is The Fastest Growing Extension
• The 2014 T.R.A.F.F.I.C. Award Winners Are…

• And much more!

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