Navigation

Domain Name News

Submit Domain Name News

  • Minds + Machines Issues 350k Shares to Employee at 9p Stock Trading at 11.50p

    July 25, 2014 @ 9:56 AM

    According to a regulatory filing, Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM:MMX), the publicly quoted owner and operator of Internet top-level domains, announces that it has issued 350,000 new Ordinary Shares following exercise by an employee of 350,000 share options at an exercise price of 9p per share. The new Ordinary Shares will rank pari passu…

  • Verisign Stock Jumps After Earnings Report

    July 25, 2014 @ 8:15 AM

    Stock investors still think .com is king. Verisign reported earnings yesterday and shares in the company are up 12% in trading so far today. Why the jump in share price after a dismal quarter for net domain name adds? Well, Citigroup upgraded the company from sell to neutral today saying “fundamentals have likely bottomed”. Financials…

  • .broadway Resolved As 2 of 3 Apps are Withdrawn

    July 25, 2014 @ 8:01 AM

    Another new gTLD string has apparently been resolved, .Broadway The surviving applicant is Celebrate Broadway, Inc which is a Minds + Machines backed applicant. Those withdrawing their applications are broadwayacrossamerica.com and Donuts. We do not have any information regarding how the contention set was settle or what the terms were. We only know there were…

  • Paula Deen Spends $27,900 On Domain Name for New Venture

    July 25, 2014 @ 7:11 AM

    Celebrity chef among end users who bought domain names last week. Celebrity chef Paula Deen, who experienced a spectacular fall from grace last year over her prior use of racial slurs, is making a comeback with Paul Deen Ventures. She’s launching a subscription service called Paula Deen Network (PDN). She just made a smart move…

  • Is The U.S. Lagging Behind China in Domain Savvy ?

    July 25, 2014 @ 2:47 AM

    Kathy Nielsen did an article for Wired that took a look at the U.S. lagging behind China when it comes to gTLD awareness. From the article: The IDN movement is significant in China, which has 21.97% of the world’s Internet users, compared to just 9.58% of the world’s Internet users coming from the U.S. In…

  • Is The U.S. Lagging Behind China in Domain Savvy ?

    July 25, 2014 @ 2:47 AM

    Kathy Nielsen did an article for Wired that took a look at the U.S. lagging behind China when it comes to gTLD awareness. From the article: The IDN movement is significant in China, which has 21.97% of the world’s Internet users, compared to just 9.58% of the world’s Internet users coming from the U.S. In…

  • How Donuts Became The World's Largest Registry Overnight

    July 24, 2014 @ 3:57 PM

    Does the world need more than .com? This company is betting yes.

  • Verisign Goes Rouge: New gTLD's: "Registration Numbers On Par With .co" & .net is Like One

    July 24, 2014 @ 1:39 PM

    During ts earnings call today Verisign (VRSN) brushed away the new gTLD’s saying “Gross registrations for new gTLD’s are at 1.6 million which puts them on Par with .Co” Ouch Verisign’s Representative went further to say that no one should build a conclusion on the new gTLD program until we go through a re-billing cycle…

  • Verisign Reports Slowing Growth, Hikes .net Prices 10%

    July 24, 2014 @ 12:49 PM

    .Com base inches forward, .Net prices are increasing. Verisign reported earnings after the bell today, and the results for .com/.net aren’t that promising. It gets harder to grow something as it gets bigger, but net adds across these two domain names slowed by quite a bit. Verisign reported just 0.42 million net new ads during…

  • Verisign Reports: 128.9 Million .com/.net Domains; 57.2% Profit Margin & $1.5 Billion in The Bank

    July 24, 2014 @ 12:35 PM

    VeriSign, Inc. (VRSN), the registry for .Com and .Net reported its financial results for the second quarter of 2014 after the market closed today and lets face it .com and net growth are basically stalled. VeriSign, Inc. reported revenue of $250 million for the second quarter of 2014, up 4.6% from the same quarter in…

Uniregistry.com
Domaining magazine site recommended by Domaining.com
Copyright © 2010-2014 DomainSherpa. All rights reserved. Reproduction without explicit permission is prohibited.
About  |  Affiliate Links  |  Privacy  |  Terms  |  Contact Us