Domain Name Wire

From the fake news department with a domain name angle
Domain Name Wire
Story claimed Trump sent a cease & desist letter about a domain name, but the domain wasn't even registered. Earlier this week, Observer.com published an article about the poor fate of a teenager who registered the domain name TrumpScratch.com.
Did President Trump's Lawyers Send a Teen a Cease and Desist Letter Over TrumpScratch.com?snopes.com
Trump Lawyer Allegedly Sinks Claws Into Teen Over Cat-Scratch WebsiteAbove the Law
Update: Whoops, the 'Trump Cat' Site We Wrote About Appears to Be a TrollGizmodo
Observer -Hollywood Reporter -Hollywood Reporter -Gizmodo
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Gizmodo

How to Buy Your Personal Domain Name Before Some Dumb Troll ...
Gizmodo
It's come to our attention that Martin Shkreli, the dagger-faced pharma bro who won't leave the world alone, is buying up domains for the names of journalists ...
Pharma bro Martin Shkreli will buy your domain name if you make ...Techly

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Two domain name industry people make moves - Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Joseph Peterson, who also writes for Domain Name Wire, was hired as Director of Operations at Epik. Joseph is one of the most analytical people I know.

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CNET

​How to choose a web hosting provider - CNET
CNET
Picking a good hosting provider boils down to three S's -- speed, support and security. For good measure, scale may be another S-word to ponder.

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Gizmodo Australia

How To Buy Your Personal Domain Name Before Some Dumb Troll Does
Gizmodo Australia
Just pick your registrar, the site that lets you register a domain name, and follow the instructions. However, not all registrars are created equally. Some, like GoDaddy, offer discount prices and bundle deals. Others, like Namecheap, offer slightly ...



Essence.com

Court allows ZA Central Registry allows to administer .africa domain ...
Quartz
The scramble for the .africa domain name isn't over yet. A bruising court battle has dragged on for more than four years now. The main contenders came from ...
Africa Gets Own Internet Domain Name | Essence.comEssence.com
ICANN wants response on Domain Name System studyITWeb Africa
Africa finally has a domain name (.africa) and you can soon ...Techpoint.ng
Pulse Nigeria
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14 end user domain name sales including Enterprise
Domain Name Wire
This week's top reported sale at Sedo was Caps.co.uk, a domain name that rental car company Enterprise bought. Why? It's an acronym, so read on to learn more. Other end user sales include a .casino domain, .co, .com.mx and .ca. Buyers include a ...



Microsoft, Google Eat Away at AWS in Web Hosting | Investopedia
Investopedia
Amazon may be the leader in corporate web hosting, but rivals are chipping away at its dominance.

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Domain Name Security Rollover Is on Track Despite Worries ...
Bloomberg BNA
The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers is moving ahead with its plan to change the encrypted keys that help secure the internet domain ...

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Domain Name Wire

Two domain name auctions to watch this week
Domain Name Wire
There are two online domain name auctions ending this week that are worth watching. Both end Thursday. GoDaddy is auctioning some of the company's owned & operated domains. I think this is the first time the company has auctioned some of its NameFind ...


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