New guide: Get Started Selling Your Domains  Domain Name Wire

This free guide helps you list your domains for sale and get them in front of the most searchers possible. Cover for report title "Get Started Selling Your Domains" ...


PIR changes its domain name as part of rebrand  Domain Name Wire

Non-profit that runs .org moves from PIR to TheNew.org. Website for Public Interest Registry, including the .Org logo and two hands holding each. PIR's new ...


Brent Oxley buys NorthDakota.com for $33000  Domain Name Wire

A small price for a low-population state. Picture of farmland in North Dakota. Prairies, cattle and a church with partly cloudy. Lots of land and cattle. Not many ...


Beware this PayPal invoice for GoDaddy domains  Domain Name Wire

Scammer is sending PayPal invoices for domain renewals. Fake domain name renewal emails are nothing new, but some aspects of one making the rounds are ...


HugeDomains gets reverse domain name hijacking win  Domain Name Wire

Company opted to file a UDRP instead of paying just $2,695 to buy the domain. Picture of hundred dollar bills being flushed down the toilet. An online crystals ...


Man who paid $360k for 81.com says it's stolen  Domain Name Wire

Dubai man files lawsuit to recover domain. Picture of robber in black clothing, black at, black gloves and eye mask. A man who says he paid $360,000 to buy the ...


GoDaddy launches Websites + Marketing  Domain Name Wire

GoDaddy's new all-in-one online presence system launches. Image of GoDaddy pitch for Websites + Marketing. Shows Sie Sie Benhoff with a guitar. GoDaddy ...


Matt Overman on new TLDs - DNW Podcast #253  Domain Name Wire

Why Donuts is repricing many of its premium domains. dnw-podcast This week I talk with Matt Overman, the SVP of sales at Donuts, the company that offers 242 ...


NamesCon calls for submissions for 2020 event  Domain Name Wire

Submit proposals to speak at NamesCon 2020. Picture of people at a NamesCon event with NamesCon Global words and "Call for Submissions. NamesCon is ...


This week's end user domain name sales  Domain Name Wire

A language instruction site, 3D printing company and Bosch bought domain names this past week. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user domain ...


12 end user domain name sales this week  Domain Name Wire

A German telecom company, scientific staffing company and a group that creates museum exhibits bought domain names. graphic of briefcase full of money ...


Chrysler crashes its dot-brand domain names  Domain Name Wire

Company pulls all but one of its dot-brands; other companies join the withdrawing party. Picture of toy matchbox-style cars in a crash. Grey convertible and ...


Your Top 10 Domains  Domain Name Wire

Take stock of your top Domains. Image with yellow and blue background and the word Top 10 in white text. On Twitter yesterday, Shane Cultra said he didn't ...


Corporate Domain Name Management Becoming More Difficult – Is Anyone Surprised?  CircleID

Brandsight recently concluded their Third Annual Domain Management Survey. Designed to uncover issues of greatest concern to corporate domain name ...


Free Guide: Get Started Selling Your Domains  Domain Name Wire

Ready to sell your domains? Download Domain Name Wire's free guide, Get Started Selling Your Domains and you'll learn: • How companies and ...


13 end user domain sales up to €75K  Domain Name Wire

An on-demand home services provider, and emergency vehicle intelligence company, and an insurance company bought domain names this past week.


Two years ago, 123-Reg and NamesCo decided to register millions of .uk domains for customers without asking them. They just got the renewal reminders...  The Register

Updated Colin McDermott was surprised this week to receive an invoice from the UK's largest domain name registrar, 123-Reg, auto-billing him £11.99 for a ...


11 end user domain name sales at Uniregistry  Domain Name Wire

Here are 11 domains that end users bought through Uniregistry recently. Screenshot of the Veggie app for Vegas. The creators of the Veggie app for Vegans ...


Auto parts company's domain stolen and held for ransom  Domain Name Wire

Thief stole Florida company's domain and asked for 10 bitcoin ransom. Cut out letters spelling the word "ransom". A thief stole a domain name from an online ...


Internet Grows to 354.7 Million Domain Name Registrations in the Second Quarter of 2019  Business Wire

VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN), a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, today announced that the second quarter.


Domain & IP Intelligence: An Advantage to Managed Detection and Response  CircleID

Outsourcing may not always have had the best connotation. In the context of cybersecurity, however, the activity is a vital one and often even the only real ...


A dozen end user domain name sales  Domain Name Wire

A bankruptcy law practice, accounting firm and VoIP company bought domain names this past week. graphic of briefcase full of money related to end user ...


Tina Dam sues over .Music, reveals investment  Domain Name Wire

Dam, who worked on new TLD applications, claims she has been cut out of equity ownership of .Music top level domain. .Music top level domain logo.


Firefox will encrypt web domain name requests by default  Engadget

Mozilla's Firefox privacy protections will soon include one of the most basic tasks for any web browser: fielding the domain name requests that help you visit w...


How Woven.com got its domain name  Domain Name Wire

How Woven acquired Woven.com⁠—and why CEO Tim Campos thought it was so important. Screenshot of homepage for Woven, which uses the domain ...


Notable Web.com aftermarket domain sales from August  Domain Name Wire

A previously-used .org domain leads the way. Image that says Top Domain Sales with NameJet and SnapNames logos. Web.com has reported its public ...


Who paid up to $300k for domain names as Uniregistry  Domain Name Wire

Here's who bought Uniregistry's top sales from the past week. Logo for Joyride. A new company called Joyride paid $300,000 for the domain name Joyride.com.


Verisign gets domain backorder patent  Domain Name Wire

Last year I wrote about an intriguing patent application from Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN), the company that runs the .com namespace. The U.S. Patent and ...


Slofie domains quickly snapped up after iPhone announcement  Domain Name Wire

Slofie.com and Slofies.com registered after Apple coins the term with iPhone 11 launch. Apple iPhone 11 image with a slofie, a slow-motion selfie. Apple coined ...


Donuts slashing prices on 1.1 million premium domains  Domain Name Wire

850,000 domains will be dropped to standard prices as part of repricing. A picture of donuts with white frosting and blue sprinkles with the words "premium price.


Sonoma Valley Hospital loses 3-letter domain name to hijackers  Sonoma Index-Tribune

Sonoma Valley Hospital loses its three-letter domain name to 'malicious pirates.'


Capital One loses data breach domain fight  Domain Name Wire

Case shows the limits of cybersquatting dispute policy. Logo for Capital One. Capital One (NYSE: COF) has lost a cybersquatting dispute it filed against ...


Google's .app "junk drop" hasn't been too bad  Domain Name Wire

The namespace still has 380,000 domains. Image depicting a drop in registered .app domains on the one year anniversary of . .App registrations fell on the one ...


Stolen domain lawsuit filed over $100k domain name 1001.com  Domain Name Wire

Company that bought domain name for $100,000 in 2013 says that it has been stolen. Picture of thief at laptop computer. Netherlands corporation Diginus BV ...


Who bought domains on Uniregistry up to $92000  Domain Name Wire

A look at who bought domains on Uniregistry this past week. Image of Lava cleaning products with man and woman smiling in the background. Jaboneria ...


$450m Company Uses a .Club Domain Name | DomainInvesting.com  DomainInvesting.com

Techmeme highlighted a TechCrunch article about a company called Cred that just raised a $120 million Series B round of funding. The Indian company had ...


Using Domain Name Intelligence to Counter E-Commerce Platform Vulnerability Exploit Attacks  CircleID

In 2018, e-commerce sites proved to be a favored cyberattack target. This trend remains constant this year, as online shops continued to be red-flagged and ...


.Com winners and Losers: Dynadot stays hot  Domain Name Wire

Dynadot remains in the top ten registrars for new .com registrations. Image of man running up column chart with words "Top 10 Registrars". ICANN has ...


Mailchimp increases price 15%-20% for longtime customers  Domain Name Wire

Even though you're grandfathered, you'll still pay more. Mailchimp logo. Mailchimp changed its pricing model earlier this year. Instead of charging based on how ...


GoDaddy launches updated Investor iOS app  Domain Name Wire

Update app is a complete rebuild that will lead to new features in the future. Screenshots of the new GoDaddy Investor app for iOS - iPhone and iPad. GoDaddy ...


my.id Domain Name Available Starting From US$1  TweakTown

AKARTA, Sept 4, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - .id Registry, the official Indonesian Internet Domain Name Registry, announced today that 'my.id' Domain Names will ...


Google connects to domain registrars for Auto-DNS verification  Domain Name Wire

New process makes it easier to verify domain properties with Google Search Console. Screenshot showing process of automatically adding TXT record to DNS ...


GoDaddy gets patent for 'Portfolio-based domain name recommendations'  Domain Name Wire

Patent suggests ways a registrar can decide which domains to display to customers. Diagram from GoDaddy patent for name spinning. Part of a diagram from ...


AgSpace Agriculture tries to reverse hijack domain name  Domain Name Wire

Company filed a UDRP to try to get the unhyphenated version of its domain name. Screenshot of the Ag-Space.com website. Farming tech company AgSpace ...


Domain name dispute resolved in favor of BitMEX  The Block Crypto

This opinion concerns a domain name dispute involving crypto-exchange BitMEX. A company called Dynadot registered bitmexnakamoto.com as a domain.


Domain Name System (DNS) Firewall Market Comprehensive Analysis of World Markets, Trade, Commodity Review Of Long-Term Forecasts 2018 – 2028  Wolf Mirror

Domain Name System (DNS) Firewall Market: Dynamics. Integrated Domain name system firewalls can block devices from retrieving malicious domains which is ...


Sedo adds more options to For Sale Landers  Domain Name Wire

Sedo introduces new backgrounds with options for displaying domain information. A Sedo for-sale lander showing the seller's information and domain info.


Buying Woven.com with Tim Campos - DNW Podcast #252  Domain Name Wire

How this startup acquired its ideal domain name. dnw-podcast Woven CEO Tim Campos comes on the show this week to talk about his company acquiring the ...


Dave Taylor: Hosting, domain name are behind-the-scenes musts for your website  Boulder Daily Camera

There's the design of the site and its corresponding *content*, but it has to “live” somewhere on the Internet, too. The companies that offer data homes in the digital ...


Recovering Domain Names Lost to Fraudulent Transfer  CircleID

Domain Names composed of generic terms and combinations – dictionary words, random letters, and short strings – have achieved ascending values in the ...


Acupuncturist claims ex-boyfriend stole her domain name  Domain Name Wire

She says he registered it on her behalf when they were together but refuses to give it back. Picture of judge's gavel. File this one under “don't let anyone else ...


This is a dirty way to use an expired domain  Domain Name Wire

A double amputee let his domain expire. Someone bought it for online gambling. A screenshot of ScottRigsbyFoundation.org showing its use for online ...


DNS amplification attacks increase by 1,000% since 2018  TechRepublic

Researchers said a new defense system is fueling a wave of DNS amplification attacks.


Cannabis Sativa Acquires CannabisSativa.com  Yahoo Finance

MESQUITE, NV / ACCESSWIRE / September 17, 2019 / Cannabis Sativa, Inc. (CBDS) is proud to announce the acquisition of CannabisSativa.com, a premier ...


Rick Seeks Opinions on Domain Name  DomainInvesting.com

For the last several months, Rick “Domain King” Schwartz has been posting short videos to offer advice and to share stories about domain name investing.


It cost $480843 to defend IMI.com  Domain Name Wire

Costs of defending domain name in jury trial add up. Jeffrey Black successfully defended his domain name IMI.com in court, but it cost a lot of money. A filing by ...


Mark Levine Returns - DNW Podcast #251  Domain Name Wire

Domain investor Mark Levine drops some knowledge on this week's podcast. dnw-podcast Domain investor Mark Levin returns to the Domain Name Wire ...


CentralNic reports H1 earnings propelled by acquisitions  Domain Name Wire

Topline up 225%; organic growth is 6%. Domain name company CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) reported first-half earnings today. Thanks to acquisitions, its top ...


Selling Domain Names on Multiple Platforms  DomainInvesting.com

There are a number of websites that allow domain investors to list their domain names for sale. This morning, someone asked me about selling domain names ...


Domain Name Negotiations: Warm and Friendly or Tough and Firm?  DomainInvesting.com

Depending on your background and experience, negotiating can either be a great part of the job of a domain investor or it can be one of the worst aspects.


The Weekender.com Domain Name Is For Sale  Yahoo Finance

Hilco Streambank Hired as Exclusive Broker to Market the Weekender.com Domain Name NEW YORK , Aug. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilco Streambank, ...


Court rejects France's appeal in France.com case  Domain Name Wire

Court of Appeals rejects France's motion to dismiss on grounds of sovereign immunity. Picture of Eiffel Tour in France. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth ...


Glance.com Sold via Sedo for $160000  DomainInvesting.com

According to a tweet this morning from Sedo domain name broker Albert Schimmel, the Glance.com domain name was sold via Sedo for $160,000: Just sold ...


Celgene gets CellGene.com domain in settlement  Domain Name Wire

After originally being found guilty of reverse domain name hijacking, pharma company gets domain. Picture of gavel with work "settlement" overlayd.


How to improve GoDaddy appraisals  Domain Name Wire

There was some debate on twitter this weekend about GoDaddy domain appraisals. This debate will never end but I have some suggestions for GoDaddy to ...


GoDaddy to Make "Huge Product Announcement" Today  DomainInvesting.com

If you visited YouTube today, you may have come across the huge GoDaddy advertising banner across the top of the website announcing a product launch ...


AbdulBasit Makrani gets reverse domain name hijacking win  Domain Name Wire

Panel finds in domain investor's favor over AguaDulce.com domain. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. Pakistani Domain name investor AbdulBasit ...


Italian company InfoCert tries reverse domain name hijacking  Domain Name Wire

Infocert S.p.a. files cybersquatting complaint in abuse of UDRP. Reverse domain name hijacking graphic. Infocert S.p.a., which bills itself as the largest ...


Former Japanese government domain name up for auction, sparking fear of misuse  The Japan Times

A domain name used for a now-expired government incentive program has been up for sale in an online auction, sparking concern about possible misuse.


Extend Shortens its Domain Name by Buying Extend.com  DomainInvesting.com

Extend, a "well funded early stage startup," founded by Woody Levin, has acquired its brand match Extend.com domain name from Andy Booth and James ...


Domain Name System Tools Market Analysis, Major Competitor and Strategies, Regional Outlook 2019 To 2024  The Charterian

Domain Name System Tools Market Report by Material, Application, and Geography – Global Forecast to 2024 is a professional and in-depth research report on ...


Global Domain Name System (DNS) Firewall Market Growth Ratio Analysis with Top Prominent Players like Cloudflare (US), BlueCat (Canada), Infoblox (US), EfficientIP (France), EonScope (US), Nominum (US)  The Industry News Room

We, Market Research Store, after comprehensive analysis, have introduced a new research study on "Global (United States, China, and European Union) ...


TLDCON 2019: Collaboration, security and forecasts  Baltic Times

The 12th international conference for ccTLD registries and registrars in CIS, Central and Eastern Europe, TLDCON 2019, has ended in Vilnius,...


The Domain Name NetWorth.com is For Sale  PRNewswire

NEW YORK, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Hilco Streambank, a leading advisory firm specializing in the sale of intellectual property assets and domain name ...


LGBT seller of domain names is open for business  Dallas Voice

Sep 10, 2019 | 0. PrideLife, a new e-commerce store focused on domain names and the first ever LGBT-owned registrar, has delivered its soft launch to coincide ...


Basecamp CEO Looking for a Great Domain Name  DomainInvesting.com

The CEO and Co-Founder of Basecamp, a privately held company reportedly worth over $100 billion (see Bill's comment below, as that article referenced is ...


Corporate Domain Name Registrants Lose $46k  DomainInvesting.com

There were two high value, one word .com domain names that closed at auction this afternoon at NameJet. This is not surprising. What is surprising is that both ...


EasyDNS Threatened With Criminal Complaint over 'Pirating' Customer  TorrentFreak

A German law firm has threatened to file a criminal complaint against domain name registrar easyDNS. The Canadian registrar refuses to hand over personal ...


Constant Contact Expands Marketing Suite With Websites, Logos, Domains and Stores  Yahoo Finance

Leader in email marketing expands platform, going beyond email, to simplify the small business journey WALTHAM, Mass. , Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ ...


WIPO to adjudicate Chinese domain name disputes  World Intellectual Property Review

A World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) centre has become the first non-Chinese body to provide dispute resolution services for Chinese country code ...


Ethereum Name Service launches auction for shorter, simpler blockchain domains  Decrypt

Anyone can now bid on easily readable Ethereum-based .eth domains designed to make using long and complicated Ethereum addresses a thing of the past.


Latest Firefox blocks tracking cookies  Domain Name Wire

New standard feature will impact almost all website owners. Firefox browser logo Browser maker Firefox is now blocking all tracking cookies by default, which is ...


my.id Domain Names Available Starting From US$1  Irish Tech News

id Registry, the official Indonesian Internet Domain Name Registry, announced today that 'my.id' Domain Names will be available to end-users for only US$1.


Verisign sees registered domain names increase for Q2  IPPro Magazine

IPPro Magazine is the go-to industry publication for free news, views and opinion on intellectual property news. Approximately 354.7 million domain names were ...


India''s domain hosting provider Net4.com suffers major outage  Outlook India

New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) In the domain hosting world dominated by the likes of GoDaddy, one India-headquartered domain hosting and application services ...


Domain Names I Consider Inventory  DomainInvesting.com

To follow up with an article from earlier today, I want to share what I consider domain name inventory. Technically, all of my domain names are treated as ...


Cyberattackers now pose as business executives to secure security certificates  ZDNet

Certificates can be used to sign-off on malicious payloads and can fetch a lucrative price on the black market.


Nexusguard research reveals 1,000% increase in DNS ...  Dark Reading

Enterprise networks and communications *service* providers (CSPs) need advance attack mitigation as DNS patch adoption creates new threats.


Domain Name System Service Market to witness astonishing growth with Key Players | GoDaddy, MarkMonitor, NetNames, Verisign, Akamai Technologies, Dyn, DNS Made Easy  SocioHerald

Stats and Reports recently announced the publication of its new title on “Global Domain Name System *Service* Market” from its database. The report provides ...


Web4Africa Offers More Choices in Digital Identity on the Internet  AllAfrica.com

Web4Africa, a leading ICANN Accredited Domain Name Registrar in Africa, has added over 200 new domain name extensions to the portfolio it offers.


Constant Contact Offers Marketing Platform For SMBs 09/16/2019  MediaPost Communications

Constant Contact is moving beyond email and will now offer a full marketing platform to small businesses, the company announced Monday. SMBs can avail ...


What Is the Purpose of ICANN's Comment Periods?  CircleID

Almost every institution which purports to provide space for public accountability includes some sort of formalized process by which the public can have their say.


Q&A: OONI Explorer team unlock the web’s untold censorship stories  CPJ Press Freedom Online

The internet is not one network, but thousands of interconnected networks. How can anyone know how they are controlled without inspecting them all? In 2012 ...


DNA claims to be first Finnish operator to bring in DNSSEC  Telecompaper

DNA said it has become the first operator in Finland to introduce Domain Name System Security Extensions (DNSSEC). It said this significantly increases ...


Draper-backed Unstoppable Domains is giving away $250,000 in grants  Decrypt

Crypto startup Unstoppable Domains is awarding digital wallet providers Coinomi and CoinRequest with funds to build blockchain web domain integration.


101 Domain launches .madrid | ippromagazine.com  IPPro Magazine

IPPro Magazine is the go-to industry publication for free news, views and opinion on intellectual property news. 101 Domain has launched a new top-level ...


DomainIndex.com Launches WHOIS Appraisal and WHOIS Database Download  EIN News

Get a Comprehensive List of Even Websites with the Newest gTLD Extensions.


VPN Publishes Forbes Internet Security Guide for Law Firms  Yahoo Finance

ATLANTA, LONDON and TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2019 -- VPN recently published a guide to internet privacy for law firms on Forbes.com. The article, Protecting ...


Gootkit malware crew left their database exposed online without a password  ZDNet

Even cyber-criminal gangs can't secure their MongoDB servers properly.


Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX) vs. StoneCo (NASDAQ:STNE) Head-To-Head Analysis  TechNewsObserver

StoneCo (NASDAQ:STNE) and Tucows (NASDAQ:TCX) are both computer and technology companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the ...