Tucows Acquires European Domain Registrar Ascio in $29 Million Deal  Domain Name Journal

Tucows Inc. (NASDAQ:TCX, TSX:TC), a popular provider of domain name registration, network access and other Internet services, has acquired European ...


Samsung tries to hijack GalaxyStore.com domain name  Domain Name Wire

Samsung files abusive cybersquatting complaint in an effort to get GalaxyStore.com domain name. Logo for Samsung Galaxy Store. Samsung renamed its app ...


ICANN shuts down Alpnames domain name registrar  Domain Name Wire

ICANN takes emergency action after Alpnames seemingly shutters. Error page at Alpnames.com. This is all that's left of Alpnames. Domain name overseer ...


Lego smashes bad domain registration | ippromagazine.com  IPPro Magazine

IPPro Magazine is the go-to industry publication for free news, views and opinion on intellectual property news. Lego has recovered a domain following a UDRP ...


Registering a domain name  Canton Repository

The first thing most people see with your website has nothing to do with graphics or the text. It is your domain name, the gateway to your website. However ...


How to Find the Best Domain Name Registrar  Thrive Global

Finding the optimal/optimally domain registrar partly is dependent upon seeing a registrar which has traits which everyone wants, but might additionally ...


ICANN proposes lifting price controls on .Org, .Info domains  Domain Name Wire

You might have to pay a lot more for your .org and .info domains in the future. Image of dollar sign and upwards arrow Domain name overseer ICANN has ...


Apple registers new PrivacyIsImportant domain name, no website yet  AppleInsider

While it has not yet launched any website at the address, Apple now owns the site name PrivacyIsImportant.com.


Domains & Domain Names - Getting The Deal Through  Lexology

Domains and Domain Names provides expert answers to the most pertinent legal questions, trends and regulation that affect internet domains and domain ...


Wow: Over 64000 .Dev domain names registered  Domain Name Wire

The .Dev top level domain is off to a strong start. Google launched the .dev top level domain name yesterday and the domain already has over 64,000 ...


Fifty years of the internet  TechCrunch

When my team of graduate students and I sent the first message over the internet on a warm Los Angeles evening in October, 1969, little did we suspect that we ...


Strong Registration Numbers Does Not Equal Strong Aftermarket  DomainInvesting.com

Over the weekend, I wrote about the number of registered .Dev domain names surpassing the 100,000 mark. I think the initial registration numbers are quite ...


Once You've Filed a UDRP, There May Be No Going Back  Lexology

The Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (“UDRP”) is the process used to resolve disputes over internet domain names. But its use is not…


What is a domain name and how do you get one?  Dignited

A website is one of the necessities in the digital world we are living in. One word that is constantly associated with a website is a domain name. In this article, we ...


Inside the DNSpionage hacks that hijack domains at an unprecedented scale  Ars Technica

Since the beginning of the year, the US government and private security companies have been warning of a sophisticated wave of attacks that's hijacking ...


Did Modern Finance Chain (MFX) Just Exit Scam?  BeInCrypto

Modern Finance Chain (MFX), a project that looked to reward merchants and customers for transacting using its payment solution, appears to have gone dark ...


Google to launch .dev domains  TechRadar

With more websites being created everyday it is becoming increasingly difficult to find the perfect domain for your business or project which is why Google has ...


Trademark budgets take continued battering as cybersquatting actions hit record high  World Trademark Review

UDRP filings at WIPO continued to trend upwards, with 2018 setting a new record for the number of cases. The upwards trend is placing yet more strain on ...


NameSilo 2nd Fastest Growing Domain Registrar in the World  Canada NewsWire

CSE: URL / OTC: URLOF VANCOUVER, March 6, 2019 /CNW/ - NameSilo Technologies Corp. (CSE: URL) (PINKSHEETS: URLOF) (the "Company") is pleased ...


.Dev Passes 100,000 Registrations  DomainInvesting.com

According to nTLDStats.com, there are now over 100000 .Dev domain names registered.The .Dev domain name extension is managed by Google.


Apple Registers Hello.Apple Domain Name  DomainInvesting.com

Apple registered the Hello.Apple domain name. There are only a handful of .Apple new gTLD domain names registered.


SecureLock.com UDRP: Finding of RDNH  DomainInvesting.com

SecureLock.com was the subject of a UDRP proceeding at the National Arbitration Forum (NAF). The decision was published over the weekend, and the three ...


GMO Internet's Onamae.com starts granting .dev domain name registrations  FinanceFeeds

The “.dev” domain is particularly suitable for websites used by IT engineers and a variety of other developers. Onamae.com, an ICANN-accredited domain ...


Google Domains Have Automatic Verification For Property Sets  Search Engine Roundtable

Google launched property sets this week in Google Search Console and one of the complaints is that you must use the DNS verification methods to get it to work ...


A Credit Union’s Guide to 3D Secure 2.0  PaymentsJournal

One of the biggest misconceptions about the original 3D Secure (and its many monikers) is that it covers all types of eCommerce transactions. But, being.


Difference Between Web Hosting And Domain Name  PC Tech Magazine

A common question asked more often,are domain names and web hosting the same thing? And, if not, what is the difference between the two?


Tucows Inc (NASDAQ:TCX) Just Reported Decreased Shorts | Thorold News  Thorold News

Investors sentiment decreased to 1.15 in Q4 2018. Its down 0.19, from 1.34 in 2018Q3. It fall, as 12 investors sold Tucows Inc. shares while 21 reduced.


Google starts pre-registration of its .dev top-level domain after four year wait  The INQUIRER

GOOGLE HAS ANNOUNCED a newly opened generic top-level domain (gTLD) aimed at the software development community. As part of the Chrome Dev ...


UK holders to lose dot EU domain names after Brexit  Netimperative

UK-based businesses and people will be unable to hold onto their .eu domains after Brexit, even if there is a Withdrawl Agreement in place, according to new ...


After QuadrigaCX Fiasco, Another Shady Bitcoin Exchange Surfaces in Canada  newsBTC

The Canadian securities regulators of the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) today issued a warning against Canada Bitcoin Exchange Inc.


New Zealand Massacre Video Clings to the Internet’s Dark Corners  The Wall Street Journal

As Facebook and YouTube work to take down videos of Friday's terrorist killings that left 50 dead in New Zealand, white supremacists are finding new ways to ...


Web registrations sign of confidence in local economy  Connacht Tribune Group

Galway registered 2,369 new .ie domains in 2018 – up over 31% year-on-year, in a development that is seen as a positive indicator of regional economic growth ...


Fighting crypto fraud will soon become easier, here's why  The Next Web

Anyone who's spent any time in cryptocurrency communities knows fraud is a widespread issue. We've seen 'pump and dump' tactics, Ponzi schemes, Twitter ...


Activist accuses Kennecott's parent company of cybersquatting to 'silence' Utah Moms for Clean Air  Salt Lake Tribune

Moms pushing to improve Utah's air quality on behalf of their children had a plan: Temporarily take down their advocacy website at UtahMomsforCleanAir.org, ...


Cloudflare launches a low-cost domain registrar  TechCrunch

It's been a busy week at Cloudflare, which promised a week of news for its birthday (and delivered). After announcing the Bandwidth Alliance yesterday, the ...


Cloudflare gets into registrar business with wholesale domains and free privacy  Ars Technica

Cloudflare, the *content* delivery network and website security provider, has increasingly been pushing into businesses that intersect with its core missions.


Reviewing Endurance International Group Holdings Inc. (EIGI)'s and Talend SA (NASDAQ:TLND)'s results  Standard Recorder

Endurance International Group Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:EIGI) and Talend S.A. (NASDAQ:TLND) are two firms in the Application Software that compete against ...


Walmart GLUCODOWN® Sales Increase 27% YTD  GuruFocus.com

Walmart GLUCODOWN® Sales Increase 27% YTD, Stocks: OTCPK:GLUC,OTCPK:GLUC, release date:Mar 19, 2019.


Who is the best registrar in 2019 and why?  TheDomains.com

I am asked every week who is the best domain registrar? My answer is always it depends on your specific needs and interests. For me it's Epik, GoDaddy, ...


.africa domain names on promo till the end of March 2019  TECH dot Africa

africa is one of the generic top-level domain names that Web4Africa is offering at discounted prices between 1 February and 31 March 2019.


Domain Name Disputes and Cybersquatting in India – Part I - Intellectual Property - India  Mondaq News Alerts

The internet has brought a massive revolution in the 19th century which can be equated with the industrial revolution. India Intellectual Property Khurana and ...


'It doesn't make any sense': Webster homeowners, town at odds over drainage issue  Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The Town of Webster wants to use eminent domain to settle a dispute between neighbors over a drainage problem.


INTA Paris: AI can predict court decisions and prevent domain infringement | ippromagazine.com  IPPro Magazine

Artificial intelligence can be used to predict the decisions of judges in court and prevent malicious domain registrations before they happen, according to ...


The GDPR Created a 'Wild West' for Website Domain Registration | Legaltech News  Law.com

The May 2018 implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was a win for online privacy advocates, particularly with the “right to be ...


Best domain name registrars of 2019  TechRadar

Save money and hassle by using one of these top-notch domain registrars.


Visualizing DNA folding and RNA in embryos at single-cell resolution  Nature.com

The establishment of cell types during development requires precise interactions between genes and distal regulatory sequences. We have a limited ...


How to protect your website from domain hijacking -  Techjaja

Your entire online business including websites, emails among others could be hijacked if you ignore one of the important element of securing your domain.


[Update: Open registration] Google announces .dev top-level domain, open registration in February  9to5Google

Registration is now open for ".dev" top-level domains from many Google partners, as originally announced at the 2018 Chrome Dev Summit.


TAC Week in Review: A Digest Of What Happened This Week At The Capitol  San Marcos Corridor News

This week, Senate State Affairs heard eminent domain bills and moved the big eminent domain bill out of committee. The goal of reforming the Driver ...


The economics of "forever" domain registrations  Domain Name Wire

As it stands right now, Epik's forever registration starts with a 10-year registration, the maximum allowed by the registries. After considering the registry fee and ...


GABIA, Inc. (079940) Jumped 4.25% on Mar 19  The EN Bulletin

Shares of GABIA, Inc. (KOSDAQ:079940) last traded at 8100, representing a move of 4.25%, or 330 per share, on volume of 285282 shares. After opening the.


Cloudflare launches new cut-price domain registrar  TechRadar

Cloudflare is looking to take some of the stress out of getting your website online by launching a new cut-price domain registration *service*. Advertisement.


.Club Domain Registration/Renewal Prices To Rise In 2019; 2020 and 2021  TheDomains.com

We just received this notice from Hexonet that The .CLUB Registry is going to be increasing their price of a wholesale registration each year over the next three ...


5 Tips for Protecting Your Domain Names  Tapscape

Domain security is one of the major issues that is often overlooked. I can tell you many examples where businesses had to lose thousands of dollars just.


How to Register a Domain Name for Your Website  PCMag UK

Once you've decided to build a website, you need to make an important decision, even before you consult our roundup of the best web hosting services: What's ...


How the competitive domain registrar market keeps prices down  Domain Name Wire

No matter what Verisign charges them, registrar profits on .com are limited by competition. Last year the U.S. Government granted the ability for Verisign ...


​Domain names 101  CNET

With technology increasingly intertwined with all aspects of business, CNET@Work can help you -- prosumers to small businesses with fewer than five ...


Protecting your Domain Names: Taking the First Steps  Security Boulevard

The DNS is critical to any organization with an online presence. Attacking domain names is a notable method to DoS (Denial of *Service*), deface, abuse or ...


No, Sony Did Not Register the PlayStation5.Pro Domain  PlayStation LifeStyle

Sony is not behind the recent PlayStation 5 domain registration, which has turned out to be the work of a known scam company.


Number Of Domain Names Worldwide: 342.4 Million, .Com Accounts For 40%  Dazeinfo

The number of domain registartion worldwide is rising with a steady pace. While people have started struggling with .com, the geographical domain names are ...


50 cent domains at Network Solutions? Not so fast  Domain Name Wire

Promo offers cheap domains but they aren't as inexpensive as they look. Network Solutions sent out a Cyber Monday special that looks tempting: Up to 5 .com, ...


Registration for Google's .dev domains begins January 2019  Android Police

As the number of available .com domains continues to decline, alternative domain endings are becoming more popular. Many developers (including yours... by ...


Verisign files intriguing domain backorder patents  Domain Name Wire

Patent describes way to sell future rights to domain names through “encoding domains.” Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) has filed two patents related to buying future ...


Pokémon Switch Domain Registered, Seemingly Confirms Leaks  Newsweek

After the Pokémon Switch titles leaked, matching domain names have been registered, all but confirming the next games.


Many NSW tenants stressed about being evicted, survey finds  Domain News

Nearly eight in 10 NSW renters have not reported a problem with their home because they fear being evicted, according to a survey which suggests landlords ...


Rob Monster explains why he accepted GAB.com domain at Epik  Domain Name Wire

Controversial site moves its domain name to Epik. Rob Monster, CEO of Epik, believes in “Digital Sovereignty.” Most domain name registrars don't like a hot ...


NNS launches TestNet .neo domain registration for user testing  NEO News Today

NEO Name *Service* (NNS) has recently announced the launch of its .neo domain name registration *service* on TestNet.


Google opens early access registration for .page domains  Android Police

Earlier this year, Google made it possible to purchase domains ending in .app, and now you can grab another flavor of exotic domain. Today, .page domains are ...


That Domain You Forgot to Renew? Yeah, it's Now Stealing Credit Cards  Krebs on Security

If you own a domain name that gets decent traffic and you fail to pay its annual renewal fee, chances are this mistake will be costly for you and for others. Lately ...


A prediction: new TLD registrations will drop in 2019 – Domain Name Wire  Domain Name Wire

A drop in total registrations will be a healthy sign of a maturing market. A drop in new top level domain registration numbers would be a health thing. This week I ...


Australian Federal Court penalises another dodgy domain reseller  CRN Australia

Another Australian domain name reseller has been penalised for seeking to deceive domain name holders into paying for new domains they did not ...


2018 Domain Name Year in Review  CircleID

Well, it's that time of year again. The time of year when I look back at all of the biggest domain news stories from the last twelve months, and also reflect on my ...


Far-right social network Gab goes offline after GoDaddy tells it to find another domain registrar  TechCrunch

UPDATE: Gab is back online after Epik agreed to host it. Gab, the far-right social network that the suspect in Saturday's mass shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue ...


Dot eu domain names in a no deal Brexit - What's the plan?  Lexology

EURid is the private, independent, not for profit organisation that has operated the .eu TLD since 2003. Last year EURid reported the EU Commission's…


GDPR Is Coming, So What Now for WHOIS Domain Registration Data?  Security Boulevard

When the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on May 25, 2018, what will happen to currently-available domain ...


Whoa – oh no, Zoho: Domain name no-show deals CRM biz, 40m punters a crushing blow  The Register

CRM biz Zoho left millions of customers fuming on Monday when it briefly lost control of its critical Zoho.com domain name, bringing its services to a grinding halt ...


Domain Name Registration Expire Date Or Length Not A Google Ranking Factor  Search Engine Roundtable

We've covered this numerous times but hey, Google had to chime in again about the topic of domain name registration length and the expire date of a domain ...


VeriSign Banks on Domain Name Registration, Reports Q1 Data  Zacks.com

VeriSign (VRSN) shares domain name registration data for first-quarter 2018.


​ICANN makes last minute WHOIS changes to address GDPR requirements  ZDNet

ICANN is trying at the 11th hour to make the Domain Name System and WHOIS legal under the GDPR. Good luck with that.


Dreamscape Networks forks out $8.5M for Domain Name Registrar  ARNnet

Dreamscape Networks (ASX:DN8) has struck a deal to acquire the customers, systems, and brand assets of Domain Name Registrar for $8.5 million.


Google is launching .app domains, the first TLDs secured with built-in HTTPS  TechCrunch

Over three years after Google paid $25 million to gain the exclusive rights to the “.app” top-level domain, the company is at last making .app domains available to ...


Global Top-Level Domain (TLD) Registration Market Size, Trends and Forecast Report 2019-2022 - ResearchAndMarkets.com  Business Wire

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Global Top-Level Domain (TLD) Registration Market: Size, Trends and Forecast (2019-2022)" report has been added to ...


Need to register a domain? These are the best domain registrars in the world  Digital Trends

If you want to register a new domain name, you need to know which are the best domain registrars. Here are our favorites.


'First come first served' may be inappropriate for direct domain registration  ZDNet

There are a number of issues that need careful consideration before the .au Domain Administration (auDA) direct registration policy is implemented, according to ...


5 Steps to picking the perfect domain name for your retail business  Retail Dive

Did you know that there are over 1 billion live websites on the Internet? This means that when it comes to choosing a domain name for your retail business, you ...


Namecheap users rage at domain transfer pain, but their supplier Enom blames... er, GDPR?  The Register

Domain registrar Namecheap has admitted that some of its customers have been unable transfer and register web domains – yet passed the buck to its supplier ...


Why the Public Directory of Domain Names Is About to Vanish  Chatham House

The WHOIS *service* has run into the legal landmine of European data regulation, and highlighted the weakness of consensus-based internet governance in the ...


How to buy a domain name for your small business website  Economic Times

Your domain name in other words, is your web address. It is the website name that your business will be known as, which is why it is crucial that you choose a ...


You Can Now Register a .app Domain Name for your App  Beautiful Pixels

app domain names are now in the General Availability phase, meaning you can now go ahead and register any available .app domain at standard pricing. If.


What GoDaddy is doing wrong about privacy — here’s what it should do  The Next Web

“GoDaddy cares about your privacy. For this reason, we collect and use personal data only as it might be needed for us to deliver to you our world-class products ...


Bomb Threat, Sextortion Spammers Abused Weakness at GoDaddy.com  Krebs on Security

Two of the most disruptive and widely-received spam email campaigns over the past few months — including an ongoing sextortion email scam and a bomb ...


Attention all British .eu owners: Buy dotcom domains and prepare to sue, says UK govt  The Register

British citizens with a .eu domain should buy a dotcom replacement and lawyer up, the UK government has formally advised. In official guidance put out over the ...


ENS Readies Auction For Shorter Domain Names  ETHNews

Ethereum Name *Service* domains fewer than seven characters long will finally be available, though some are concerned about the auction's logistics.


How to register your own domain name  PCWorld

Reserve a website name before someone else beats you to it. Here's how to do that using a domain name registrar *service*.


How to Buy Your Personal Domain Name Before Some Dumb Troll Does  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 ...


‘Devil May Cry 5’ Domain Registered, ‘Resident Evil 2’ Domain Updated  Variety

A domain was privately registered May 18 for DevilMayCry5.com, and discovered Sunday by attentive fans on a Devil May Cry Discord.


Google wants to patent domain reseller registration widget  Domain Name Wire

Patent application describes domain registration widget. Not very novel. (Graphic from U.S. patent application 15/333565). Google has filed an application (pdf) ...


.Com winners and losers, and Google Domains' odd practice  Domain Name Wire

You still can't register a domain for more than one year at Google Domains. ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NASDAQ:VRSN) about ...


Five Of The Best Domain Name Registrars [2018]  Lifehacker Australia

Registering a domain name is one of the first things new businesses need to do when they're setting up. And that means dealing with a company that dispenses ...


Who bought the 'Bob Casey for President' domain? The Pennsylvania Republican Party  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

He hasn't made the decision yet, but if U.S. Sen. Bob Casey wants to run for president in 2020, he's already too late to capture a sought-after domain name: ...