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Namecheap integrates Sedo MLS fast transfer
Sedo MLS expands reach with Namecheap integration. Domain name registrar Namecheap has integrated with Sedo’s fast transfer system, making it easier for Namecheap customers to buy domains listed on Sedo. Namecheap already listed Sedo domains fo...
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March 26, 2020, 4:38 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Companies help people stop wasting money on COVID-19 domain names
Companies are making it harder to register and sell crisis-related domains. You should thank them. Domain name registrar Namecheap has stopped allowing domain names including the words coronavirus, covid, and vaccine from being registered through its...
Discussion
March 26, 2020, 4:25 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
How 151.com could be used
151.com, which recently sold for $415,000, could have a lot of uses in China. A couple of days ago I read in Namebio that the numeric domain 151.com sold for $415,000. While I have not come across any business in the west using a numeric domain, it i...
Discussion
March 26, 2020, 1:02 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
COVID-19 drives end user domain name sales
Companies are buying domains in response to the pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic is driving end user domain name sales, it’s just not for garbage domain names people have registered in recent weeks. Consider SchoolToGo.com, a domain purchased by...
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March 25, 2020, 5:21 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Chinese registrars are very active in new top level domains
Kassey Lee analyzes how Chinese registrars account for a large portion of new top level domain registrations. New top level domain names, such as .best, .rich, and .guru, began rolling out at the end of 2013. According to nTLDstats.com, there are abo...
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March 25, 2020, 4:59 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Breaking: Verisign won’t raise .com prices this year
Even if ICANN gives the company the nod, it won’t raise prices this year. Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN), the registry for .com and .net domain names, won’t raise prices for its domain names this year. In an announcement on its blog, the company...
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March 25, 2020, 2:56 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Verisign gets IDN homograph detection patent
System would help detect homograph attacks shortly after domains are registered. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted patent number 10,599,836 (pdf) to Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) for “Identification of visual international domain name ...
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March 24, 2020, 8:41 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
MMX swings to profit in 2019, 25% revenue growth
MMX (Minds + Machines) had a good year in 2019, and 2020 looks solid barring COVID-19 impact. Accounting wise, 2018 was a bad year for new top level domain name company MMX (London AIM: MMX). It wrote off $11.3 million related to a contract to run .L...
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March 24, 2020, 6:39 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Let’s add these 2 questions to UDRP complaints
It would avoid a lot of reverse domain name hijacking findings. There are two common things I see in UDRP filings that trip up Complainants and often end in findings of reverse domain name hijacking (RDNH). The Complainant files a UDRP against a doma...
Discussion
March 24, 2020, 3:48 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
China has 21 of top 50 global sites based on Alexa Rank
China has a large share of the most-trafficked sites on the web. Alexa.com gives you a big picture of the most popular websites in the world. If you go to the Alexa.com/topsites page, you’ll get the top 50 sites — or the top 500 for paid ...
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March 24, 2020, 1:34 pm
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