Receive Daily Headlines Sent to Your Email!
Name
Email Address


Live Demo Below:
Welcome to DomainToad
DomainToad is a free and easy way to read your domain name related news.

We aggregate the most popular sources of information and present them in chronological order.

If you would like to have daily headlines sent directly to your email every day, sign up for our newsletter!
Blog View:
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
DONE! Ventures Reaches Settlement with NBC and Sedo Over Women.com
Settlement reached over failed seven figure domain name sale. DONE! Ventures has reached a tentative settlement in a lawsuit it brought against NBC Universal and Sedo. The lawsuit was over a failed purchase for Women.com and Women.net. DONE! says tha...
Discussion
August 10, 2011, 8:36 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
.Facebook? It’s Highly Likely.
Facebook will likely apply for .facebook. Will Facebook apply for the new top level domain name Facebook? Most likely. This popped up on my radar today when Facebook changed the nameservers for the domain name dotFacebook.com to its main servers. I r...
Discussion
August 10, 2011, 1:01 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Aftermarket.com Offers Private Domain Name Brokerage
Company officially moves into domain brokerage services. Aftermarket.com is now officially offering private domain name brokerage services. The company has recently sent solicitations about domains including WorldTradeCenter.com. But today the group ...
Discussion
August 10, 2011, 12:41 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
ICANN CEO Snaps Back at ANA Over New TLDs
Beckstrom responds to advertising group with strongly worded letter. ICANN CEO Rod Beckstrom has responded (pdf) to a letter (pdf) from Association of National Advertisers (ANA) that had demanded ICANN suspend its plans for the new top level domain n...
Discussion
August 10, 2011, 12:23 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
What Domains Starwood Hotels and Other End Users Bought This Week
Hotel chain among end user domain name buyers this week. As I do every week, here’s a look at end user domain purchases from Afternic for the past week. First let’s start with the big name: Starwood Hotels and Resorts. The company paid $1...
Discussion
August 10, 2011, 8:03 am
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Demand Media Renews Ad Deal With Google
Demand Media renews advertising deal with Google as loss widens. Demand Media released earnings this afternoon for the second quarter. Some of the GAAP financial highlights include: -Revenue up 32% compared to Q2 2010 -Net loss increased to $2.4 mill...
Discussion
August 9, 2011, 5:22 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Sedo’s Jeremiah Johnston Steps Down, Will Open Private Practice
Long time domain industry exec steps down. Sedo has just confirmed a rumor that started peculating recently: CEO Jeremiah Johnston is leaving the company. Johnston will remain General Counsel to the company as he opens his own private practice. Hones...
Discussion
August 9, 2011, 5:09 pm
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Nintendo 1-Ups for Popular SuperMario.com Web Site
Nintendo wants to lay claim to high traffic web site. Decades after bringing the iconic video game character Mario and the Super Mario series to millions of gamers, Nintendo has decided it wants the domain name SuperMario.com. The company just filed ...
Discussion
August 9, 2011, 11:53 am
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
HostingCon Kicks Off in San Diego
Conference for the web hosting industry invades San Diego. HostingCon kicked off yesterday in San Diego, bringing together the web hosting industry and its many related service providers. I arrived late in the morning and caught the last ten minutes ...
Discussion
August 9, 2011, 11:36 am
Domain Name Wire
Domain Name Wire
Product Expansion? Toys ‘R’ Us Gets Tattoos ‘R’ Us Domain Name
Company gets a bunch of unusable domain names in arbitration case. Is it the right strategy? Before long, Toys ‘R’ Us might be able to get into the credit card, insurance, legal, and even tattoos businesses. OK, so it doesn’t really...
Discussion
August 8, 2011, 11:59 am
 1...  864  865  866  867  868  869  870  871  872... 936