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Download our application and keep up to date with everything that is happening in the industry as it happens. : Owners filed lawsuit to regain control of the domain name

Jacobs Private Equity LLC has filed a lawsuit at the Eastern Virginia District Court, to regain control of the domain According to WHOIS records from DomainTools, the domain changed h..

Rest in peace, Lonnie Borck

Domain investor, friend and great human being, Lonnie Borck, has passed. It is with great sadness that we deliver this news. His final resting place will be in Baltimore, Maryland, tomorrow Sunday. Re..

Frank Schilling’s keynote speeches for the NamesCon domain conference

Frank Schilling will be delivering the keynote speech for NamesCon 2017; the biggest domain conference has long discovered the secret of magnetizing its crowds. In January, Frank’s speech will b..

Dot .Games : Domain stats a month after general availability

Dot  .Games, the new gTLD for gamers, game creators and enthusiasts, just turned 30 days old. RightSide gave its newest gTLD full support, promoting it at events such as Twitchcon. In our opinion, do..

Domain Investing : Rebranding to Elliot’s Blog

Domain Investing, the highly-respectable publication of domain investor, Elliot Silver, is finally rebranding. After years of using the same, established name, will change its name..

NamesCon 2017 : First keynote speaker is Frank Schilling

The folks running NamesCon 2017 announced that entrepreneur, Frank Schilling, will be a keynote speaker. The biggest domain conference in the known cosmos shared the news on social media, earlier toda..

Massive DDoS attack takes down DNS provider affecting Twitter, PayPal and others

A distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) targeting DNS provider Dyn DNS, took offline major services networks. Twitter, PayPal, Spotify, and many other online providers went fully or partially of.. : Out of Africa author’s name lost in UDRP

Karen Blixen is the author of the memoir book, “Out of Africa,” which inspired the award-winning movie of the 80’s. The Danish Duchess has long passed, but Rungstedlundfonden of Rung..

Remember .Tel? It might be about to change.

.Tel might become a typical top level domain. Domain name registries can learn a lot from the story of Telnic, a $35 million investment gone awry. Telnic’s .Tel domain name is, without a doubt, ..

Chinese domain market analysis : Prepare for the hard crash

We’re at the end of October, and Chinese domain sales will begin their final descent, in a fashion consistent with the overall annual slump. It doesn’t matter if it’s the Year of the..