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NamesCon 2017 domain name auction (complete list of the 479 domains)

NamesCon 2017 is just around the corner, kicking off on the 22nd of January, 2017 at the Tropicana Hotel in Las Vegas. On January 23rd, 3PM – 6PM PST | 6PM – 9PM EST | 11PM – 1AM GMT, ..

Top 10 domain articles in December 2016: Mike Mann, ICANN transfer policy, New gTLD sales, Frank Schilling

These are the top domain name articles from December 2016. The most popular articles were Mike Mann earnings, the new ICANN transfer policy, New gTLD domain name sales, Frank Schilling’s advice..

Tropicana hotel changes its email address from to

Some things I just don’t understand. The Tropicana hotel, the NamesCon 2017 venue, send an email informing past and future guests that they have changed their email address: Happy New Year, Effe..

Domain name dispute decision says it is a basic right to register a domain name and sell it at a profit

This is a lesson for everyone that tries to steal a domain name from its rightful owner. A lesson for all people, companies, trademark holders (or not) and their lawyers that attempt a reverse domain .. is the 1st confirmed New gTLD sale of 2017 – Guess the renewal price…

The domain name sold at Sedo and is the 1st confirmed New gTLD sale of 2017. The domain was bought for $2,150 and the new owner is (surprise, surprise) from Amsterdam. When I saw the sale I t..

Sometimes you just get some bad domain name news!

I don’t usually drop any .com domain names unless there is a good reason to do it. Whether that is a legal reason, a registration mistake (registering a typo), some domains with specific lifespa..

Attorney invests $500k+ in new domains ( for $100k+, etc.)

Here is what domains attorney Charles Gucciardo bought with more than $500,000. Attorney Charles Gucciardo of The Gucciardo Law Firm, PLLC discussed his interest in new TLDs and motivation for registe..

NameJet teams up with Select Corp to offer 100s of domains on Select.Auction

NameJet and Select Corp, a Detroit-area digital investment firm, have teamed up in an exclusive partnership to auction approximately 100 domains daily from a variety of extensions including traditiona..

Amazon and “broken bones” dominate trending keywords in .COM & .NET domain names

The top 10 trending keywords registered in .COM and .NET domain names during the month of December 2016 were published by Verisign, the .com and .net registry. Not a single common keyword in the .com ..

Company with a 2013 trademark fails to grab the domain WearTech(.)com (registered/used since 1996)

The Lincoln Electric Company tried to grab the domain name , using a 2013 trademark and a UDRP complaint, from EXISTech Corporation that registered the domain name and has been using it s..