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Luxus.com : 19 year old domain saved from the claws of a UDRP

Luxus.com, a domain registered in 1996 – the golden era of the commercial Internet for domain registrations – was challenged in a UDRP at the National Arbitration Forum. A Canadian company..

Over 100 Kanye West President Domains Registered Today In Many Extensions Even .XYZ

Since announcing he is running for President of the United States in 2020 at the MTV Music Video Awards last night,  people have been registering domain names related to the hip-hop artist promised p..

Flippa – A Look Forward: OAN.com, StayFit.com, 0K.com, FX.io, 078.org

Reserve Met and Will Sell TopMortgage.com – The plural sold for $1,125 in March of this year, and the singular is well below that price right now. FX.io - I have no idea what an LL.io is worth,..

Internet Reboot report : XYZ domains hard on people with arthritis!

A new report by the Internet Reboot institute reveals some shocking findings about XYZ domains and their effect on people with irreversible, degenerative arthritis. After studying a sample of twenty f..

Company tries to emulate Chinese TM domain scam, fails miserably

The trademark domain name scam is one of the oldest in the book. A registrar from China emails you, saying that someone is trying to register domain names very similar to your trademark or existing do..

2-Word New gTLD Domains And A New Type Of Typos

I don't like 2 word new gtld domains because they lack a certain symmetry and also because for the simple reason that they are longer that what they should be! This left.right keyword symmetry is the ..

Domain Marketplace 5-way comparison : Part #4 – NameJet

User experience (UX) design aims at making the browsing and interaction processes with web sites a smooth experience. We’ve put to test five big domain marketplaces – Afternic, Flippa, GoDaddy..

.XYZ seeks to dismiss Verisign’s expert testimony

New TLD company claims some expert testimony should not be allowed. .XYZ is asking the court to dismiss expert testimony from four expert witnesses in Verisign’s false advertising lawsuit agains..

Giving .Love to new TLDs with Christa Taylor – DNW Podcast #48

New domain name consultant Christa Taylor discusses the current state of new top level domains. Christa Taylor runs new top level domain name consulting firm Dot TBA, which has assisted a number of ne..

More symbolics: Aron Meystedt acquires VE.com

Aron Meystedt already owns the oldest .com domain, Symbolics.com. This does not mean he sits on his domain laurels, and over the years he acquired several generic domains and short acronyms. His XF.co..