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CentralNic buys Team Internet for $48 million
Consolidation continues as CentralNic buys major domain traffic company. Domain name industry rollup CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) is a...
Domain Name Wire - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 15:38
ICA asks ICANN to block .Org private equity deal in damning letter
Group calls out ICANN’s “terrible blunder”. Internet Commerce Association is asking domain overseer ICANN to block th...
Domain Name Wire - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:16
Mailchimp launches website builder
Company that started as an email marketing platform is entering a crowded field. Mailchimp is the latest company to get into the websit...
Domain Name Wire - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 12:2
18 end user domain name sales up to $35,000
A real estate technology company, shuttle transportation provider and hotelier bought domains. Sedo had a lot of solid end user sales t...
Domain Name Wire - Friday, November 15, 2019 - 10:2
Qatar tourism council wins VisitQatar.com in cybersquatting dispute
It was a very complicated case. Qatar National Tourism Council has won a UDRP it filed against the domain name VisitQatar.com. It’...
Domain Name Wire - Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 13:54
CentralNic in talks to acquire Team Internet
CentralNic is in advanced discussions to acquire advertising company Team Internet. Domain name company CentralNic (London AIM: CNIC) i...
Domain Name Wire - Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 13:0
The economics of .org domain names
Ethos Capital just bought a license to print money. Yesterday, Internet Society announced it was selling the .Org registry to a private...
Domain Name Wire - Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 9:37
The interesting connection between the .Org deal and ICANN
Former ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé appears to have a connection to the latest big deal in the domain name industry. This morning, Internet S...
Domain Name Wire - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 14:51
Breaking: Private Equity company acquires .Org registry
I thought this might happen. And now it has. Fresh off ICANN’s blunder letting Public Interest Registry set whatever price it wan...
Domain Name Wire - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 12:20
Why this weird domain sold for so much money
It might not make sense to Westerners, but it does to people in China. Have you wondered why some mixed letter and number domains can s...
Domain Name Wire - Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 9:55
21 end user domain name sales at Uniregistry
These companies invested in a new domain name for their business. I just reviewed the top 20 weekly sales at Uniregistry for this week ...
Domain Name Wire - Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 13:51
I’d bid more if…
Both GoDaddy Auctions and NameJet could make small changes that drive more bidding. I’ve acquired roughly 200 expired domain name...
Domain Name Wire - Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 12:14
.Com Winners & Losers: Dynadot surges
Dynadot returned to the top 10; Chinese registrar Chengdu West plummets. ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NA...
Domain Name Wire - Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 9:52
What to expect at NamesCon 2020 – DNW Podcast #261
Soeren von Varchmin talks about the domain investing community’s big conference in January. I spent last week in Montreal at the ...
Domain Name Wire - Monday, November 11, 2019 - 11:30
NHL.com isn’t the only three letter domain the hockey league owns
It owns a three-letter .com for its French audience, too. Last week in Montreal, I went to the Canadiens vs. Bruins game with other peo...
Domain Name Wire - Monday, November 11, 2019 - 9:59

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