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2014-07-07 08:31:35

Registrars will open widely useful gTLD at normal pricing in two days BELLEVUE, Wash., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Donuts Inc., the world's largest registry for new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), will make registrations in .SERVICES available Wednesday at regular pricing levels, following its normal week-long Early Access Program. While the company carefully selected the gTLDs for which it applied and now operates, it notes .SERVICES is one of the more broadly...

Domain Registration Service In The Works By Search Giant Google
2014-06-24 09:56:16

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google has not been a company to shy away from entering markets dominated by other firms. It may have gotten its start as a company built around search technology, and turned that into an online advertising empire, but over the years it has ventured into browsers, mobile and now could be making a move to domain registration. This week the search titan unveiled plans that it is working on its own domain name registration service, which...

2014-06-17 04:22:15

TOKYO, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Interlink Co., Ltd., a new Domain Registry Operator, announced on June 17 that it will open the Internet's most unique Top Level Domain (TLD)(1), ".moe", to the public starting Tuesday June 17th. (Photo: http://prw.kyodonews.jp/opn/release/201406171490/ ) The word "moe" (means a special affinity to fictional characters, people, animals, etc.; pronounced as "moh-ay") is rooted deep in the Japanese Otaku (geek) culture. ".moe" is a New Top Level...

2014-06-16 23:06:15

Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces the launch of their new Business Package this week. New York, NY (PRWEB) June 16, 2014 Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces the launch of their new Business Package this week. Namecheap's new Business Package is designed to serve the needs of the e-commerce community by providing a quick and affordable way for any business to establish a professional online...

2014-06-09 23:06:15

Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces news of particular interest to owners of .co.uk, .me.uk or .org.uk internet domain names. On June 10, 2014, .uk as a direct top-level domain extension will be available through Namecheap. London, UK (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Namecheap, a leading ICANN-accredited domain registrar and web host, announces news of particular interest to owners of .co.uk, .me.uk or .org.uk internet domain names. On June 10, 2014, .uk as...

2014-05-29 08:26:25

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The SEX.xxx domain, one of the top-rated adult domains on the Internet, has been acquired by Barron Innovations as part of a groundbreaking $5 million, multi-year deal with ICM Registry ("ICM"). The $5 million deal includes more than 40 Premium Generic Keyword Domains and the highly desirable SEX.xxx accounts for $3 million of the total. Other notable names include cam.xxx, phone.xxx and black.xxx, all of which attracted...

2014-05-27 08:35:05

Three New Top-Level Domains Now Available for Registration RESTON, Va., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public Interest Registry - the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain - today announced the general availability of three new Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs) which translate to "organisation" or "institution" in non-Latin-based scripts - one in Devanagari, one in Cyrillic, and one in simplified Chinese. Previously only available to qualified domain trademark holders, all...

2014-04-24 23:07:16

NameJet and Rightside have partnered to help launch the new Top Level Domains (TLDs), .DANCE and .DEMOCRAT, through the use of landrush and premium auctions. Kirkland, WA (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 Rightside Registry, a generic Top Level Domain registry owned by Rightside, is now offering early access to their first two TLDs, .DANCE and .DEMOCRAT, in the landrush phase of their release. Rightside has selected NameJet to manage auctions for both landrush and upcoming premium auctions for these...

2014-04-22 08:41:32

Registered Trademark Holders Now Eligible to Submit Applications for Three New Top-Level Domains RESTON, Va., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Public Interest Registry - the not-for-profit operator of the .org domain - today launched the first registration phase, known as the Sunrise Period, for its three new Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs). Qualified domain trademark holders can now submit applications for each of these three new domains which translate to "organisation" or...

2014-04-07 23:02:19

Beginning April 8th, co.com LLC, a recently launched domain name registry, will essentially open a new tract of land in .com. As was the case back in 1985, businesses, organizations and individuals will once again be able to register short memorable domain names ending in .com (e.g. Joes.co.com, plumber,co.com, travel.co.com, Homes.co.com, books.co.com, anyname.co.com). Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 The very first .com domain name registration (symbolics.com) took place in March...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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