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2012-01-17 03:30:11

Jedidiah Becker for RedOrbit.com When the U.S. Congress returns from recess on January 24, both houses are expected to begin rolling up their sleeves to hammer out a final version of two of the most controversial pieces of legislation in recent memory: the Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property Act (PROTECT IP Act, or PIPA for short) and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA). Yet as the date draws closer, a growing panoply of concerns and...

2011-12-27 11:00:00

100Best-Domain-Names.com, a leading domain registrar directory, is announcing the winner of the Best Domain Registrar for 2012 award. St. George, UT (PRWEB) December 27, 2011 GoDaddy is being named as the Best Domain Registrar for 2012 from 100Best-Domain-Names.com since GoDaddy is known for its offering of domains and domain name registration for low, affordable pricing. New .com domains with GoDaddy start out at just $9.99 for the first year. These are great deals on some of the best...

GoDaddy Backs Off Support Of SOPA
2011-12-26 05:23:54

Facing massive boycotts and protests over their support of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA), Internet domain name registrar GoDaddy.com has reversed course and withdrawn their support from the controversial legislation. The negative backlash over the firm's support of SOPA (also known as H.R.3261) forced GoDaddy to take a second look at the bill, new CEO Warren Adelman told Grant Gross of IDG News on Friday. Adelman added that the company has concerns over -- in Gross' words -- "the...

2011-11-03 10:00:00

GoDaddy receives high honors as 100Best-Free-Web-Space.com announces GoDaddy as the recipient of their November Host of the Month award. St. George, UT (PRWEB) November 03, 2011 GoDaddy is arguably one of the most well known web hosting service providers in the industry, but that isnât all it takes to receive this prestigious award for Host of the Month from 100Best-Free-Web-Space.com. The team at 100Best-Free-Web-Space spends hours every month reviewing and testing web hosting...

2011-07-03 06:35:00

The parent company of GoDaddy.com has announced the sale of a majority stake in the Web hosting and domain name registration firm to investment firms Kohlberg, Kravis, and Roberts (KKR), Silver Lake, and Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV). Terms of the transaction--which is officially being dubbed a "partnership"--were not officially disclosed, but the AFP news agency, citing Wall Street Journal reports, claims that the deal was valued at $2.25 billion, as well as the assumption of Go Daddy...

2011-06-23 00:00:31

Domain registrar review site names the best domain name registration companies for the year 2011. St. George, UT (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 The team at 100 Best Domain Names announces the top 3 domain registrars. After extensive reviews and testing 100 Best Domain Names has narrowed their database down to the three top picks. These 3 top domain registrars provide the best features and the best reputation for proving top of the line domain registration services. When a webmaster searches for the...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.