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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...

Rockefeller Voices Displeasure Over .Sucks
2014-03-13 12:23:17

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Senator John (Jay) Rockefeller (D-W.V) on Wednesday urged Internet regulators not to move forward with a proposed online neighborhood for website addresses ending in “.sucks.” The senior senator from West Virginia, who is the great-grandson of oil tycoon John D. Rockefeller and who announced in January that he won’t seek reelection later this year, made it clear that he is no fan of .sucks. In a sharply worded letter the chairman...

2014-03-13 08:35:28

NEW YORK, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the first set of new generic Top Level Domains (new GTLDs) now in General Availability, several diverse views have been voiced about its impact on the Domain Name Industry. Leading provider of Domains & Web Presence Products, ResellerClub [http://resellerclub.com ], who enable their resellers to offer these domains, recently published a report card...

2013-12-18 23:23:23

Yokohama becomes the latest Japanese city to get a dot. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 GMO Internet Group company, GMO Registry, today announces it has signed a contract with the Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to operate new geographic Top Level Domain, .yokohama. Between January and May of 2012, ICANN began accepting applications for new gTLDs, setting afoot what is becoming the biggest expansion the Internet namespace has ever seen. With the support...

2013-11-26 23:02:14

NameJet.com and Afternic, a GoDaddy company, are partnering to bring the new gTLD .LUXURY to the domain name marketplace. NameJet will oversee the Sunrise and Landrush phases of launch, while Afternic will assist with Premium Name selection and sales. Kirkland WA (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Luxury Partners, LLC, awarded the .LUXURY generic Top Level Domain (gTLD) by ICANN, has selected NameJet and Afternic to manage the Sunrise, Landrush and Premium Name selection and sales phases of the...

2013-11-18 23:27:12

Japan’s first GeoTLDs to launch in early 2014. Tokyo, Japan (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 GMO Internet Group company, GMO Registry, today announces it has signed contracts with the Internet Corporation of Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to operate two new geographic Top Level Domains. The contracts, for .tokyo, and .nagoya were signed on November 13, and October 24 respectively. Between January and May of 2012, ICANN began accepting applications for new gTLDs, setting afoot what is...

2013-10-14 23:23:35

DotAnything.co will be featuring one new TLD per week in our 10-week series on the most popular new TLDs. This week's featured TLD is the .Club TLD. Fitchburg, WI (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 A Top Level Domain (TLD) is the text to the right of the final dot in a domain name. For example, .Com is the most popular TLD today. There are currently just 22 generic TLDs - like .Com and .Biz - from which to choose when purchasing a domain name. In 2012, ICANN held an application round inviting...

2013-10-09 23:29:11

Dot Latin, LLC enters into agreement with ICANN for the operation of .UNO. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) October 09, 2013 Latinos, both in the U.S. and abroad, can soon look forward to a more friendly and relevant Internet. Dot Latin LLC announced Wednesday, September 11, that it had formally entered into an agreement with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the registry operation of .UNO, a new generic top-level domain (gTLD) specifically designed for...


Word of the Day
glogg
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).
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