Expired domains brought down IBM services

Forgetting to pay about thirty bucks leads to critical services going down. For about 24 hours in September, two IBM services associated with IBM Bluemix...

Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Friday October 20th, 2017

A big thank you to Josh for doing the list yesterday.  I walk a pretty thin line when it comes to my health. It...

.IN DOMAIN NAMES DROPLIST – 21 OCT 2017

A total of 1099.IN extension domain names are scheduled for release on 21 Oct 2017, I have picked up some of the domain names...

CentralNic secures contract to 14 New gTLDs, .sk acquisition has been delayed

CentralNic has agreed with Germany’s KSregistry GmbH for CentralNic’s wholesale division to provide its services for 14 Top-Level Domain extensions currently managed by Open...

CentralNic to support 14 new TLDs via new back-end services contract with KSregistry

CentralNic is expanding its reach as a provider of back-end services to new TLD Registries. In the latest announcement, CentralNic has reached an agreement...

AUCTION RECAP OF OCTOBER 18, 2017

A comprehensive look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the auction list posted on October 18, 2017.  If there is an asterisk (*) next...

The future of all premium domain transactions?

There was an interesting conversation that took place on Twitter with Mike, Elliot Silver and Andrew Rosener. The topic dealt with financing purchases and...

Photos & Highlights from the Final 36 Hours at the Inaugural Merge! Conference in...

The 1st Merge! Conference ended Wednesday afternoon in Orlando. We have all of the highlights from day 4 Tuesday and the half-day that closed...

MerryJane.com asks: Is Kush.com worth $3 million?

The consensus is no. I got a good chuckle this morning from an article on Merry Jane, a website about marijuana. Sedo domain name broker Dave...

Google this : Trademark still strong, not a generic term, says the US Supreme...

Google this, google that. The notion that “Google” is no longer a strong trademark, was disclaimed by the US Supreme Court this week. A...