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Latest News (Jobs) Beats out Monster, Inc. (High End Audio Co.) For The gTLD .Monster,  (NYSE:MWW), the job site has beaten out Monster, Inc. the company that makes high end audio cables and other equipment for the new gTLD .Monster. The contension set was scheuled to do to the ICANN last resort auction next week but Monster, Inc who is best know for high end audio cables just withdrew […]
The Domains - Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 12:4
After 7 Years, This Is Where Has Been & Where it’s Going
Our first post was made on December 4th, 2007 so amazingly enough we have been hard at work over here at for 7 years. I have no idea where the time has gone, but it went, and a lot of it. We have published over 7,700 posts and just under 85,000 comments. We have […]
The Domains - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 12:19
Best Reverse Domain Hijacking UDRP Ever: Asia Charts Of Singapore Guilty & 1st For Asian UDRP Pro...
The Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Centre (Kuala Lumpur Office) has returned what we believe is that providers first Reverse Domain Name Hijacking ruling on the domain name, and its on the exact type of case that we have been complaining about, one in which the complainant did not have a trademark. Even worse [&#...
The Domains - Friday, December 12, 2014 - 10:38
It’s Go Buddy Time: Say Hello To The Star Of Godaddy’s Super Bowl Commercial “Buddy”
As any frequent reader to knows, there isn’t many things I love more than Dogs so I’m really looking forward to this years Godaddy Super Bowl Commercial Godaddy which announced that their Super Bowl Commercial would feature ...
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 15:17
New Poll Says 25% Think Organic Co. Should Have .Organic Domain: But Only 396 Have Been Registered
.ORGANIC domain operator Afilias today announced the results of a poll in which “nearly 70% of respondents believe that some companies are misrepresenting themselves as “organic” to command a premium price, and 60% would like a reliable way to distinguish real organic providers online from the pretenders. That’s why almost 60% ...
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 11:4
16 Year Old Domain Lost in UDRP: Privacy is Not the Way a Legitimate Business Would Operate, a domain name registered on April 20, 1998 has been ordered transferred to a trademark holder in a UDRP decision handed down by the Asian Domain Name Dispute Resolution Center (“ADNDRC”). Some of the language in the decision is troubling as is the failure of the panel to even consider or discuss the legal [̷...
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 10:8
Microsoft “You Can Use Bitcoins to Buy Apps, Games & More for Windows & Xbox Today In The US
In a blog post, Microsoft announced that starting today in the U.S., by using BitPay, the world’s leading bitcoin payment processor, you can trade-in bitcoin – at current market value — and add it to your Microsoft account. Those funds can then be used to purchase content in the Windows Store, or in stores that […]
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 9:42
TM Holder Of Beauty Lab Loses URDP Bid The Grab The Domain Too Generic
The owner of the trademark for BeautyLab just lost its attempt to grab the domain name The sole UDRP panelist Brigitte Joppich bascially found that although the Complainant had valid trademarks registered before the domain name, including in the country where the domain holder operates, the term Beauty Lab was too ge...
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 9:35
1st Day New gTLD Totals .immo 5,274; .Business 3,292; .Software 3,068; .Network 3,055; .Pizza 1,2...
6 New gTLD’s went into their first day of General Availability (GA) yesterday where they could be registered on a first come, first served basis. Including all domain names registered during the Sunrise Period by trademark holders and in the Early Access Period (EAP) for those who were willing to pay a one time fee […]
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 8:49
New gTLD Pass 3.5 Million But How Many Are Third Party Paid Registrations? Here’s The Answer
The number of new gTLD registrations just crossed the 3.5 million mark according to The question is how many of these 3.5 Million new gTLD domain names are paid for registrations made by third parties unrelated to the registry So we are basically backing out any  known free registrations, any domain name registered to [...
The Domains - Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 1:45
Domain Investor Chad Folkening Interviewed By just published an interview with Domain investor Chad Folkening entitled “Domain Pro Spills Secrets for Scoring a Prize URL” The subtitle of the story is “Chad Folkening has sold domain names to Google, Cisco, and Amazon. Here’s how–and when–he thinks you should buy yours” The story w...
The Domains - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 20:4
Which Domains Stand the Strongest Against Phishing Attacks?
On the Afilias blog there was a post by Ram Mohan on extensions and phishing attacks. He took a look at research published by the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). Key Findings 1.    Apple became the world’s most-phished brand in 2014 2.    The introduction of new top-level domains did not have an immediate major impact on […...
The Domains - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 17:55
Extensions Launching Today .Business, .Network, .Immo, .Auction, .Pizza
Several new gTLD’s go into general availability today where they can be registered on a first come first serve basis and many have quite a few registrations after its Sunrise  period which was for trademark holders and those who paid an extra fee to register the domain during the Early Access Period (EAP) .Business has […...
The Domains - Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 9:51
Sedo Transactions Total $1 Million As a Record Number 60% Of Domains Sell At Buy It Now
Over the past week, 458 transactions took place on Sedo’s marketplace and via SedoMLS, totaling $1 Million dollars 60% of total sales were the result of Buy Now listings which I believe is a record high for Sedo or anyone else in the industry Highlights of public sales are: · Top .coms: at 20,000 […]
The Domains - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 18:27 Named By As The #1 Startup In Los Angeles To Watch in 2015, just published a story on the 7 startups in Los Angeles to watch in 2015 and came in at number one. “The startup scene in Los Angeles (and Santa Monica) has got the name “Silicon Beach” due to the massive number of tech startups that call the nation’s second largest city home. The […]
The Domains - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 13:44
NetworkWorld: Companies Switching Back To .Com After Seeing Their New Domains Fall Flat
A really interesting story just got published by, entitled “Companies are movin’ on up to .com domain names” with the subtitle “More businesses are investing in the tried-and-true .com after seeing their efforts with new domain names fall flat.” “I’ve noticed a number of companies ...
The Domains - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 12:37
Another No Trademark UDRP Claim Denied Without Reverse Domain Name Hijacking
In yet what is becoming a long line of cases, a UDRP panel summarily dismissed a case against the owner of the domain name which was registered over 10 years ago back on November 18, 2004 The complaint was brought by Rock Gaming LLC of Michigan who alleged in its complaint that it had […]
The Domains - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 9:50
Tucows Looking to buy up to $8million worth of shares in modified Dutch Auction
Tucows Commences Dutch Tender Offer Tucows announced today that it is commencing its “modified Dutch auction Tender Offer” (the “Tender Offer”) to repurchase a number of its common stock not to exceed an aggregate purchase price of $8.0 million, as previously announced on November 12, 2014. The closing price o...
The Domains - Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - 0:3
Namescon Registrations Pass 500; Double From Last Year At This Time
According to the conference organizers, NamesCon has broken 500 pre-registered attendees which is double the number of attendees registered at this time last year. NamesCon will be held in Las Vegas January 11th-14th at the Tropicana Hotel and Conference Center. The NamesCon seems to be on track to exceed 800+ attendees this year. Ri...
The Domains - Monday, December 8, 2014 - 22:52
If You Want One More Its At $30K At With a Day To Go
Boca Raton’s own Ariana Grande has been burning up the music charts with the song “Problem” for most of the year. If you have been living off the grid and haven’t’ heard the song or worse if you haven’t watched the video here is a little early Christmas present. Anyway on the domain name front, Pro...
The Domains - Monday, December 8, 2014 - 17:47

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