NamesCon Europe founder Dietmar Stefitz reportedly dies
I’m very sorry to report that Dietmar Stefitz, founder of the domainer conference that would become NamesCon Europe, has died, ac... - 7 hr 43 min ago
Credit union gTLD changes hands to perhaps surprising buyer
Yet another new gTLD is moving to a new registry, but this time it’s not a case of a large gTLD holder bulking up its portfolio. ... - 8 hr 33 min ago
After 20 years, DomainTools takes its first VC dough
DomainTools has taken a “significant” investment from a venture capital firm, the first outside funding its received in its... - Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 9:37
Gay charities get first taste of domain cash
Top Level Design, which runs .gay, said today it has released its first tranche of cash to LGBTQ charities. Since its September launch,... - Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:52
CIRA hits major .ca milestone on 20th anniversay
Canadian ccTLD registry CIRA has registered its three millionth domain, having grown .ca by over 160,000 names this year. By happy coin... - Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 9:31
.org made $97 million last year
Public Interest Registry has published its 2019 tax returns, revealing a top line of $97.1 million. That’s a tad under the $101.1... - Wednesday, December 2, 2020 - 4:39
XYZ launches its beauty-themed gTLDs with slashed prices is readying the launch of its four recently acquired beauty-themed gTLDs, along with one other. .skin, .hair .makeup and .beaut... - Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 11:18
“Criminal” domain suspensions drop again in .uk but thousands of pandemic domains frozen
Nominet suspended thousands fewer suspected criminal domains in 2020 than last year, according to the registry’s latest annual up... - Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:57
NameSilo in profit as sales rise 11%
Canadian registrar NameSilo today reported a profit for the third quarter, as bookings increased 11% sequentially over the three months... - Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 10:38
CentralNic more than doubles revenue as parking business thrives
CentralNic today reported revenue growth of 118% for the nine months to September 30, largely on the back of its recently acquired doma... - Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:21
WIPO handles 50,000th UDRP case as coronavirus drives complaints
The World Intellectual Property Organization handled its 50,000th UDPR case on November 20, the organization has announced. It’s ... - Monday, November 30, 2020 - 9:35
Brits get small reprieve in Brexit domain crackdown
The .eu registry has given UK-based registrants an extra window to keep hold of their domains, which will soon be deleted due to Brexit... - Monday, November 30, 2020 - 8:51
Vaccine agency to get more domain takedown powers next year
The UK’s health regulator is going to be added to a Nominet pilot program enabling the speedy takedown of suspected criminal .uk ... - Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 9:14
Domain growth dropped off in Q3, says Verisign
The third quarter saw the worldwide domain industry base of registrations increase by 600,000 names over the second quarter, according ... - Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 8:48
Donuts boss discusses shock Afilias deal
Afilias is to spin off its registrar business and also its contested application for the .web gTLD, following its acquisition by Donuts... - Friday, November 20, 2020 - 8:33

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