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Banxa announces AUD $3 million sale of crypto-related domain names, with more to come  166
Publicly-listed Banxa has announced the sale of AUD $3 million worth of crypto-related domain names to Independent Reserve (an Australi...
FreeSpeech.com - Monday, September 19, 2022 - 10:43
ICANN75 Session of the Transfer Policy Working Group is Friday at 10:30PM Eastern Time  122
The ICANN75 session of the ICANN Transfer Policy Review PDP Working Group will be taking place in less than 12 hours from this blog pos...
FreeSpeech.com - Friday, September 16, 2022 - 11:6
Domain Owners Might Want To Enable Lockdown Mode  149
Apple recently released iOS 16 for the iPhone, which introduced a new security setting called “Lockdown Mode” (this feature...
FreeSpeech.com - Thursday, September 15, 2022 - 6:50
CentralNic announces acquisition of Aporia, $11.2 million in cash and up to $7.8 million in poten...  130
CentralNic has announced the acquistion of Aporia. You can see the full press release at the London Stock Exchange here. The initial co...
FreeSpeech.com - Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 10:45
Stanley Pace wins Reverse Domain Name Hijacking Decision in Court, Overturning UDRP  187
Stanley Pace has won a reverse domain name hijacking victory in court, overturning a wrongly-decided UDRP decision at WIPO in the cellu...
FreeSpeech.com - Wednesday, September 14, 2022 - 8:59
Newfold Digital Signs Agreement to Acquire MarkMonitor from Clarivate for $302.5 million  181
Newfold Digital, the company that owns registrars like Network Solutions and Web.com, issued a press release that they’re buying ...
FreeSpeech.com - Monday, September 12, 2022 - 12:58
Arizona court orders that ETH.LINK domain name be transferred back to True Names  320
An Arizona court has ordered that the ETH.LINK domain name be transferred back to True Names. You can read the entire order here. This ...
FreeSpeech.com - Saturday, September 10, 2022 - 7:32
Meditations on Domain Name Transfers: Final Call for Comments To ICANN  263
Today I submitted comments on behalf of my company (Leap of Faith Financial Services Inc.) to ICANN regarding proposed changes to domai...
FreeSpeech.com - Sunday, August 14, 2022 - 21:35
XPRIZE-style Competition To Improve Domain Name Transfer Security  231
I’ve written extensively in the past couple of weeks regarding the ICANN transfer policy review’s initial report.   You can...
FreeSpeech.com - Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 9:20
Making Domain Name Transfers More Secure  275
As previously discussed, there’s an initial report published by an ICANN working group that is making various recommendations regarding...
FreeSpeech.com - Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 23:54
Connect.com domain name acquired by Hubspot for $10 million  381
NB: As I’ve noted on Twitter, 1/2 I don't appreciate folks who've not been citing my work in their own articles, repeatedly. If 'resear...
FreeSpeech.com - Sunday, August 7, 2022 - 14:5
NFTs.com domain name “appraisals” vs. actual transaction price  266
As reported today by Elliot Silver, the NFTs.com domain name changed hands in a USD $15 million transaction. I’ve long been a cri...
FreeSpeech.com - Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 10:6
Die Hard Opposition To Reduced Security For Domain Name Transfers  239
A few days ago, I wrote about a dangerous proposal at ICANN to reduce security of domain name transfers. They extended the public comme...
FreeSpeech.com - Wednesday, August 3, 2022 - 8:12
Double Red Alert: Domain Registrars Seek Power Grab To Deny Outgoing Transfers Of Legal Domains T...  283
As I noted in a prior post on the weekend, there’s an important ICANN public comment period that ends on Tuesday August 2, 2022 regardi...
FreeSpeech.com - Monday, August 1, 2022 - 9:26
Red Alert: ICANN Working Group Wants To Make It Easier To Hijack Domain Names  406
There’s an important ICANN public comment period that ends on Tuesday August 2, 2022 regarding the transfers policy. I haven’t finished...
FreeSpeech.com - Saturday, July 30, 2022 - 16:51

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