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CentralNic Acquires Domain Monetisation Company Team Internet - 19 November, 2019, 9:32 pm

CentralNic Group plc has announced they have acquired the web services provider, Team Internet AG Germany, a leading domain name monetisation services provider, for $48 million ($45m in cash and...

Arcep Warns French Internet Players To Urgently Step Up IPv6 Adoption - 19 November, 2019, 8:47 pm

Arcep has warned French internet players that with the supply of IPv4 addresses set to run out by the end of 2019 and “it has therefore become urgent, for the...

.CO Celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week - 19 November, 2019, 7:34 pm

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW), the world’s largest celebration of entrepreneurship, is currently underway and .CO has launched an annual worldwide campaign to support GEW and the creators, innovators and entrepreneurs...

Last Day To Apply For .CAT Discount Renewal Code As 1 and 2 Character Priority Registration Underway - 18 November, 2019, 10:47 pm

To celebrate Catalonia’s National Day, puntCAT is offering discount codes to renew .cat domains, but the last day to apply for a discount code is today, 18 November, with codes...

Eko.com Goes In Huge $1.5m Sale - 18 November, 2019, 10:32 pm

It’s the third biggest sale in 2019 to date and easily the biggest sale for the week ending 20 October, so eko.com topped the Domain Name Journal chart of top...

Finding That Elusive .AT Domain Just Got Easier With nic.at’s Domainfinder - 18 November, 2019, 1:03 pm

Finding that elusive domain name can be difficult for even the most adept of us, so a few registries have developed services to make suggestions for when your first choice...

Europeans, Get Your .EU Domains All In Greek! - 16 November, 2019, 1:01 am

Domain names entirely in Greek script are now available from the .eu registry, EURid, with the launch this week of .ευ. .ευ is the third top-level domain launched by EURid...

U.S. Supreme Court To Decide If Adding .COM Makes A Protected Trademark - 14 November, 2019, 10:29 pm

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal to decide if adding “.com” to a generic term can make it trademarkable. The case involves the online hotel reservation...

PIR Eyeing Growth Opportunities Following Ethos Capital Takeover - 14 November, 2019, 3:37 pm

Public Interest Registry and the Internet Society announced Wednesday that they had agreed for PIR, the .org registry, to be taken over by Ethos Capital, an investment firm, based in...

A Call to Action on Advancing Cyberstability: Global Commission Launches Final Report - 13 November, 2019, 9:46 pm

[news release] The Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace (GCSC) issued today [12 Nov] its final report Advancing Cyberstability, as part of a panel held at the 2019 Paris...

Another 6-Figure DNJ Chart Topper - 13 November, 2019, 9:40 pm

As the weather cools down in the northern hemisphere, and heats up in the southern, the number of big domain name sales is heating up and for the third “week”,...

Explosive Allegations Made Against Directors Of Wasteful Spending As auDA Gets Second Choice Chair - 12 November, 2019, 3:59 pm

It was supposed to be a new beginning. But on the day when a new auDA Board, including a new Chair, was announced, it appears there are still recriminations from...

Business Slow On The Uptake In Securing Their Domain Names With Registry Locks - 11 November, 2019, 9:48 pm

The option of reducing the risk of domain names being hijacked by cybercriminals by signing up to a Registry Lock has been available through many top-level domains for several years...

Carrot.com Sells Big in Half Million Dollar Sale - 11 November, 2019, 4:17 pm

It was 7 weeks in a row where the top reported domain name sale was below the 6-figure mark, and some weeks not even reaching $50,000. And now, it’s 2...

ICANN Announces First Meeting Location For 2022, Third For San Juan - 11 November, 2019, 3:17 pm

ICANN announced at their public meeting last week in Montreal that the first meeting of 2022, ICANN73, will be held at the Puerto Rico Convention Center from 5 to 10...