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      • Domain Pulse 2020 Registration Open

        Domain Pulse 2020 Registration Open

        Domain Pulse 2020 will be held in Innsbruck, Austria. The event, which is rotated between the Austrian, German and Swiss ccTLD managers, will take place on February 20th and 21st 2020. It’s free to attend, but registration is obligatory. As you’d…
        - 1 day ago, 13 Dec 19, 3:54pm -
      • Namescon Release Preliminary Agenda

        Namescon Release Preliminary Agenda

        NamesCon global will be held in Austin, Texas from January 29th to February 1st 2020. Yesterday they released the schedule, or at least a preliminary version of it. So you can see the timetable for the various talks and sessions, though details like…
        - 8 days ago, 7 Dec 19, 1:15pm -
      • RIPE Hiring Managing Director

        RIPE Hiring Managing Director

        As was announced quite recently Axel Pawlik has stepped down from his role of Managing Director of RIPE NCC a role which he held for 20 years. In the last few days RIPE NCC has published the job ad. As you’d expect for a role of this nature they’…
        - 14 days ago, 1 Dec 19, 2:33pm -
      • IGF 2020 to be Held in Katowice, Poland

        IGF 2020 to be Held in Katowice, Poland

        The 2019 IGF drew to a close this Friday afternoon in Berlin, Germany. The 15th IGF will be hosted by the government of Poland who have chosen to hold the event in Katowice, Poland from November 2nd to November 6th. This year’s event drew 3406 part…
        - 14 days ago, 1 Dec 19, 11:02am -
      • ISOC to Hold Webinar on the PIR Sale

        ISOC to Hold Webinar on the PIR Sale

        This week at the IGF in Berlin one of the hot topics being discussed both in hallways and various sessions is the sale of PIR by ISOC. Yesterday at lunchtime Access Now organised a “town hall” in the hallway where several current and former ISOC…
        - 17 days ago, 28 Nov 19, 8:49am -
      • ISOC CEO Releases Statement on .Org Sale

        ISOC CEO Releases Statement on .Org Sale

        ISOC’s CEO Andrew Sullivan has put out a statement on the sale of .org which tries to address the points raised by the Save Dot Org campaigners. The statement addresses the concerns about pricing, rights protection mechanisms as well as how ISOC en…
        - 18 days ago, 26 Nov 19, 5:29pm -
      • Over 450 Domains Registered in new .ευ

        Over 450 Domains Registered in new .ευ

        The new .ευ, which is .eu in Greek, was launched by EURid on 14th November. EURid has a dedicated page on their site that explains the various policies that apply specifically to .ευ. One key policy is that the scripts need to match, so…
        - 19 days ago, 26 Nov 19, 10:06am -
      • Europe has run out of IPv4 Address Space

        Europe has run out of IPv4 Address Space

        RIPE NCC has run out of IPv4. This is hardly surprising and they had predicted it would happen early this week. The last IPv4 assignment was made at 1535 CET today: Today, at 15:35 UTC+1 on 25 November 2019, we made our final /22 IPv4 allocation from…
        - 20 days ago, 25 Nov 19, 2:57pm -
      • RIPE Region IP4 Waiting List Launched

        RIPE Region IP4 Waiting List Launched

        RIPE NCC, which looks after IP address allocations for Europe and the Middle East (give or take), has launched its IP4 wait list. With the depletion of IP4 address space RIPE and other regional internet registries have put in place policies and proce…
        - 20 days ago, 25 Nov 19, 7:25am -
      • PIR and Ethos Capital Answer Key Questions About ORG Sale

        PIR and Ethos Capital Answer Key Questions About ORG Sale

        PIR and Ethos Capital, as well as ISOC, have obviously been coming under a lot of pressure since the announcement of the sale of PIR and the .org domain registry. Since the announcement of the acquisition there has been coverage not only in the domai…
        - 20 days ago, 24 Nov 19, 5:04pm -

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        • BreakingThe Best Way To Sell Your Domains

          The Best Way To Sell Your Domains

           TNTNames.com: Today: Cross language domain names / CustomAuto.com sold for $10,250 / Strategy – Selling domains using paid ads / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Looking for food related…
          - 12 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 4:07pm -
        • A basic domain strategy every ceo should have

          A basic domain strategy every ceo should have

           TLDInvestors.com: Today, every startup has a chance to become a global brand. The very nature of the internet enables you to easily connect with creators, manufacturers, financiers, shippers, and customers across the world. What you need is a good…
          - 13 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 2:46pm -
        • Who is in charge of domains at Maxim?

          Who is in charge of domains at Maxim?

           The Domains: Maxim magazine has been around since 1995, started in the U.K. and then headquartered in New York since 1997. The magazine has gone through some ownership changes but it’s the intellectual property, specifically domain names, that I…
          - 13 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 2:33pm -
        • FDJ.com : Another valuable LLL .com #domain has dropped!

          FDJ.com : Another valuable LLL .com #domain has dropped!

           DomainGang.com: Crazy as it sounds, FDJ.com is now the youngest three letter .com domain in the known cosmos, with a December 13, 2019 registration date. Years after all LLL .com domain permutations were registered, there are still such valuable,…
          - 14 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 2:14pm -
        • Saturday Musings - How to Become a Success

          Saturday Musings - How to Become a Success

           Michael Gilmour: The “successâ€� industry is worth billions of dollars a year selling seminars, videos, books and the like. They peddle guaranteed instant success formulas that for some reason first require you to fork out your hard-e…
          - 15 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 12:35pm -
        • Calling all #domain name brokers : An opportunity to manage non-premium #domains!

          Calling all #domain name brokers : An opportunity to manage non-premium #domains!

           DomainGang.com: There are plenty of domain brokers managing premium domain names out there. These fine guys and gals in the domain industry leverage millions of dollars in sales collectively. A typical brokerage fee ranges from 5% to 20% of the sa…
          - 17 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 11:17am -
        • Internet Reboot Report: The year 2020 is all about .ORG #domains

          Internet Reboot Report: The year 2020 is all about .ORG #domains

           DomainGang.com: It’s almost 2020 and the Internet Reboot Institute shared details directly from its latest Internet Reboot Report – a well-respected publication about the Internet, domains, and the global reboot status. The report is jam-packe…
          - 19 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 8:32am -
        • AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 13, 2019

          AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 13, 2019

           DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on December 13, 2019.If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an e…
          - 20 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 8:19am -
        • 172 Domain Discoveries for December 14th

          172 Domain Discoveries for December 14th

           NameBio.com: Every day we scan more than one hundred thousand domains across all the major marketplaces and pending delete lists to find domains you can buy that have sold in the past. Sale history, like the age of a domain name, is a great proxy…
          - 22 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 5:55am -
        • Reserve Ranges Added to NamesCon Auction

          Reserve Ranges Added to NamesCon Auction

           DomainInvesting.com: Many of the domain names that will be included in the NamesCon auction have already been added to the GoDaddy auction page. As we get closer to the conference, I believe more domain names will be added. Yesterday evening, GoDa…
          - 22 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 5:26am -
        • $226k in Sales on December 13th – 44422.com sold for $20,343 – Daily Market Report

          $226k in Sales on December 13th – 44422.com sold for $20,343 – Daily Market Report

           NameBio.com: GoDaddy had six of the top ten sales yesterday led by 44422.com which sold for $20,343. NameBio recorded 232 sales $100+ for a total of $211,631 with an average sale price of $912. Compared to the previous day there was an increase of…
          - 23 hours ago, 14 Dec 19, 4:55am -
        • IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Saturday, December 14th

          IKE’S LIST OF DOMAINS AT AUCTION FOR Saturday, December 14th

           DSAD.com: I think it’s going to be a snowy winter, it’s already snowed a few times in the northeast. Yesterday morning there was ice then it rained all day. At this point in the year I’d rather have snow, but as soon as the first major snow…
          - 1 day ago, 14 Dec 19, 3:30am -
        • How important is it to have keywords in a domain name?

          How important is it to have keywords in a domain name?

           Reporter: Matt Cutts explains...
          - 1 day ago, 14 Dec 19, 3:30am -
        • Morgan’s Weekly Domain Investing News Roundup for the week of December 9th, 2019

          Morgan’s Weekly Domain Investing News Roundup for the week of December 9th, 2019

           MorganLinton.com: Hello, happy Friday, and welcome to my weekly Domain Investing News Update. Phew, a lot happened this week – NamesCon released their agenda and it is packed full of interesting sessions. ICANN delayed the .ORG acquisition deal…
          - 1 day ago, 13 Dec 19, 4:09pm -
        • Where the most domains sold this year…

          Where the most domains sold this year…

           Domaining Tips: Today: OakBrook.com sold for $13,500 / High asking prices on the new gTLD .online / Your best domain landing page / and More… Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Buying one word .ORG –…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 3:20pm -
        • Why the Steve Jobs decision was wrong

          Why the Steve Jobs decision was wrong

           Domain Name Wire: In this guest post, Attorney Paul Keating writs that the recent UDRP decision for SteveJobs.com was flawed. The SteveJobs.com decision troubles me deeply.  In terms of trademark, I see it as attempting to shove a round peg int…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 2:13pm -
        • Godaddy Investor Pitch – It Ain’t That Easy Folks

          Godaddy Investor Pitch – It Ain’t That Easy Folks

           DN.BIZ: Godaddy has moved all in on investors and if you’ve been profiled as an investor, you see this login page. If it were only that easy. I think it would be more accurately described BUY REPEAT MAYBE SELL. BUY BUY … Continue reading →T…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 12:30pm -
        • What I Do With Newly Registered Domain Names

          What I Do With Newly Registered Domain Names

           DomainInvesting.com: I had someone email me yesterday to ask if I might be interested in buying some newly registered domain names. In general, I am almost positively not going to buy someone else’s new hand registrations from them. I don’t re…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 12:30pm -
        • AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 12, 2019

          AUCTION RECAP OF DECEMBER 12, 2019

           DSAD.com: A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on December 12, 2019.If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an e…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 8:22am -
        • #Sedo interviewed Desktop.com buyer, Rolf Larsen, a #gTLD operator

          #Sedo interviewed Desktop.com buyer, Rolf Larsen, a #gTLD operator

           DomainGang.com: Rolf Larsen bought Desktop.com via the Sedo brokerage service, and we exclusively covered that great domain sale. Coming next year, Desktop.com will be a new platform for web apps. But Rolf Larsen is also an operator of dot .Global…
          - 2 days ago, 13 Dec 19, 7:47am -

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