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Today the e-mail faerie brought news of the release of BIND9 9.10.0 which can be downloaded from here. BIND9 is the most popular name server on the Internet and has been ever since taking that title away from BIND8 which had a few years earlier taken it from BIND4. I used to work on BIND, [...] Continue reading
Based on our recent survey work, nearly 30% of our users use DomainTools for online Brand Protection or investigating online brand fraud. While the onslaught of new TLDs (Top-Level Domains) is creating a new frontier for the internet, with new business opportunities, new marketing opportunities, a much needed expansion of domain names via infinite new [...] Continue reading
The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. Over the years Sedo and their Senior Broker, Dave Evanson, have topped our domain sales chart several times and they just did it again with a little help from flashcards. [...] Continue reading
The number of available dictionary word domains at Uniregistry is getting smaller every day. Keyword domains are great for your new brand, business and web site, particularly for dot .Photo related ventures. If you’re a photography professional, take a look at this list of dictionary .Photo domains, and let us know if you register any! [...] Continue reading
Going into the launch of the new generic top-level domains (gTLDs), I fully expected the domain extensions that fit sites into nice categories would be the most popular. But instead, the current top 10 is an interesting collection of professional, generic and non-Latin TLDs. We have: .GURU .BERLIN .PHOTOGRAPHY .在线 .EMAIL [...] Continue reading
Duane Forrester of Bing, was the closing session’s keynote speaker at NamesCon, a domain conference that offered a full spectrum of content, education and substance to those who participated. In today’s interview with Michael Cyger of DomainSherpa about the upcoming TRAFFIC West conference, Rick Schwartz mentioned: “I’ve heard a lot of great things about Dwayne, [...] Continue reading