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When I first started buying and selling domain names there were a handful of blogs that I read religiously, Rick Schwartz’s blog – RicksBlog.com was one of them. What I always appreciated about Rick’s blog is that first and foremost, he is a very experienced and incredibly successful domain investor, period, no doubt about that, [...] Continue reading
One of the most frustrating things about the domain industry is the complete lack of innovation. This isn’t necessarily because companies don’t want to innovate but more because they are caught in a bind and can’t innovate. What do I mean by this? Every company should be evolving. Evolution has the [...] Continue reading
Merge! has announced the preliminary conference agenda for the upcoming show in Orlando. Not many details were shared but you can get a sense on how the agenda will be like and this way you may schedule your trip to Orlando. Merge has great plans for September 15-18, 2018 in Orlando with multiple shows under [...] Continue reading
A Massachusetts school district was forced to pay a $10,000 Bitcoin ransom to hackers following a cyberattack that blocked access to its system. CBS News reports: "And despite the nefarious nature of the school system's lockdown, there is no criminal investigation into the matter because solving this crime is 'impossible,' said Interim Leominster Police Chief [...] Continue reading
T-Mobile and Sprint on Sunday announced a plan to merge in a deal that would reduce the number of wireless carriers in the U.S. from four to three. According to the press release issued at noon on Sunday, the combined company will be called T-Mobile, and it will have the network capacity [...] Continue reading
Darryl E. S. Lopes formerly worked for Uniregistry as a broker and he posted a story on LinkedIn and Namepros about registering 20,000 .xyz names at .01 each. Darryl reported that he did not make one sale in the year he held them. Had to be a lot of work to register 20,000 names. He [...] Continue reading