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Archive News 2018  April

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#Directnic wants to give you a FREE .com #domain name – how to claim it

Directnic, mother company of and a fab sponsor of our publication, is giving away a FREE .com domain name. That’s right. Not a lesser quality TLD, this is the real deal, as Verisign – managers of the .com extension – are present at the same industry event. Which event is it, and how can [...] Continue reading

Domain Shane


A comprehensive look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the auction list posted on April 29, 2018. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring name) and may have had a reserve.  I’m only showing where [...] Continue reading


What’s the Big Idea? Erik Bergman Explains Why He Spent $900,000 for

30-year-old Swedish entrepreneur Erik Bergman paid $900,000 for In a new Cover we tell you who he is and what he has planned. [...] Continue reading

Domain Investing

Dribbble Loses Effort to Get via UDRP

A company called Dribbble (notice the 3 “b’s” in its branding) filed a UDRP to try and wrest control of the domain name, which had been owned by the registrant since 1997. As I suspected when I saw the initial UDRP filing, the domain owner won the UDRP proceeding and will be allowed to [...] Continue reading


The Monday Media Wrap Up: Phishing Attack, AI Arms-Race, AWS Traffic Hijack, and More

Articles from April 21-27 Massive Phishing Attack Launched from High Cost, “Legitimate” Infrastructure CBR | Ed Targett | April 27, 2018 Predictive e-mail defense company Vade Secure said has uncovered... [...] Continue reading


Telepathy Inc. Sells + More Domain Movers

The following is data gathered in relation to companies around the world and domain names they are acquiring for vast reasons. has been acquired by a currently unknown MarkMonitor client at domain name aftermarket service Afternic for an undisclosed amount. has been acquired by a currently unknown CSC Corporate Domains client. The transaction [...] Continue reading


Detected: Animal Names All the Rage as, and Move

Welcome to another edition of Detected Domains, in which we take a look at some of the acquisitions and sales from successful and prominent domain investors within the industry. Thanks to DomainIQ's portfolio monitoring toolkit, we are able to find some interesting deals that may give you inspiration for your own investing activities. Each [...] Continue reading

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