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After taking a bit of a breather a week ago the domain aftermarket was flying high again this week with some big numbers at the top of the leader board. [...] Continue reading
Well it’s official, the 1st Annual Asheville Professional Domain Investors MeetUp kicks off in less than 24-hours. Domainers from around the world are either in airplanes now or getting onto planes soon to make their way over to one of North Carolina’s most beautiful hotels, the Omni Grove Park Inn. [...] Continue reading
Between December 2, 2018 and May 4, 2019, 197,524 phishing domains were discovered, 66% of which directly targeted consumers according to the latest State of the Internet report by Akamai. Also, out all the phishing domains targeting consumers, 50% targeted companies in the financial services industry. "Criminals supplement existing stolen credential data through phishing, and [...] Continue reading
There now can be no doubt that fixed wireless, mostly 5G, will be a viable business in the right locations. Today's wireless has enormous capacity, enough to supply the broadband needs of a significant population. It's better than most DSL and a workable alternative to cable in many locations. Traffic demand is falling, with Cisco [...] Continue reading
Here is a look at the top ten new gtld sales so far in 2019. No extension placed more than one entry in the top ten. Free.Games The top sale was the highly publicized sale of Free.Games. Chad Wright and his WebQuest Inc sold the name for $335,000. The name was acquired in a package [...] Continue reading
Domain sales giant Jeff Gabriel is closing yet another successful chapter in his remarkable career as his 7-year run with Uniregistry has come to a close. [...] Continue reading
A look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the domain auction list posted on July 30, 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 expiring name) and may have had a reserve. I’m only showing where [...] Continue reading