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Domain Name Wire

Radix: $1.36M premium revenue in first half of 2019

Company’s premium revenue stays on track in 2019. GoDaddy generates over 40% of Radix’s premium domain revenue. Domain name registry Radix pulled in $1.36 million in premium revenue during the first half of 2019, almost the exact same amount it generated in the second half of last year. $0.52 million of that was from the [...] Continue reading

Domain Name Wire

Jeffrey Gabriel leaving Uniregistry

After leading domain sales organization in the Cayman Islands for seven years, Gabriel is returning to the U.S. Jeffrey Gabriel is leaving Uniregistry, where he was VP of sales and helped establish the domain brokerage team. Gabriel cut his teeth in the industry at Sedo, and then went to Domain Advisors ( before being recruited [...] Continue reading

Domain Investing

Capital One Registers Breach Related Domain Names

In the wake of the major Capital One data theft, the company appears to have registered a large swath of domain names related to the incident. From what I can see, it looks like the company, via its domain management firm MarkMonitor, began registering domain names on July 30th. My guess is the domain names [...] Continue reading

NamesCon 2020 Dates (Slightly) Change For A Day At The Beach

NamesCon Global logo NamesCon Global have announced a slight change in the dates for their 2020 event to be held in Austin, Texas, for the first time, from 29 January to 1 February, a 3 day delay on the previously announced dates. And the reason for the change, in part, is [...] Continue reading


ICANN dumps the “Whois” in new Whois tool

Of all the jargon regularly deployed in the domain name industry and ICANN community, “Whois” is probably the one requiring the least explanation. It’s self-explanatory, historically doing exactly what it says on the tin. But it’s on its way out, to be replaced by the far less user-friendly “RDAP”. The latest piece of evidence of [...] Continue reading


Now auDA loses its CEO too

The CEO of Australian ccTLD registry auDA has quit, just weeks after the organization’s chair resigned. Cameron Boardman submitted his resignation yesterday, according to a statement. Former chair Chris Leptos also quit last month, reportedly after a disagreement with Boardman. Boardman said he wants “to seek new challenges”. His functions will be carried out by [...] Continue reading

Domain Shane

Domain Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Wednesday July 31st, 2019

. Looks like there are going to be some big changes at Uniregistry. The biggest being Jeff Gabriel announced he is leaving the big U and the Cayman Island and going back to the mainland to spend more time with his family and most likely do his own thing. Jeff is one [...] Continue reading

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