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#Sedo sales report : #Domain names sold during the week of 6/11/2018 – 6/17/2018

Welcome to the weekly edition of reporting on the Sedo domain sales; this time we cover the week between June 11th – June 17th, 2018. This information is provided courtesy of Sedo.com, sponsors of DomainGang. Several big sales this week, with 6 domains that sold in the five figure range for .com, and in particular: […]

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#Domain devaluation : You can now buy #Rams .com for six figures!

As long as we can remember, Rams.com was listed for sale with a price of between $1,000,000 to $1.8 million dollars – in other words, seven figures. Adam Dicker’s animal domain gained notoriety after football fans looking for The Rams triggered an ESPN article about the generic qualities of domains. In that article, Dicker stated […]

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Lies or ignorance? #GoDaddy rep claims expired #domains can’t be transferred out

A frustrated domain investor was told that expired domain names at GoDaddy aren’t officially his. This incredible statement came from a GoDaddy representative, when domainer Dan Sanchez asked to obtain the authorization codes for expired domains in his account. Unlike what the official domain transfer policy at GoDaddy states, Dan Sanchez was told that the […]

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#Domainers : Help save the Internet, as Article 13 goes on vote in two days!

The much-hated GDPR isn’t the only threat that domain investors, and other global entrepreneurs have to tackle. As we mentioned before, Article 13 is another legal concoction made in Europe, that threatens the core way the Internet operates. The European Parliament is currently planning to tighten the copyright law, which would massively restrict freedom on […]

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Never registered before #domain name now in #DomainTools database

A few days ago we noted how a common DomainTools response for unregistered domains, is “Never Registered Before.” Such a specific phrase dedicated to the status of a domain name triggered the obvious question: Is the domain NeverRegisteredBefore.com available? The answer, at the time, was no: NeverRegisteredBefore.com was available. This changed on June 15th, when […]

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Dismissed : Sahar Sarid update in #Mugshots .com case

Last month, domain investor, Sahar Sarid, maintained his non-involvement in the Mugshots.com case; a June 14th meeting in front of a judge at the Broward County court resulted in the case’s dismissal. At least, that’s what we can tell from the public documents released after that hearing, which mention the following about Sahar Sarid: Disposition […]

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Feds seize psychotropics trading #domain PrimalVisions.net

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has seized the domain name PrimalVisions.net, that sold psychotropic substances and illegal narcotics. Launched in 2015 as a “door to kratom, nootropics and cbd oils/edibles,” PrimalVisions.net traded dangerous narcotics over the Internet. The latest web page lander displays a message from the FBI, that reads in part: “This domain name […]

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#Domainer Soccer Club launches! Join now, it’s free

Jeff Sass of dot .CLUB announced the immediate launch of Domainer Soccer Club, to coincide with the FIFA World Cup 2018 fever. The .CLUB executive shared the following information on the new venture: “For a full month, we are going to be very busy with soccer, or football as Euros call it. Instead of eating […]

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#Domains and #blockchain : Phil Komarny becomes advisor at #DigitalTown

DigitalTown has been busy creating a fusion of domain names and blockchain applications, leading to new technology ventures that create people-centric cities. In a new announcement, DigitalTown commented on the involvement of Phil Komarny as new advisor to the company. Mr. Komarny is the VP of Innovation for SalesForce. Full details follow: SEATTLE, June 14, […]

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Dot .com #domain sightings : #ATT and its massive acquisition of Time Warner

Keeping track of domain names on moving vehicles is one of our hobbies – these domain sightings fall into two main categories: .com and everything else. Naturally, safety comes first, and when we catch one such domain – or, in rare occasions two – we are stationary while taking a photo, to commemorate the domain […]

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