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Quick #domain flip : #Racoon .com moves to #BQDN in Dubai is gone, and that was a quick domain flip by Media Options, if ever there was one! After snagging this aged beauty – some say, alternate spelling – of an insanely fun and intelligent animal, Drew Rosener’s company offloaded the domain to James Booth, founder of, added this domain to an expanding […]

Read more #domain drama continues : Previous owner claims #domain was stolen

Rebecca J. Burns, previous owner of the domain and founder of ComQuest Designs, has come forward in social media, claiming that her domain was stolen. A few days ago, we were informed that was taken away from domain investor, James Booth, who said he paid $26,000 dollars to acquire it. The story so […]

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Stolen #domain listed for sale on #Afternic

Update #3: James Booth told us that the domain was returned to his possession by the legal department of, mother company of Network Solutions. Update #2: James Booth clarified that the transaction occurred outside of Afternic, after he was contacted from a email address. The seller was verified by The domain […]

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Do a 380 : James Booth performs a pair of major #domain transactions

Domain broker, James Booth, lives currently Down Under; the British expat and founder of likes to work hard and party hard. Skydiving is risky, especially when there are two major domain transactions to be completed. Still, James Booth pulled everything off nicely, including the tandem jump. So what are the two major transactions James […]

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Bots for domains : NameJet “shilling scandal” fizzling out

The alleged “domain shilling scandal” identifying an active group of NameJet sellers and bidders as “shillers,” shows signs of fizzling out. Domain auction platform, NameJet, has yet to come up with an official final statement about their investigation; meanwhile, three parties involved have stated their side of the story, among more than 40 pages of […]

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HAA! It’s the sound Killer Klowns make in the darkest, most ominous parts of the forest. HAA! Another “eureka” moment when you find a long tail domain that wasn’t registered by Mike Mann already. HAA! Triumphantly beating your younger brother or sister in a game of Monopoly, while acting as the Bank. HAA! Riding a […]

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Chinese domain market report : Hong Kong beer is crazy expensive!

Hong Kong is a former British colony, and since 1997 it’s part of China, with a special status as a financial center of Asia. Domain investor and broker, James Booth, is currently visiting Hong Kong, and had a few not so positive words to say about its high pollution and outlandish pricing. Having lived and […]

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BQDN : James Booth rolls out new domain brokerage web site

Domain investor and broker, James Booth, has been on a roll during the past 12 months. The British expatriate operating from the Philippines, has scored no less than $6.2 million dollars in total brokered domain deals. That figure has been updated to reflect sales completed as of August 8th. Extraordinary as he is, James maintains […]

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How James Booth went from zero to $5 million in 6 months – DNW Podcast #94

James Booth sold $5 million in domain names within six months of opening his brokerage firm. James Booth had a bit of an “in” when he got into the domain name business. His brother Andy Booth is a very successful domain name investor. Still, James’ early success brokering domains has been phenomenal: about $5 million […]

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Domain crime : is a stolen domain name

The premium three letter domain has been reported as stolen. changed hands sometime in January, leaving the control of its lawful owners, KLA Tencor corporation. The company has been made aware of the domain’s status as a stolen domain asset. KLA Tencor acquired in October 2006, by acquiring ADE Corporation. Since then, […]

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