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November 12, 2019 10:57

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Stuart Lawley buys AgePass.com and AgeBlock.com for new blockchain based business

Stuart Lawley who most know from .xxx, (which he sold to MMX for $41million) has a new business and it’s called AVSecure.com. The business is using the blockchain to provide age verification. AVSecure enables the consumer to manage access on their local devices rather than through an unrelated remote network. The consumer’s browser becomes the […]

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MMX scores $500,000 domain name deal

Details are limited but deal will give MMX’s portfolio a nice bump. New top level domain name company MMX (Minds + Machines) has scored a $500,000 deal to register 90,000 second level domain names under its top level domain names within the next 12 months. Beyond that, details are scant. MMX CEO Toby Hall said […]

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Minds + Machines update on current operations

Business Update and Notice of Results Minds + Machines Group Limited (AIM: MMX), one of the world’s leading owners and operators of Internet Top-Level Domains (“TLDs”), reports significant continued operational progress across a number of business activities since its trading update announced earlier this year in January 2017. Update on .vip and Asian Expansion Strategy In May 2016 mmx successfully launched .vip into the Chinese market. Today it has over 586,000 registrations making it a leading gTLD in China as […]

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UPDATED: Minds + Machines Lost Registrations Result of Registry Deletions Not Non-Renewals

Yesterday we reported that Minds + Machines (LON:MMX) lost on average around 30% of its registrations due to non-renewal. Today we were informed by Minds + Machines that the deleted domain names were not the result of non-renewals; but was the result of Minds + Machines “unwinding its Emerald Names initiative and moving premium inventory […]

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Minds + Machines Extension Having A Really Bad Day Losing 30% Of Registrations Over 13 Strings

Minds + Machines (LON:MMX) is having a bad day as many of its new gTLD’s have come up for renewal and many lost a substantial percentage of its registrations yesterday. According to RegistrarStats.com, 13 new gTLD strings owned and operated by Mind + Machines lost on average somewhere around 30% of its domain registrations over […]

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The First Month Of .VIP (infographic); 418,000 Domains; $6M+ Revenue

A new infographic was just released on the first 30 days of the new gTLD .VIP and what a 30 days it was. Over 418,000 registrations, total billings exceeded $6 million dollars, and 48 .VIP domain names have sold at auction with an average selling price of almost $23,000. The infographic has plenty of information […]

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Six .VIP premium domains Total 1,334,000 CNY at Auction

6 .VIP domains sold for 1,334,000 CNY at West.cn according to a press release from Minds + Machines. The news was also reported on Ename.cn. Press release from MMX.co Six .VIP premium domains were auctioned on West.CN—a Chengdu-based registrar in China—on May 31st for a total of 1,334,000 CNY, or approximately 202,671 USD . The 6 premium […]

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Source: .VIP Sold 30,000 Premium Domains Including Google’s Reg of Alphabet.VIP For $10K

A source who has access to such information, has informed TheDomains.com that .VIP sold approximately 30,000  in premium domain names totaling around $1.3 million dollars through the end of its first day of general availability (GA) Premium domain names are those having a higher price than the normal registrations fees than a regular domain registration […]

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Father Domainicus : Thou shalt let the Minds separate from the Machines!

Greetings and salutations, my brothers and sisters in domaining; this is Father Domainicus on this fine chilly morning in Florida. What a great day to be alive. As reported yesterday, the benevolent Minds+Machines split its operations and divided the assets among two key players, Uniregistrar and Nominet. Setting aside the initial phlegmatic response full of […]

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Friday shocker : Minds+Machines offloads registrar business to Uniregistrar and Nominet

Minds+Machines has come to an agreement with two domain industry behemoths, effectively offloading its domain business. First, in agreement with Nominet, the managers of .uk will be taking over the management and operations of up to 28 TLDs from the Minds+Machines portfolio. In another agreement, Uniregistrar will be taking over its registrar operation, mindsandmachines.com. Under […]

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