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June 25, 2019 21:38

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Dot-brand early adopter becomes 48th to disappear

A Singaporean telecommunications company has become the latest gTLD registry to voluntarily drop its dot-brand. StarHub, which had 2018 revenue equivalent to $1.73 billion, told ICANN it no longer wished to operate .starhub in February and ICANN opened its request up for a month of public comment last week (a formality). It’s the 48th of […]

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Donuts acquires its 242nd gTLD

Donuts, the registry with the largest stable of new gTLDs, has added its 242nd string to its bow. The company seems to have acquired .contact from, nominally at least, smaller portfolio rival Top Level Spectrum. The ICANN contract for the gTLD was transferred to one of Donuts’ subsidiaries a couple weeks ago. According to TLS […]

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Chemical Compound Dictionary Word .com’s

Today: Seereisen.de sold for $66,258 / BrandXXXX or XXXXBrands? / Domain Battle Round # 17 – Thunderdome Contest / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Looking for one word .app domains. Up to $5,000 per name – Be sure to check out your portfolio for […]

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The future of new GTLDs – From .com to .blog?

Today: How to build a domain portfolio website / AGHG.com Sold for $5,980 / Domain Battle Round #16 – Thunderdome Contest / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Tech/APK domains Only .com please – Budget: Up to $300.00 – Be sure to check your portfolio […]

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From negotiation to a successful sale

Today: How domain leasing works / Contacting end-users without mentioning a specific domain to break the ice / BitMine.com Sold for $3,300 / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Looking to buy .work one word domains – Budget: Up to $250.00 – If you have any […]

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Oh, the irony! Banned anti-Islam activist shows up on “Turkish” new gTLD domain

Tommy Robinson, who has been banned from most major social media platforms due to his anti-Islam “hate speech”, is now conducting business via a domain name that some believe rightfully belongs to the Muslim-majority nation of Turkey. The registration could add fuel to the fight between ICANN and its governmental advisers over whether certain domains […]

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A 20 year old domain investing mistake resonating today

Today: 59795.com sold for $3,020 / Share Your Real Dictionary Word Domains / Namescon Europe 2019 / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Official .Wine Showcase, Discussion, Sales – Are you investing in the new gTLD .wine? What do you own? Interesting in what other .wine […]

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REPORTED SALES vs. UNREPORTED

Today: Google Plus Is an Example of Why Domains are Critical to Business / Where to find data on .app sales / Toni.com sold for $42,500 / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: ByteHeal.com – What does it mean? Can bytes heal themselves or be healed […]

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Lipay.com sold for $9,100

Today: After .com comes .co, .io… / EU approves new copyright rules / Register New .EARTH Domains for $5.99 / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: Buying LLL.io – Budget: Up to $200.00 – Be sure to check your portfolio for a three-letter .io ccTLD, this […]

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Why is your domain worth your asking price?

Today: Butterfly.net sold for $9,700 / The nations of the .Amazon want the name back / Domain Battle Round # 9 – Thunderdome Contest / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today! Wanted: 2 Word .Com domains – Paying up to $20 each – Need a […]

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