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How to flip a domain using your noodle

| May 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetThe other day I saw a post from Morgan Linton saying he flipped the domain name “Summon.com” for a $14,000 profit. Now this isn’t a rare occurrence but it is the way he did it that impressed me. It impressed me because he had a plan and thought as a business man and not a [...]

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India’s proposal will help take the web out of U.S. control

| May 17, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetUnnerved by the Indian stand, IT monopolies are propagating the myth that a multilateral governance structure will kill the decentralised, multi-stakeholder nature of the Internet and lead to ‘government control’ Last year, in a statement to the U.N. General Assembly, India sought the creation of a U.N. Committee on Internet-Related Policies (CIRP) in order to [...]

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Glu Mobile acquires DeerHunter domain names and TM

| April 5, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetGlu Mobile Inc. (GLUU) stock gained 2.07 percent to $4.92 in aftermarket session. The company announced it has completed the acquisition of the Deer Hunter trademark and associated domain names from Atari. Tweet

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Afternic adds Namecheap to its DLS

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetWALTHAM, Mass., Apr 03, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Namecheap, a leading domain name registrar, web host, and SSL certificate provider, and Afternic, the world’s leading aftermarket for premium domain names, announced today that Namecheap has joined Afternic’s Premium Reseller Network. This partnership brings Afternic’s premium domain listings into the Namecheap system, giving Namecheap customers access [...]

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Wales bids for online domain names

| April 3, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetThe creation of new internet domain names for Wales could put the small nation on the online map, Welsh First Minister Carwyn Jones has said. A bid for website addresses to end in “.wales” and “.cymru” is due to be officially submitted to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) later this month. [...]

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Bodog SHUTDOWN by FEDS & founder/operators federally indicted in Maryland

| February 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetA federal grand jury indictment was unsealed in Baltimore today charging the founder and operators of the popular online betting site Bodog.com with money laundering, prosecutors announced. The indictment charges former Candian billionaire Calvin Ayre as well as James Philip, David Ferguson, and Derrick Maloney with conducting an illegal sports gambling business and conspiring to [...]

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Senator Mike Gabbard Introduces Bill for new hawaii domain extensions

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

TweetHONOLULU – February 1, 2012 – Senator Mike Gabbard (West Oahu) introduced Senate Bill 2985 to direct the Department of Business, Economic Development and Tourism (DBEDT), in cooperation with the state chief information officer, to apply to Internet Corporation of Assigned  Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the generic top-level domain names (gTLD) “.hawaii”, “.hi” and “.aloha”. [...]

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What is SOPA? Watch this video

| January 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tweet PROTECT IP / SOPA Breaks The Internet from Fight for the Future on Vimeo. Tweet

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Cloud Domain Names – The next JACKPOT

| December 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

TweetBy now you have heard about cloud computing. Known primarily as remote online applications such as gmail.com, the term Cloud is now being used by all of the major players such as Apple and Microsoft. Investors such as Bershire-Hathway are investing hundreds of millions of dollars into this sector. It will be used by businesses [...]

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How to develop a profitable blog with your domain name

| November 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

TweetAs someone has developed and launched several blogs over the years, I have had to evolve with the changes in the market and Internet technology. My first blog was about biotechnology and received close to a million hits its first year. Now it is a simple domain name with a godaddy.com banner. Why? I had [...]

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