domainincite.com Archives - 21 November 2014, Friday

  • Where to find new gTLD dropping domain lists

    domainincite.com 20 Nov '14, 4pm

    Where to find new gTLD dropping domain lists Kevin Murphy , November 20, 2014, 16:13:41 (UTC), Domain Registries With hundreds of thousands of currently blocked new gTLD domain names about to hit the market, many without premium pricing, some domain investors have been wondering where...

  • Over 180,000 blocked new gTLD names to drop next week

    domainincite.com 20 Nov '14, 11am

    Over 180,000 blocked new gTLD names to drop next week Kevin Murphy , November 20, 2014, 11:42:23 (UTC), Domain Registries Several new gTLD registries will release hundreds of thousands of currently blocked domain names — some of them quite nice-looking — next Wednesday. It’s one of th...

  • Google beaten to .dot for a paltry $700k

    domainincite.com 20 Nov '14, 10am

    Over 180,000 blocked new gTLD names to drop next week Google beaten to .dot for a paltry $700k “Cyberflight” rules coming to UDRP next July NABP discloses premium .pharmacy pricing IP Mirror rapped for failing to deal with abuse Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision...

  • “Cyberflight” rules coming to UDRP next July | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 18 Nov '14, 11am

    “Cyberflight” rules coming to UDRP next July Kevin Murphy , November 18, 2014, 11:38:13 (UTC), Domain Policy It will soon be much harder for cybersquatters to take flight to another registrar when they’re hit with a UDRP complaint. From July 31 next year, all ICANN-accredited registra...

  • NABP discloses premium .pharmacy pricing

    domainincite.com 18 Nov '14, 10am

    NABP discloses premium .pharmacy pricing Kevin Murphy , November 18, 2014, 10:51:37 (UTC), Domain Registries The National Association of Boards of Pharmacy has revealed its premium pricing structure for the new gTLD .pharmacy, in launch policy documents filed with ICANN. The registry,...

  • IP Mirror rapped for failing to deal with abuse

    domainincite.com 17 Nov '14, 5pm

    IP Mirror rapped for failing to deal with abuse Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision blocks end “Second most marketable athlete in the world” to use a .club domain $10 million to move to a dot-brand? Quebec says “non” Is this the longest and stupidest new gTLD name...

  • Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision blocks end

    domainincite.com 17 Nov '14, 1pm

    Millions of new gTLD domains to be released as collision blocks end Kevin Murphy , November 17, 2014, 13:21:24 (UTC), Domain Registries Millions of new gTLD domain names are set to start being released, as ICANN-mandated name collision blocks start getting lifted. Starting yesterday, ...

  • “Second most marketable athlete in the world” to use a .club domain

    domainincite.com 17 Nov '14, 11am

    “Second most marketable athlete in the world” to use a .club domain $10 million to move to a dot-brand? Quebec says “non” Is this the longest and stupidest new gTLD name yet? Noss hints at winning .online auction bid Judge blocks seizure of Iran’s ccTLD Another 11 new gTLDs won at auc...

  • $10 million to move to a dot-brand? Quebec says “non” |

    domainincite.com 17 Nov '14, 10am

    Certain mayors, for example Boris Johnson in London, or former mayors, for example Michael Bloomberg in New York, supporting new gtlds hope they are supporting their cities not realising there are negative perceptions. These have the potential to demote their first world city new gtld...

  • Is this the longest and stupidest new gTLD name yet?

    domainincite.com 13 Nov '14, 11am

    Is this the longest and stupidest new gTLD name yet? Noss hints at winning .online auction bid Judge blocks seizure of Iran’s ccTLD Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction ICM will NOT offer free .porn names to .xxx buyers New gTLD implicated in Macaulay Culkin “death”, but journalists ge...

  • Noss hints at winning .online auction bid

    domainincite.com 13 Nov '14, 10am

    Noss hints at winning .online auction bid Kevin Murphy , November 13, 2014, 10:32:22 (UTC), Domain Registries A triumvirate of domain name companies led by Radix paid well over $7 million for the .online new gTLD, judging by comments made by Tucows CEO in an analysts call yesterday. A...

  • Judge blocks seizure of Iran’s ccTLD |

    domainincite.com 13 Nov '14, 9am

    Judge blocks seizure of Iran’s ccTLD Kevin Murphy , November 13, 2014, 09:51:36 (UTC), Domain Policy ICANN has won a court battle, and avoided a major political incident, over an attempt by terrorism victims to seize ccTLDs belonging to Iran, Korea and Syria. A District of Columbia ju...

  • Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction

    domainincite.com 12 Nov '14, 12pm

    Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction ICM will NOT offer free .porn names to .xxx buyers New gTLD implicated in Macaulay Culkin “death”, but journalists get it all wrong New gTLDs steal $5 million from Web.com’s top line Battles for .chat, .style, .tennis, bingo and .sas over Donuts win...

  • ICM will NOT offer free .porn names to .xxx buyers

    domainincite.com 10 Nov '14, 12pm

    all existing .XXX names will be reserved from registration in the new gTLD and only registrants of that .XXX name will be given the opportunity to initially register that corresponding .XXX name in the new gTLD. If the .XXX registrant elects to register the name in the new gTLD, this ...

  • New gTLD implicated in Macaulay Culkin “death”, but journalists get it all wrong | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 10 Nov '14, 9am

    New gTLD implicated in Macaulay Culkin “death”, but journalists get it all wrong Kevin Murphy , November 10, 2014, 09:43:42 (UTC), Domain Registries A cybersquatted domain in a new gTLD was deployed to perpetrate a hoax about the death Macaulay Culkin at the weekend, but reports insis...

  • New gTLDs steal $5 million from Web.com’s top line |

    domainincite.com 06 Nov '14, 2pm

    New gTLDs steal $5 million from Web.com’s top line Kevin Murphy , November 6, 2014, 14:46:31 (UTC), Domain Registrars Top registrar Web.com is seeing disappointing revenue from its domain business due to new gTLDs. The “increased availability” of names has taken a chunk out of the com...

  • Battles for .chat, .style, .tennis, bingo and .sas over

    domainincite.com 06 Nov '14, 11am

    New gTLDs steal $5 million from Web.com’s top line Battles for .chat, .style, .tennis, bingo and .sas over Donuts wins .wine auction Ebola 1 – ICANN 0 as Marrakech dumped for Singapore For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed .sucks domains “will not be $25k” Momen...

  • Donuts wins .wine auction

    domainincite.com 04 Nov '14, 3pm

    Ebola 1 – ICANN 0 as Marrakech dumped for Singapore For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed .sucks domains “will not be $25k” Momentous pays over $3 million for .sucks .wine applicants changing tune on geo protection? DreamHost hit with big breach notice ROTD lend...

  • Ebola 1 – ICANN 0 as Marrakech dumped for Singapore |

    domainincite.com 04 Nov '14, 12pm

    Ebola 1 – ICANN 0 as Marrakech dumped for Singapore For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed .sucks domains “will not be $25k” Momentous pays over $3 million for .sucks .wine applicants changing tune on geo protection? DreamHost hit with big breach notice ROTD lend...

  • For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed

    domainincite.com 03 Nov '14, 10pm

    For only the second time, ICANN tells the GAC to get stuffed Kevin Murphy , November 3, 2014, 22:00:30 (UTC), Domain Policy ICANN’s board of directors has decided to formally disagree with its Governmental Advisory Committee for what I believe is only the second time in the organizati...

  • DreamHost hit with big breach notice

    domainincite.com 03 Nov '14, 1pm

    ICANN sent three compliance notices to DreamHost concerning a Whois inaccuracy report for the domain name and requested DreamHost demonstrate that it took reasonable steps to investigate the Whois inaccuracy claims. DreamHost’s failure to provide documentation demonstrating the reason...

  • ROTD lends geo names to CentralNic registrar push

    domainincite.com 01 Nov '14, 10pm

    ROTD lends geo names to CentralNic registrar push Oops! Cock-up reveals ICANN survey respondent emails ICANN board bill tops $2 million Nominet hires venture capitalist as new CEO Quitted ICANN director gets old job back Former pop star is .uk’s 10,000th cybersquatting case gTLD aucti...

  • Oops! Cock-up reveals ICANN survey respondent emails

    domainincite.com 01 Nov '14, 5pm

    Oops! Cock-up reveals ICANN survey respondent emails Kevin Murphy , November 1, 2014, 17:15:05 (UTC), Domain Policy An ICANN contractor accidentally revealed the email addresses of almost 100 people who responded to a survey related to a review of the Generic Names Supporting Organiza...

  • ICANN board bill tops $2 million

    domainincite.com 01 Nov '14, 2pm

    Oops! Cock-up reveals ICANN survey respondent emails ICANN board bill tops $2 million Nominet hires venture capitalist as new CEO Quitted ICANN director gets old job back Former pop star is .uk’s 10,000th cybersquatting case gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m Is the free ride over f...

  • Former pop star is .uk’s 10,000th cybersquatting case |

    domainincite.com 27 Oct '14, 12pm

    Former pop star is .uk’s 10,000th cybersquatting case gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m Is the free ride over for Verisign’s .net? ICANN terminates deadbeat registrar ICANN may cancel Morocco meeting over Ebola fear Why kicking out the .gay “community” was right Afilias set for $10...

  • gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m

    domainincite.com 27 Oct '14, 10am

    Former pop star is .uk’s 10,000th cybersquatting case gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m Is the free ride over for Verisign’s .net? ICANN terminates deadbeat registrar ICANN may cancel Morocco meeting over Ebola fear Why kicking out the .gay “community” was right Afilias set for $10...

  • Is the free ride over for Verisign’s .net? |

    domainincite.com 27 Oct '14, 9am

    To agree, or interpret Bidzos as above means that you also accept that new gTLDs are causing “confusion” out there. Now, that’s the news. DotNET dropping from 15.2 million to 15.1 million in a quarter where 500 new extensions were introduced, is rather surprising; surprising that it w...

  • ICANN terminates deadbeat registrar

    domainincite.com 27 Oct '14, 8am

    gTLD auctions net ICANN another $13m Is the free ride over for Verisign’s .net? ICANN terminates deadbeat registrar ICANN may cancel Morocco meeting over Ebola fear Why kicking out the .gay “community” was right Afilias set for $100m London IPO Cowley, one foot out of the industry, jo...

  • ICANN may cancel Morocco meeting over Ebola fear

    domainincite.com 27 Oct '14, 8am

    Following Morocco’s recent request to postpone the Africa Cup of Nations football tournament because of possible African travel restrictions, ICANN is in active and ongoing discussions with our ICANN 52 Marrakech hosts. ICANN is considering postponing the meeting in Marrakech schedule...

  • Why kicking out the .gay “community” was right | DomainIncite

    domainincite.com 21 Oct '14, 4pm

    In general, I tend to agree with the commentary provided on Domain Wire, but on this subject, I do have to disagree openly. First, EIU was hired by ICANN to conduct the evaluations. That doesn’t provide ICANN with the convenience of denying responsibility for, or distancing themselves...