|Forum: Domain Names|
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|81:|| Cybersquatter To Pay Verizon $33 Million|
"A federal court in California has upheld a massive $33.15m penalty against a cybersquatting domain aggregator that registered hundreds of websites mimicking Verizon's name and trademarks."
|Aug 27, 2009|
|82:|| ICANN Says "Domain Tasting" Almost Eliminated|
"ICANN claims its efforts led to a 99.7% decline in domain tasting for all registries that implemented the new policy."
|Aug 20, 2009|
|83:|| Should I Buy The More Expensive .com When My .net Is Already Doing Well|
"I could afford this if I need to, but will it help me to have the .com?"
|Aug 13, 2009|
|84:|| Competitors In Bids To Control .eco|
"Rival environmental groups are lining up supporters to try to take control of a new net domain aimed at green groups."
|Aug 10, 2009|
|85:|| Man Arrested For Domain Name Theft|
"Members of the New Jersey State Police Cyber Crimes Unit arrested a Union County man on July 30th for stealing a domain name, the first known arrest for this crime in New Jersey."
|Aug 4, 2009|
|86:|| Are Most People Familiar with .org Internationally|
Interesting discussion around the classic Top Level Domain questions; "Is .org familiar to most internet users internationally? And do they generally know what it's intended to represent?"
|July 22, 2009|
|87:|| Progress Continues on New Generic TLDs Coming in 2010||June 25, 2009|
|88:|| Lawsuit Against VeriSign for "Alleged" Anti-Competitive Pricing May Proceed||June 6, 2009|
|89:|| Domain Registrations Estimated at 183 Million, Up 12pct||June 5, 2009|
|90:|| Finding Good Two Word .com Domains|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss an ongoing problem of finding quality two-word domains."
|May 14, 2009|
|91:|| How To Be Truly Private and Anonymous|
"WebmasterWorld members discuss the options for domain and site anonymity."
|May 3, 2009|
|92:|| Automattic, aka WordPress.com, Acquires WP.com|
"Does a brand like WordPress really need or benefit from having WP.com?"
|Apr 27, 2009|
|93:|| Domain Ownership Controversy After Verbal Agreement|
"What can go wrong when domain name ownership or control isn't clearly settled in advance."
|Apr 25, 2009|
|94:|| Top Domain Naming Tips||Apr 15, 2009|
|95:|| WIPO Proposal to ICANN to Expedite Domain Forfeiture Proceedings|
"I'm sure most people who read this headline think "this doesn't apply to me, this will never happen to me". Maybe so, but just in case it ever does I want you to know this is your chance to speak to ICANN about you views on due process, fair procedings, etc. You could go on vacation for 10 days and return to find that your website is no longer your website. Legally. Permanently."
|Apr 6, 2009|
|96:|| Domain Registration Scams Continue To Surface|
"...they claimed that a holding company as applied to them to register similar domain names to mine..."
|Mar 29, 2009|
|97:|| .tel Domains Landrush From February 3rd|
"domain registry Telnic will be charging a premium price during the landrush period to discourage domain name speculators and cyber-squatters,"
|Feb 2, 2009|
|98:|| ICANN Issues Initial Report On Fast Flux||Jan 27, 2009|
|99:|| Kentucky Court of Appeals Overturned Trial Court|
"Kentucky court ruling ordering seizure of domain names overturned by Kentucky appellate court."
|Jan 21, 2009|
|100:|| Do Domain Names Even Matter Anymore?||Jan 1, 2009|
|101:|| Verizon Wins $33.2 Million In Largest Cybersquatting Award|
"Verizon Communications Inc. said it has been awarded $33.2 million in what it called the largest cybersquatting case, as a San Francisco firm registered Internet domain names Verizon said could be confused with ones held by the telecommunications giant."
|Dec 27, 2008|
|102:|| ICANN makes another attempt at Tiered Pricing for Domain Names|
ICANN has posted draft contracts for new gTLDs. This would re-open the issue of tiered pricing for domains that the registry operators lost 2 years ago due to public outcry.
|Nov 10, 2008|
|103:|| ICANN Terminates EstDomains, Inc. Registrar Agreement||Oct 30, 2008|
|104:|| eNom Phishing Emails|
"Just a heads up that I'm seeing an extremely large-scale phishing attack against enom underway at the moment."
|Oct 29, 2008|
|105:|| DirectI Suspends 175,000 Domains for Abuse||Oct 24, 2008|
|106:|| Cybersquatting Amidst Bank Mergers|
"Internet addresses corresponding to recent bank mergers are already being hoarded and sold online."
|Sept 18, 2008|
|107:|| Return of the $.99 .Info Domain|
"Seeing the re-emergence of 99 Cent .Info domains there is only one conclusion to draw..."
|Sept 16, 2008|
|108:|| Verisign: Domain Registrations Continue to Grow|
"At the midpoint of 2008, there were 168 million domain name registrations across all of the Top Level Domain Names (TLDs)."
|Sept 16, 2008|
|109:|| Afilias Propose Release of Premier .info Domains|
"Afilias have just submitted an application for a New Registry Service, to be allowed to allocate domains to qualified people who will enhance the .INFO brand."
|Aug 29, 2008|
|110:|| ICANN Releases Tools Related to Domain Name Vulnerability|
"It has also prepared an FAQ and online domain testing tool to raise awareness of the problem, and to encourage network operators to rectify or update their servers."
|Aug 7, 2008|
|111:|| WIPO Orders Transfer of Narnia Domain|
"A Scottish schoolboy must surrender a Web address tied to the Narnia fantasy world, which his father said was a birthday present, after a ruling by a United Nations arbitrator, an official report said on Thursday."
|July 25, 2008|
|112:|| New Domain Extensions Get ICANN Approval|
"Under the new plans, domain names can be based on any string of letters."
|June 26, 2008|
|113:|| ICANN Votes This Week on New Domain Extensions|
"If the proposal is accepted by ICANN's board then almost any extension that is 64 characters or less could be used"
|June 24, 2008|
|115:|| Russia's New President Medvedev Wants Cyrillic Internet Domain|
"Russian President Dmitry Medvedev called for Russia to be assigned an Internet domain name in the Cyrillic script on Wednesday as part of a Kremlin drive to promote Russian as a global language."
|June 12, 2008|
|116:|| 2008 Domain Strategy; Time to Let Them Expire!|
"The economic downturn is creating domain aftermarket buying oppotunities, just like 2002-2003, following the Dot Com bubble."
|June 2, 2008|
|117:|| ICANN Notifies Top Web Spam Registrars|
"ICANN has sent enforcement notices and notices of concern to certain registrars, including those reported this week as being the registrars for the majority of websites advertised in spam emails."
|May 29, 2008|
|118:|| Profiting from NPOs? - PIR Increases .Org Registry Fee 10% Without Comment|
"Wholesale fees for Internet addresses ending in ".org" will increase 10 percent Nov. 9"
|May 12, 2008|
|119:|| ICANN Advisory: Inter-Registrar Transfer Policy Updated|
"Registrars are prohibited from denying a domain name transfer request based on non-payment of fees for pending or future registration periods during the Auto-Renew Grace Period..."
|Apr 11, 2008|
|120:|| .com and .net Fees Set To Rise In October|
"Fees for using two of the most common suffixes for Internet addresses are going up for a second consecutive year."
|Apr 3, 2008|