|Displaying Topics 1401 - 1440 (10179 total) Sorted by: Forum, Direction: forward|
|1401:|| Dotster Named in Massive Typo- / Cybersquatting Lawsuit|
"The lawsuit, filed Thursday by high-end retailers Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman, alleges that Dotster abused its status as a registrar by "checking out" hundreds of domain names that closely resemble the correct ones--and then keeping only the ones that were visited by Web users who couldn't spell very well."
|Domain Names||June 7, 2006|
|1402:|| ICANN under threat as consultation closes|
"The future of internet domain regulator ICANN hangs in the balance as a US government consultation closes this week."
|Domain Names||July 5, 2006|
|1403:|| GBP 1m for cheap domain names||Domain Names||July 6, 2006|
|1404:|| .eu passes 2 million names mark||Domain Names||July 11, 2006|
|1405:|| How to Make an Unsolicited Offer on a Domain|
"I'm looking for advice on how to approach buying a domain that is not advertised for sale."
|Domain Names||July 12, 2006|
|1406:|| EURid Puts Over 73,000 .eu Domains On Hold|
"EURid, the non profit organisation operating the Internet top level domain .eu, has suspended 74 000 .eu domain names and has sued 400 registrars for breach of contract. This move was prompted by abusive behavior from a syndicate of registrars who have systematically acquired domain names with the obvious intent of selling them. In the domain name business this is called warehousing and is not permitted."
|Domain Names||July 24, 2006|
|1407:|| Drive-by business URLs: Does Your Domain Name Meet the "Billboard Test"?|
"I've taken a few auto trips recently, and was surprised to encounter billboards whose sole purpose was to promote websites. I.e., these weren't product promotions that include a URL, but rather were geared only to drive traffic to a website."
|Domain Names||July 24, 2006|
|1408:|| Moniker Registrar Sold to Kanoodle - Kanoodle to Rebrand as Seevast|
"The senior management of Kanoodle will lead a new parent company called Seevast, with Kanoodle existing as one of three business units. Kanoodle will focus on search-targeted sponsored links; while newly created unit Pulse 360 handles content-targeted sponsored links. Calling Moniker.com co-founders Monte Cahn and Eric Harrington superstars in their industry, Podell said the acquisition gives Kanoodle one more way to serve its customers."
|Domain Names||Aug 11, 2006|
|1409:|| New Contract For ICANN|
"The United States Department of Commerce has executed a new contract with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) to continue to perform the IANA (Internet Assigned Numbers Authority) function."
|Domain Names||Aug 17, 2006|
|1410:|| Domain Appraisal Services: Are Automated Appraisals Worth The Cost At Any Price?|
"What I want to know is from reading this forum, many are saying that the automated appraisals are not any good and are apparently not accurate?"
|Domain Names||Aug 17, 2006|
|1411:|| Microsoft Sues 'Cybersquatters & Typosquatters'|
"Microsoft Corp. said it has filed three lawsuits against "cybersquatters," in an effort to fight back against a surge of online trademark infringement by people seeking profit from pay-per-click advertising.
|Domain Names||Aug 22, 2006|
|1412:|| ICANN: Unrestricted Pricing for .Org/.Info/.Biz is O.K.||Domain Names||Aug 25, 2006|
|1413:|| GoDaddy Cancels IPO|
Explaining their IPO pull-out, GoDaddy CEO Bob Parsons says domain registration accounting methods create a pessimistic view of the company for analysts, as revenues are amortized while expenses are incurred immediately.
|Domain Names||Aug 25, 2006|
|1414:|| ICANN Comment Verification Delay - 45 minutes and Counting; 5 PM PST Cut Off||Domain Names||Aug 28, 2006|
|1415:|| Thousands of Spanish Web Sites Knocked Offline by Software Error|
"A botched software update at Spain's central domain registry knocked as many as 400,000 sites offline for several hours Tuesday..."
|Domain Names||Aug 30, 2006|
|1416:|| Local Search & Zip Code URLs|
A new network of .us domains based on U.S. zip codes raises the general issue of whether postal code domains are effective for local search.
|Domain Names||Sept 1, 2006|
|1417:|| ICANN Meeting on Registry Contracts: Date Moved Up!|
"...instead of allowing time for forces to organize it moves up the hearing date from September 13th to September 7th. "
|Domain Names||Sept 5, 2006|
|1418:|| Some say Vista Will Double DNS Lookups and Slow Down Entire Internet|
" Paul Mockapetris, who is widely credited with inventing the Internet's Domain Name System (DNS). Mockapetris believes Vista's introduction will cause a surge in DNS traffic because the operating system supports two versions of the Internet Protocol, a technology standard used to send information over computer networks."
|Domain Names||Sept 6, 2006|
|1419:|| U.S. Keeps Control Of Web Domain Group ICANN|
"The U.S. Commerce Department said on Friday it would retain oversight for three more years of the company that manages Internet domain names, renewing an agreement that was scheduled to expire this weekend."
|Domain Names||Sept 30, 2006|
|1420:|| ICANN says can't comply with Spamhaus court order|
"Only the Internet registrar with whom the registrant has a contractual relationship - and in certain instances the Internet registry - can suspend an individual domain name. "
|Domain Names||Oct 12, 2006|
|1421:|| Domain Name Infringement - Is CityTradeMark.com a Violation?|
" I read a press release announcing that a popular hotel chain was going to be opening a new hotel in my city. I went ahead and purchased a domain name like cityhotelname.com and started developing a content site about the hotel."
|Domain Names||Oct 23, 2006|
|1422:|| Finding Good Domain Names of Value||Domain Names||Oct 27, 2006|
|1423:|| Domain Auction - cameras.com sells for $1,500,000|
Moniker is hosting what is billed as the world's first live domain auction. Domain #14 of a total 312 being auctioned just sold for $1,500,000 - cameras.com
|Domain Names||Oct 27, 2006|
|1424:|| Is Mobi hype or for real?|
Smart money said a 4 char tld would be DOA on launch. Not so fast...
|Domain Names||Oct 28, 2006|
|1425:|| Building Websites for the .Mobi Internet|
"Can anyone point me to where to get information as to the .mobi criteria for building a .mobi site?"
|Domain Names||Nov 5, 2006|
|1426:|| Are They Monitoring Your WhoIs Queries?|
"One of my clients e-mailed me earlier this week about registering a domain name. I checked on the domain and it was available, so I e-mailed the client back. Today, my client finally sent me the approval to register the domain, but when I checked today, it had been registered by a domain name reseller."
|Domain Names||Nov 8, 2006|
|1427:|| What Are The Factors Driving Domain Name Value?|
"Has anyone actually seen any studies that demonstrate these domains are actually worth this much?"
|Domain Names||Nov 15, 2006|
|1428:|| Non-English characters could cause domain name chaos|
Allowing use of non-English characters in domain names could cause chaos and provide phishers with new fraud opportunities, according to ICANN chief executive Paul Twomey.
|Domain Names||Nov 27, 2006|
|1429:|| VeriSign Authorized to Raise Dot Com Prices|
"The contract approved today, negotiated between VeriSign and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, allows Mountain View, California-based VeriSign to raise prices by as much as 7 percent for four out of the next six years."
|Domain Names||Dec 1, 2006|
|1430:|| ICANN Meeting Looks At The World Of The Internet, Including 'Kiting'|
"The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will discuss key projects and initiatives at a meeting this week, including the internationalisation of the domain name system and a lucrative site-registration practice some object to."
|Domain Names||Dec 6, 2006|
|1431:|| "ICANN Conference Bears Much Fruit"|
"ICANN officials ended a week-long marathon of meetings in Brazil on Dec. 8 that produced a number of results, including ICANN's first ever Regional At Large Organization, the approval of the three registry agreements and the birth of the dot-asia top level domain."
|Domain Names||Dec 12, 2006|
|1432:|| Value of typed in Domain|
"...how many people would type in, CityNameProfession.com directly into their browser address line?"
|Domain Names||Jan 17, 2007|
|1433:|| Domains: "Kiting" Still Popular|
"Entrepreneurs have been taking advantage of a five-day grace period to sample millions of domain names, keeping the relative few that might generate advertising revenues and dropping the rest before paying. It's akin to buying new clothes on a charge card only to return them for a full refund after wearing them to a big party."
|Domain Names||Feb 19, 2007|
|1434:|| ICANN Puts Registerfly On Notice with Legal Action|
"gives notice to Registerfly of ICANN's intention to file suit against it in federal court on Tuesday, March 6."
|Domain Names||Mar 5, 2007|
|1435:|| General Atlantic Completes Acquisition of Network Solutions|
"Network Solutions, announced today that General Atlantic, a private equity firm, has completed its transaction to acquire Network Solutions..."
|Domain Names||Mar 9, 2007|
|1436:|| Dot TK The most Spammed out TLD According to McAfee|
"...the world's most dangerous Web addresses. McAfee says more than 10% of all Web sites registered out of Tokelau, identifiable by the ".tk" at the end of their Web address, will expose users to spam, viruses and spyware."
|Domain Names||Mar 12, 2007|
|1437:|| How Search-Engine Rules Cause Sites to Drop Out|
"Some entrepreneurs have built thriving businesses largely by getting search engines such as Google Inc.'s to direct customers to their Web sites. But what happens when the search engines suddenly start pointing consumers somewhere else?"
|Domain Names||Mar 13, 2007|
|1438:|| Microsoft Goes After CyberSquatters|
"... launching a string of court actions in the United States and Europe against cybersquatters..."
|Domain Names||Mar 14, 2007|
|1439:|| ICANN Terminates RegisterFly.com's Accreditation|
"ICANN has issued a letter to RegisterFly indicating that it will cease operating as an ICANN-Accredited Registrar on March 31, 2007"
|Domain Names||Mar 17, 2007|
|1440:|| Defensive Domain Registration : Protecting Your Domain Registration and Operability|
In the wake of the RegisterFly mess, "This is a good time to point-out what YOU can do to protect YOUR domains."
|Domain Names||Mar 20, 2007|