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AFNIC Publishes Figures on Diversity Within ICANN

Afnic, the company behind .FR domain name extension, has recently published figures about the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). You can read the announcement after the jump : “In line with the work on ICANN accountability and responsibility, Afnic is pursuing its efforts to strengthen the organization’s…


Highest Reportd non .COM gTLD Sales in May,2016

Web.hosting was the highest reported non .COM gTLD sale in May,2016. The domain name changed hands for $75,000 via DomainPros. Here are the highest reported non .COM gTLD sales in May,2016: 1.     Web.hosting     $75,000     DomainPros 2.     S.club     $37,984     Ali Auctio 3.     YH.top   …


281.com Wins Weekly Sales List at $201,100

281,com sold for $201,000 , topped Domain Name Journal’s sales list of reported domain names for the week ending June 12,2016. NameJet had a great week in the sales chart,taking 11 of the top 20 positions .Correspondingly,Sedo took only three of the top 20 positions . .COM dominated once again…


Guess Files Complaint for Guess-Factory.net Domain Name

Guess has recently filed a complaint against the owner of Guess-Factory.org domain name. The company filed the complaint with the National Arbitration Forum on May 26,2015. The National Arbitration Forum will examine over the next days if the domain name is confusingly similar to Guess’ trademark,if the current owner has…




NTIA Against The IANA Transition Plan

The US National Telecommunications and Information Administration has officially used their influence to support the community proposal that has as purpose to eliminate the US government from DNS root surveillance.   The press conference held by assistant Larry Strickling meant to confirm the not so surprising development, however, the sidestepped…




Sedo Reports $1 Million in Domain Name Sales, Led By Kredit.com at 46,000 Eur

Kredit.com topped Sedo’s weekly sales list at 46,000 Eur. Highlights also include Express.com.mx, leading the ccTLD category at 18,500 EUR and CSGO.net, leading the “Other” category at 7,600 EUR. Other notable domain name sales include : .COM 2205.com    24,524    USD parklodging.com    14,888    USD kanaren.com    12,500    EUR achesandpains.com    7,500    USD heydesign.com   …



May 2016 HIghest Reported ccTLD Sales

est reported cctld sales in May,2016 : 1.     Purple.co.uk     L108,000 = $155,520     Sedo 2.     ITJobs.in     L18,000 = $26,100 3.     Antalya.de     €20,000 = $22,400 4.     Urlaub.co     €10,000 = $11,200 5.     Slots.gr     €10,000 = $11,200 6.     8.pe     $10,599 7.tie…