Autism.Rocks Sells for 10X More Than The .Com Did Last Year &  reported today that the domain name Autism.Rocks sold for $100,000 in its weekly report. The domain name Autism sold last year for $9,500 to the same Buyer. The buyer paid more than 10X more for the new gTLD Autism.Rocks than he paid for the .com domain last year. I just chatted with the Seller of the domain name, Chris Wilson who is a neighbor in … [Read more...]

XYZ Adds .Protection As its 8th New gTLD it Has Ownership Interest In

Earlier today we wrote about the .XYZ team buying the new gTLD .Security from Symantec .XYZ has now announced they have also acquired the new gTLD .Protection from Symantec as well. The .XYZ group now owns or has a interest in 8 new gTLD's. .XYZ; .College, .Rent .Security; .Protection and an half ownership of .auto; .car and .cars with Uniregistry. Here is the announcement by .XYZ on … [Read more...]

LogicBoxes Helps .MN Registry Grow by 350%

LogicBoxes, the business consulting and automation technology provider for ccTLD & New gTLD Registries, Domain Registrars and Web Hosts, today announced the milestone achievement of completing 10 successful years of partnership with Datacom LLC, the .MN Registry. .MN is the ccTLD for the country of Mongolia LogicBoxes met Datacom’s requirement for a long-term partner that would help them … [Read more...]

.XYZ Buys The New gTLD .Security From Symantec

According to a post on its Corporate blog last night .XYZ announced that it acquired the new gTLD .Security "Coming to you in late-2015, .Security will be the domain for security-related entities, professionals, and all companies that would like a secure and authoritative online presence." .Security was originally applied for by three companies, Defender Security Company … [Read more...]

Architelos Releases its NameSentry Abuse Report on Phishing For May 2015: Worst Offender .Br

Architelos released its NameSentry Abuse Report with a "Focus on Phishing" for all domain name extensions ccTLD, new gTLD's and Legacy TLD's like .com, .net and .org for the month of May 2015. .Com had the most reports of abuse but still only 11K reports out of 118 Million or so domain names. There were only 143 Phishing reports for May for all new gTLD's out of over 6 million … [Read more...]

Uniregistry Announces Sale Of Pro.Flowers For $50K To FTD

On today's show, Frank Schilling the CEO of Uniregistry announced that the registry sold the new gTLD domain name Pro.Flowers To FTD for $50,000. The domain name transferred from Uniregistry to FTD on April 10th. The domain appears to be on the Uniregistry reserved list as the domain was not "registered" by Uniregistry until the day before it transferred to FTD.  The domain … [Read more...]

DOMAINfest is Coming to South Florida As Part Of THE Domain Conference

The organizers of THE Domain Conference announced today that DOMAINfest will be held on Sunday, September 27th as part of its conference, from Saturday, September 26 through Tuesday, September 29 Jothan Frakes, co-founder of NamesCon, will be bringing the renowned DOMAINfest networking and content, which will be a compliment to THE Domain Conference, with its Premier Sponsor .CLUB … [Read more...]