ID.me Raises Another $10 Million In Funding

According to a press release just out, "ID.me, Inc., a 2013 WSJ “Startup of the Year” finalist and leader in the digital identity space, completed a Series A fundraising round of $10 million led by USAA, Silicon Valley Bank, and notable angel investors including David Tisch’s Box Group, Kelly Perdew, K Street Capital, and Blu Venture Investors. The D.C.-based technology startup will use the … [Read more...]

Mercedes Benz Launches MB4.Me To Sell Cars & Mercedes.me As Its New Umbrella Brand

As pointed out by dot-me.of-cour.se, Mercedes Benz is rolling out ad campaigns centered around .Me domain names. Mercedes has launched a  "Mercedes me" campaign and they are using Mercedes.me as well as the domain name MB4.Me. As seen today on Facebook, Mercedes-Benz is advertising its cars using MB4.ME domain name. The full ad goes as: Ryan can't remember how he got … [Read more...]

Ga.Me Launches “Revolutionizing The Way People Play & Develop Games”

According to a press release out this morning by the .ME Registry the site  Ga.ME, a product that is revolutionizing the way people play and develop games launched today. Developed by Turbulenz Limited in Guildford, UK, Ga.ME is the first unified online game platform and social network capable of delivering console quality games across desktop, mobile and tablet devices. In addition to a … [Read more...]

Another .Me Covered By TechCrunch: PushPage.me Raises $1.7M In Seed Funding & Launches W/ 5K Users

TechCrunch.com just covered another company built around a .Me domain name. According to the story  PushPage.me  is "launching its personal homepage and Q&A platform today, backed by $1.7 million in seed funding. " "The product, live now on both web and mobile, offers users an online presence where they can publicize their likes and interests through a series of interview-like … [Read more...]

Secure.me Bought On Afternic For $7K Is Bought By Avast Software

According to a blog post, Secure.me a company that just started up in late November 2011 has been acquired by Avast. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. According to the company, Secure.me is the number 1 security app on Facebook with more than 90 Million Facebook profiles scanned to protect the privacy, security and reputation of users of the biggest social network worldwide Secure.me … [Read more...]

.Me Registry Releasing: Around.ME, Hire.ME, Fund.ME, Find.ME, For.ME

The .ME Registry, operator of the .ME Internet extension, is releasing five exclusive, previously unreleased premium domain names: Around.ME, Hire.ME, Fund.ME, Find.ME and For.ME. The .ME Premium Domain Program is open for applications starting May 10, 2013 and is set to close June 15, 2013. These memorable .ME domain names are ideal for any company that wishes to brand themselves as unique … [Read more...]

CEO of the .Me Registry, Predrag Lešić, Interviewed In Branding Magazine

Brandingmagazine.com, published an interview with the CEO of the .Me Registry Predrag Lešić , which is worth a read. Frequent readers to TheDomains.com know we think that domains are all about branding and that Verb.me domains make a great brand. Here are the two questions and answers we found most interesting from the interview: Branding Magazine: In the broad spectrum of branding … [Read more...]