Not Shocking: More People Sign Up For Online Gambling Than Healthcare

New Jersey just released some stats for those signing up for Internet gambling accounts and they seem to be pound for pound doing a lot better than those signing up for Obama Care. I know its shocking. Not. According to Chron.com, around 150,000 people signed up since late November for an online gambling accounts in New Jersey. "As of Monday, there were 148,487 accounts that had been … [Read more...]

Our 6,000th Post On Our 6th Birthday; It’s Been Quite The Ride

We didn't actually plan to write our 6,000 post on what is the 6th birthday of TheDomains.com. Our first post was published on December 4th 2007. (yes I know its technically tomorrow) Time really does fly. For those keeping count in addition to the 6,000 posts, there have been over 81,000 approved and published comments and well over 5,000,000 visits. Our first story on the new gTLD's … [Read more...]

If A New gTLD Applicant Used His $185K To Buy Bitcoins Instead His Investment Would be Worth $30 Million

Back in May 2012 when the application period for a new gTLD's  closed, the application fee was $185,000 per new gTLD string. At that time the value of a Bitcoin was trading at around $5.00. Instead of applying for a new gTLD string for $185,000 what if the applicant would have bought 37,000 Bitcoins, at $5 each. How much would have that $185,000 investment be worth today? Just about … [Read more...]

Oversee.net Launches New Travel Site Dedicated to 2-4 Day Getaways: WanderWe.com

Oversee.net announced tonight, that is launched a new travel site,  Wanderwe.com, where "weekend travelers can now book all aspects of their weekend getaway including hotel, activities and tours. " "WanderWe, the only online travel site completely focused on the 2 – 4 day getaway market, focuses on flexible destination search for travel within the next 60 days. " "This means they can search … [Read more...]

Report: Chase To Limit Cash WIthdrawals, Deposits & Prohibits Outgoing International Wire Transfers Nov 17th

So this is well beyond the domain industry and bordering on disastrous if true. Let me be clear that I'm not a customer of Chase and have no independent verification if any of this is true and lets hope its not. The Drudge Report has a link to this report on its front page as well but has such widespread impact I figured it would be better if you were aware than unaware. Infowars.com is … [Read more...]

Founder Of Oversee Launched RTB.com (Real Time Bidding)

According to Mediapost.com, the co-founder of Oversee.net,  Fred Hsu, new company officially launched RTB.com today which stands for Real Time Bidding. The domain name appears have been acquired last year from Telepathy, Inc for what I would guess was a six figure sale. Hsu, RTB.com founder told MediaPost the focus of the company "now turns toward building out hyper-targeting capabilities by … [Read more...]

UltimatePoker.com: “America’s First Legal Online Poker Site”

                        According to ctvnews.ca, UltimatePoker.com has become the "America's first legal, real-money online poker site  and it was launched in Las Vegas" "There was black Friday, and now we're going to have 'trusting Tuesday,"' said Ultimate Gaming CEO Tobin Prior. "Players won't have … [Read more...]