.Investments Launches Today Here Are The Domains Already Registered

The new gTLD .investments goes into general availability today meaning it can be registered on a first come first serve basis. The registration price is high at a whopping $129.99 registration price at Godaddy.com Here are the more interesting domain names registered in Sunrise for trademark holders and in the Early Access Program for a higher one time fee. Either way these domain names … [Read more...]

.London Gets Over 600 Trademark New gTLD Registrations Here Are The Most Interesting

.London just updated its Zone file today and is reporting over 600 new gTLD registrations which all seem to be domain names registered in Sunrise for trademark holders. Some interesting no shows include a lot of US tech companies like Apple, Facebook and Twitter just to name a few. BuyDomains.London was not applied for buy Name Media but by a British company. Luxury.London went to the … [Read more...]

Leading This Weeks New gTLD’s .Fund, Here Are The Taken Domains

According to ntldstats.com,  .Fund is leading the other new gTLD's that go launch into general availability on Wednesday which includes .investments, .Cash and.Tax in terms of domain registrations through Sunrise and EAP Here are some of the more interesting .Fund registrations taken in the Sunrise period by trademark holders and through the Early Access Program (EAP) where registrants paid an … [Read more...]

IRP Panel’s Declaration of the IRP Procedure in the case of DotConnect Africa Trust vs ICANN

IRP Panel’s Declaration of the IRP Procedure was released on August 14, dealing with the matter between DotConnectAfrica Trust (DCA) and ICANN. In June of 2013 ICANN decided not to accept the application from DCA with regards to the .Africa extension. Over the last year the two sides have been battling it out back and forth. According to DCA Trust, “ICANN’s administration of the New gTLD … [Read more...]

This Weeks 1st Day New gTLD Totals; .Dental 1,971; .Clinic 1,447; .Care 1,395; .Surgery 534

Four new gTLD's went into general availability yesterday, meaning domain names could be registered on a first come first served basis. Including domain names registered during the Sunrise period for trademark holders and in the Early Access Program (EAP) where people paid a higher fee to get early access to domain registrations here are the totals after the first day of GA according to … [Read more...]

Verisign: Only 3% of New gTLD Domain Names Are Resolving To Business Websites

Verisign issued a report on new gTLD registrations through June 29, 2014, finding that 41% of all new gTLD registrations are parked and only 3% of New gTLD Domain Names Are resolving to Business Websites. Of course Verisign operates the .com and .net registries and have a lot  to lose in the new gTLD world, yet the numbers are the numbers. The report entitled Website Usage Analysis in the … [Read more...]

As .Clinic Launches Into General Availability Tomorrow Here are The Taken Domains

The new gTLD .Clinic launches tomorrow into general availability here are the more interesting domains that were taken in Sunrise or Early Access Program (EAP) and therefore will not be … [Read more...]