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Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Amazon's Quidsi appears to be working on Casa.com   —  Quidsi's latest store is likely Casa.com.  —  Amazon.com's Quidsi, which runs Diapers.com, Soap.com, Wag.com, and YoYo.com, appears to be working on something new: Casa.com.  —  The domain name was just transferred to Amazon.com after being protected by whois privacy for years.
Jan 6, 2012, 4:10 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Apple gets control over porn domain names   —  Owner of domain names agrees to give domain names to Apple after company filed complaint.  —  Apple is now the proud owner of iphonesex4s.com and six other (mostly) explicit domain names.  —  The company filed a complaint with World Intellectual Property Forum …
Nov 22, 2011, 11:55 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Apple Fights for iPhone Porn Domain Names Including iphone4s.com   —  Company files complaint over seven domain names that forward to mobile porn site.  —  If you really want to piss off a large company, just put some porn up on domain names that include its brands.
Nov 3, 2011, 11:50 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Craigslist Sues Sellers of Phone Verified Accounts, Fights Posting Spam   —  Classifieds site goes after company selling “phone verified accounts” and helping people auto-post to Craiglist.org.  —  Craigslist has sued a Colorado man and associated businesses for helping people circumvent tools created to block spam on its site.
Jul 22, 2011, 2:00 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
ICANN Approves New .XXX Top Level Domain   —  ICANN Board approves new .xxx domain name.  —  Today the ICANN Board of Directors authorized the CEO of ICANN to execute the proposed registry agreement for the .xxx sTLD with ICM Registry.  —  ICANN's Board of Directors didn't agree with GAC advice on the issue.
Mar 18, 2011, 3:55 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
ICANN May Shut Down .Jobs Registry   —  ICANN threatens to shut down .jobs, even after approving its “registry service”.  —  ICANN has notified .jobs registry Employ Media LLC that it is in breach of its contract at ICANN, and the contract is subject to cancellation if the breach isn't corrected within 30 days.
Mar 1, 2011, 8:25 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Why Twitter Singled Out TwitterSearch.com   —  Owner tried to “extort” Twitter.  —  As Robin Wauters wrote today, Twitter has filed a UDRP against the owner of TwitterSearch.com.  —  With so many domain names out there including “twitter” in them, why has the company singled out this one?
Dec 5, 2010, 2:00 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
GoDaddy Replaces .Com with .Co, Now Default Choice   —  A big lift for .co this weekend as world's largest registrar promotes .co to top of search box.  —  [Update: .com is now back as the default option.  This was a test by GoDaddy.]  —  You might be in for a bit of a surprise if you visit GoDaddy today.
Nov 13, 2010, 2:15 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Confirmed: Facebook Acquires FB.com Domain Name   —  Facebook acquires FB.com domain name.  —  Ending months of speculation, it's now confirmed that Facebook has acquired the FB.com domain name.  —  The whois record for the domain name just updated to show Facebook's name and nameservers for the domain name.
Nov 12, 2010, 8:10 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
VeriSign Loses Big in Court on .Com Domains   —  Court of Appeals denies VeriSign's motion, setting up a potential trial over the company's .com monopoly.  —  One year after a big legal setback, VeriSign has been setback again by the same court.  —  Today the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals denied …
Jul 9, 2010, 3:00 PMIn context

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