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Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
GoDaddy to Launch x.co URL Shortener   —  Coming soon, x.co URL shortener.  —  Domain name registrar GoDaddy is releasing a new URL shortener at x.co, according to a tweet by company founder and CEO Bob Parsons:  —  This is likely a .co “founder's program” deal. .
Jun 30, 2010, 6:20 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Yahoo Settles Lawsuit and Gets Flicker.com Domain Name   —  Yahoo now has Flicker.com for Flickr.com web site.  —  As Michael Berkens pointed out today, Yahoo now owns the domain name Flicker.com.  —  But this wasn't your typical domain name sale.  It was actually the culmination …
Jun 14, 2010, 9:15 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Jackpot!  Slots.com Domain Name Sells for $5.5 Million   —  Slots domain name sells for a whopping $5.5 million.  —  I have received confirmation from domain name auctioneer Moniker.com that Slots.com has sold for $5.5 million — making it the largest reported domain name sale of 2010 …
May 13, 2010, 2:55 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Facebook Fights for Facebook.me Domain Name   —  Facebook files for arbitration to get Facebook.me domain name.  —  Facebook has filed a complaint with World Intellectual Property Organization to get the domain name Facebook.me.  The domain name is currently registered to a United Arab Emirates man.
May 11, 2010, 5:10 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
ICM Registry Hopes to Offer .XXX Domains This Year   —  Registry wants to offer name.xxx later this year.  —  After winning an independent review against ICANN for denying ICM Registry's application for a .xxx top level domain name, the registry says it hopes to begin offering .xxx domain names later this year.
Feb 22, 2010, 7:00 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Poor IDNs.  The Media Will Never Understand.   —  Recent coverage of internationalized domain names was erroneous.  —  They sky is falling!  The sky is falling!  —  Or so the headlines read.  —  Last week I mentioned an article in The London Times about the introduction of domain names with non-Roman characters.
Jan 5, 2010, 1:55 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Hostess Gets Pie on its Face in Domain Dispute   —  Decision in domain dispute favorable to non-use of domains for bad faith argument. … Hostess, the bakery that sells treats such as Twinkies and Ding Dongs, has lost a domain dispute over Hostess.com.  —  The domain name was purchased …
Dec 8, 2009, 8:20 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
AP Buys Domain Before Launching News Registry Service   —  News cooperative buys domain for launch of initiative.  —  Associated PressI often times write about companies that announce a new product before securing rights to the corresponding domain name.  So it's always nice …
Oct 15, 2009, 11:45 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Yahoo Class Action Settlement May Lead to Lower Domain Parking Earnings   —  New advertising option excludes parked domain names.  —  The settlement of a class action lawsuit against Yahoo may result in lower pay-per-click revenue for parked domain names.  —  The lawsuit was brought …
Oct 13, 2009, 8:25 PMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
Yahoo Awarded Patent for Human-Enhanced Search Engine   —  Yahoo gets patent for human editor enhancements to search results.  —  Yahoo was awarded U.S. patent 7,599,911 today for “Method and apparatus for search ranking using human input and automated ranking”.  The patent was filed in 2002.
Oct 6, 2009, 1:10 PMIn context

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