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Steve Lohr / New York Times:
Analysis of GoDaddy data shows how small-scale digital entrepreneurs, part-time or full, generate significant economic spillover benefits across US communities   —  A new study examines the millions of small digital businesses.  They could help many communities weather the economic blow from the coronavirus outbreak.
Apr 8, 2020, 9:55 AMIn context
Andrew Allemann / Domain Name Wire:
GoDaddy is acquiring Neustar's domain name registry services business and renaming it GoDaddy Registry; Neustar has about 12M domains   —  GoDaddy buys its first registry, implements governance model for conflicts of interest, and promises to keep domain prices in check.
Apr 6, 2020, 9:35 PMIn context
Brandy Zadrozny / NBC News:
Research: the number of coronavirus-related domains has grown to 68K+ this year; coronavirus.com, reportedly owned by GoDaddy, currently forwards to WHO's site   —  “People have this idea that you shouldn't profit on the tragedy,” one domain seller said.  “I think that's kind of a superstition.”
Mar 28, 2020, 10:10 AMIn context
James Thorne / GeekWire:
Former Expedia executive Aman Bhutani taking over as CEO of GoDaddy as Scott Wagner, who was promoted to the post in 2017, steps down for health reasons   —  Tech Moves covers notable hires, promotions and personnel changes in the Pacific NW tech community.  Submissions: tips@geekwire.com
Aug 1, 2019, 5:20 PMIn context
Aaron Sankin / Gizmodo:
Investigation finds 151 tech companies, including GoDaddy, Cloudflare, Google, and Amazon, offering hosting, DNS, or CDN services to sites spreading hate speech   —  This week, we're looking at the state of free speech on the internet, how we got here, and where we're going.
Jul 12, 2019, 6:35 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
GoDaddy resets passwords for several hundred compromised accounts and takes down 15,000+ subdomains of otherwise-legitimate sites, used by hackers for scams   —  GoDaddy resets passwords for several hundred compromised accounts.  —  Web hosting provider and domain registrar GoDaddy has taken …
Apr 28, 2019, 9:05 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
GoDaddy acquires Sellbrite, which helps customers sell products on many online marketplaces, says it will power the new Marketplaces feature on its Online Store   —  GoDaddy is making it easier for small businesses to list their products across Amazon, eBay, Etsy, Jet and Walmart.com today with the launch of GoDaddy Marketplaces.
Apr 10, 2019, 7:10 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
New research details how two widely received spam email campaigns over the past few months were made possible by a previously detailed weakness at GoDaddy.com   —  Two of the most disruptive and widely-received spam email campaigns over the past few months — including an ongoing sextortion email scam …
Jan 22, 2019, 10:35 PMIn context
Paris Martineau / Wired:
Gab is back online; its domain has migrated to Seattle-area-based registrar Epik, and Cloudflare is shielding who actually hosts the site   —  AFTER IT WAS revealed that the suspect in the shootings at a Pittsburgh synagogue had threatened on the social media network Gab to kill Jews …
Nov 6, 2018, 2:45 AMIn context
Sam Byford / The Verge:
Gab.com takes its service offline after GoDaddy informed the company they had violated terms of service and had 24 hours to move the domain to another provider   —  Gab, the controversial social network with a far-right following, has pulled its website offline after domain provider GoDaddy gave it 24 hours to move to another service.
Oct 28, 2018, 11:23 PMIn context

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