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Mark Bergen / Bloomberg:
Google announces new tools and partnerships with Shopify, Square, GoDaddy, and WooCommerce to help merchants sell more easily in Search, Maps, and YouTube   —  - Sellers on Square, GoDaddy will get access to Google features  — Marriage of Google and Shopify centers on two executives
May 27, 2021, 12:15 PMIn context
Lorraine Longhi / The Copper Courier:
Some GoDaddy employees are upset after the company sent a phishing email scam to test its employees, with the email promising a $650 one-time holiday bonus   —  GoDaddy surpassed 20 million customers this year and laid off or reassigned hundreds of employees during the coronavirus pandemic in Arizona, Iowa, and Texas.
Dec 24, 2020, 5:05 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / ZDNet:
GoDaddy buys payments processor Poynt for $320M to expand its commerce and payments services offerings; Poynt's chief executive will join GoDaddy   —  The Web hosting firm said Poynt's technology will let it offer businesses a “complete suite of commerce and payment services”; Poynt CEO Bedier will run a newly created commerce division.
Dec 15, 2020, 5:20 PMIn context
Brian Krebs / Krebs on Security:
GoDaddy confirms some of its staff fell for a social engineering scam, after hackers changed the email and DNS records for a number of crypto trading platforms   —  Fraudsters redirected email and web traffic destined for several cryptocurrency trading platforms over the past week.
Nov 21, 2020, 1:45 PMIn context
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

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