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ICANN got hacked by crypto bots

ICANN had to take down its community wiki for several hours last week after it got hacked by crypto-currency miners. The bad guys got in via one of two “critical” vulnerabilities in Confluence, the wiki software that ICANN licences from Atl...
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Uniregistry is dropping Topcoin

Customers have until the end of March to use Topcoin at Uniregistry. Domain name registrar Uniregistry is dropping Topcoin from its platform. The company announced the change in an email sent just before midnight Friday night. Topcoin is a blockchain-based digital rewards system. It is designed as a rewards program for customers of digital goods […]

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Buying One Word or Two Word .COM – Budget: Up to $5,000.00

Today: Buying two-word aged .com’s – Budget: Up to $250.00 / BitTop.com sold for $15,000 / UDRP question. Is it legal to… / And more! Here are the new discussions that caught my eye in the domain community today: The appraisal of WeedBase.com – This ones an interesting two-word marijuana relate .com. It’s catchy and brandable. […]

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If You’re Being Scammed by Bitflyer… (Bitflyer.Sucks)

As a bit of an update on the Bitflyer drama, I have good news and bad news: the good news is that I’ve managed to recover my bitcoin from Bitflyer (what ultimately worked was emailing them and CC-ing the Japanese Financial Services Agency, the New York State Department of Financial Services and the CSSF, as explained […]

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Sedo to hold crypto domain name auction

Auction will show the investor appetite for crypto domains. Sedo announced that it will hold an auction September 13-20 that will exclusively feature cryptocurrency and blockchain-related domain names. It’s a bit surprising that no other major marketplace has held a similar auction given that this market has driven the domain market over the past year. […]

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17 end user domain name sales up to $500,000

Crypto domain names and more. Sedo’s end user sales this week were headlined by a $500,000 sale. Although the buyer isn’t known yet, it is likely in the cryptocurrency space and almost certainly in finance. Speaking of cryptocurrency, Crypto.club exchanged hands for $10,000. Here’s a list of some of the end user domain name sales […]

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Qurate Retail Group’s registrations include cryptocurrencies and scam domains

Company registers over 100 domain names as part of rebranding. Liberty Interactive, a company that owns brands such as QVC, has changed its name to Qurate Retail Group. The company went on a domain registration binge as part of the renaming. While most of the registrations are clearly defensive, it’s interesting to see which domains […]

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Cryptocurrency domains are no longer trending

From total domination to “where did those go?”. Verisign released its latest report of the top trending keywords in new .com domain name registrations, and something is noticeably absent for January: cryptocurrency terms. For months, domain names including terms such as coin and crypto have been on the trending list. But this month none of […]

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