Peter Thiel bids for Gawker site he helped shut down

Gawker is conducting an auction of its remaining assets, including its domain names and almost 200,000 archived articles. Thiel declined to comment through a spokesman, and legal representatives for Gawker didn't immediately respond to requests for comment. Gawker's legal team has tried to block ...
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New boss for NZ Domain Name Commission

New Zealand's domain name administrator has a new boss after an international recruitment led to an internal promotion. Brent Carey, formerly the Domain Name Commission's chief operations and policy officer, has been named as acting commissioner in the wake of an organisational review of the ...
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AUCTION RECAP OF JANUARY 13, 2018

A comprehensive look at the final auction prices, closeouts and more from the auction list posted on January 13, 2018. If there is an asterisk (*) next to a price, it means that the name was at auction from a private seller (rather than an expiring nam...
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