What is DNS?

It was chosen as the standard way of resolving addresses because of its scalability and availability around the world and can be used for Start of Authority (SOA), IP addresses (A and AAAA), SMTP mail exchangers (MX), name servers (NS), pointers for re...
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DealerX auto marketing company is a reverse domain name hijacker

Company goes after rival’s “conquest” domain names. DealerX Partners, LLC, a company that helps automobile dealers market to consumers, has been found to have engaged in reverse domain name hijacking over the domain names ConquestAutomotive.com, Conquest.email and Conquest.marketing. In the car industry “conquest” is a term used to refer to winning over a customer that […]

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Which company do you trust most?

Yesterday someone sent me an email with a pretty wide open question. “Raymond, which industry participant do you trust the most?” First, I have not used every industry participant as I am sure most haven’t. So going on personal experi...
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#4 in 2017: A new TLD death spiral?

It's been apparent for years that new top level domains aren't meeting the expectations applicants had for the domains. A big new TLD cheerleader succumbed to this reality earlier this year. Frank Schilling announced a major price hike for most of Uniregistry's top level domain names early in 2017.
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