It seems that we touched some sensitive chords with yesterday’s revelation that Chinese domain repository, 4.cn is actively engaging in the fine art of trademark violations. Its understandable that one has to be supportive of their sponsors and all that good stuff, but to be referred to as “scandalous” and even “offending” is simply hilarious. [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Ever since it changed its policies, Australian Domain marketplace, Flippa, has taken measures to disallow and remove trademark violations. The new king of obvious domain violations is now 4.CN – a Chinese auction web site that clearly shows the state of lawless anarchy in China, regarding intellectual property. For example, more than 90 “facebook” domains [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
To fully understand the craving of Chinese domainers for numeric domains, one must possess a good grasp of the Chinese culture and language. Knowing the names of the numbers (from 1 to 10) is not enough! Many numbers have several meanings but they are also used for the “sound” that they make when pronounced. This [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
China’s domain market is expanding rapidly. A great example is the China-based domain auction platform, 4.cn that generates thousands of dollars in sales. The Chinese are simply “feng kuang de” – crazy – about numbers, but not only numbers alone. In related news, Chinese investors pour tons of money into pigeons – something that contradicts [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Duan Xiangwang from the Guangdong province in China is a serious Chinese domain entrepreneur, with more than 5,000 domains under his belt, according to DomainTools. The Chinese domain market has been experiencing a very healthy increase recently, especially since the introduction of the Chinese domain marketplace, 4.cn Duan Xiangwang managed to grab the absolute candy [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Greg Ricks – former owner of DNForum.com – is a no-nonsense entrepreneur. His first domain name, MSSI.com, was registered in 1996 and from there business flourished as he acquired ultra-generic Motherboards.com Known for his authoritarian ruling of DNForum.com, the once self-proclaimed “deposed dictator” is in real life a Texan with a great sense of humor [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.