Brexit, the scheduled exit of Britain from the European Union, generated a lot of interest this year. Hundreds of domain names with “brexit” as the main keyword were registered; perhaps, thousands. It’s typical for the matching .com to be the most valuable one, and the owner of Brexit.com is offering it for sale via Flippa. […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
As of today, Theresa May is the new British Prime Minister, taking over David Cameron’s spot at 10 Downing Street. With that position comes great responsibility, particularly as Britain faces the onslaught of a Brexit vote. But that’s not the only problem that Ms. May might need to tackle. Domain names are often searched for […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Welcome to another edition of Domainer Comics, the open-ended, fun coverage of current domain industry events. If you missed prior installments of the DomainGang comic series, you can catch up here. Today’s DomainGang comic about domains, covers ICANN56 in Helsinki, Finland. We received some leaked pictures from the event. Enjoy! 😀Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN technocrats moved in fast on Monday, to prevent any further manifestation of a domino effect caused by Brexit, from Helsinki, Finland where ICANN56 takes place. The TLD and gTLD global managers announced their commitment to the multi-steakeholder model, regardless of Britain’s decision to depart from the organization. “We remain committed to the global provisions […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A British referendum led to a surprising 52% of Britons casting vote in favor of a “Brexit” from the European Union. Whether this was a smart move, or a grave mistake remains to be seen. For now, the interest has spread into the domain name sphere, with the owner of Brexit.com seeking to sell his […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
China is the 2nd largest economy in the world, and a direct winner of the shocking Brexit. How so? In the past, the European Union failed to pressure China into submission, and any attempts to engage China as an equal financial partner became a fragmented attempt by individual European nations. With the departure of Britain […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Following the devastating domino effect of Brexit, all British assets are currently valued at millennium-old lows. Seizing this opportunity, Donuts, Inc. has apparently placed a sizable offer to buy Britain’s ccTLD for the sum of $70 million USD. Donuts, Inc. CEO, Paul Stahura, sent a letter to the British Prime Minister, David Cameron, this morning, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s over, it’s done: Britain voted itself out of the European Union, after 43 years as a member. The so-called “Brexit” won’t happen overnight, and the next two years will bring many changes in the political scene in the UK, and Europe. Is it too late to sell the domains Brexit.com and Brexit.co.uk? Their owner […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
My goodness me! The advocates of Britain’s exit from the European Union have finally gotten their wish. According to the referendum that took place yesterday across the UK, approximately 52% of the vote is in favor of leaving the European Union, which Great Britain joined in 1973. Sadly, Britain’s departure will affect the economy in […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
After the massive stock market crash that occurred in China last summer, Chinese investors rushed to stash their money in different investment vessels. Bitcoin, the cryptocurrency designed to establish secure, signed transactions, became very popular in China. Chinese investors proceeded to tackle domain names next, moving into the numeric and short domain namespace in droves. […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A British multi-million political campaign urging for the exit of Great Britain from the European Union has failed to register the matching .com domain. The official Vote Leave campaign operates from VoteLeaveTakeControl.org, and a serial prankster duly registered VoteLeave.com. Mario Van Poppel is a Belgian who pointed the domain to a Rick Astley clip singing […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.