ICANN officials apologized profusely, earlier tonight, after hardcore pornographic videos were streamed during the conference’s live feed. Somehow, scenes from the X-Rated movies “Dot Com Busters” and “Cybersquat This” made it into the live stream – totaling 7 minutes of hardcore footage. “It was an unfortunate mistake, after data streams from our hosting provider were [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
US President, Barack Obama, turned down an appeal by Márcio Mello of SaveMe.com fame, to receive a presidential pardon. Just days before the US elections, Mr. Obama handed out pardons to convicted individuals in various categories. For the “reverse domain hijacker” category, the applicant was denied, as seen in this photo below.Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The mayor of New York City is on a roll; after banning the serving of large fountain drinks at cafeterias and restaurants, his new focus is now domain conferences. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has introduced the ban as a way to reduce obesity and its related health problems. “I don’t like seeing obese people, they remind [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Mike Berkens does not sleep more than six hours every day, apparently. Often “seen” browsing the Internet until the wee hours of the night, the ever-busy domain investor managed to catapult his blog, TheDomains.com, to the top echelons of domain blogging. That does not go well with a struggling number of new domain bloggers, fighting [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Klaus Schlimmerburger – the Austrian domainer from the city of Fucking – died yesterday, according to Austrian magazine Profil. In April, Schlimmerburger challenged Mike Mann’s feat of registering several thousand domain names in one day; he planned an attempt to break the world record in October. “Klaus vas un klein kind in heart, not big [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Verisign – the managers of .com and .net domains – has put a lot of effort in rebuilding its network infrastructure. Still, today’s demand for domain registrations has exceeded all expectations. With more than 100 million .com domains under its control, Verisign is testing a new method to alleviate the stress imposed on its network. [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
With Rod Beckstrom gone from the steering wheel of ICANN, the proposals for a technical revolution that would upstage old school thinking are pouring in. Fresh from the ICANN Labs is a new method that compresses domains, thus reducing the cost of ownership. “Our method and upcoming patent can be described as crazy, but it [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
DomainSherpa, the domainer “slash” video producer known for its “unbiased, authoritative information to help you discover, acquire, manage, monetize and sell domain names” has produced an epic video interview with domainers. Just over 12 hours and 40 minutes long, the “Domain Sherpa Guide to Domaining Success” took almost six weeks to complete. “I received a [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Good Sunday morning, my brothers and sisters in domaining, this is Father Domainicus with an important recap about a particular domain auction. During the past several weeks, many members of our domainer congregation received several email messages, urging them to bid on .JUNK domains. The emails, sent by Marysa Lykhas – a blonde woman from [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Domain investor, Morgan Linton, posted a picture earlier today, attempting to convince his numerous domainer fans that he actually visited the Google headquarters. We were able to acquire Morgan’s GPS data, after engaging him on Foursquare and Words with Friends. Both applications store your location in case other players are around; after descrambling the data, [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Fifty Shades of Grey – the erotic novel by British author E. L. James – has earned high marks from critics and readers worldwide. Having sold more than 20 million copies around the world, the tale of a young woman and her dominant master has managed to introduce many a respectful woman to the so-called [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Shits-and-Giggles, a marketing company based in Azerbaijan, is releasing 19,000 premium .JUNK domains such as shared.junk, upload2.junk, interesting.junk, knows.junk, dislike.junk and more. Shits-and-Giggles works closely with The Dot Junk registry in pricing those premium and affordable domains between $149 and $9,999 – but the most important message was sent out by the Shits-and-Giggles account executive, [...]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.