Single and a #Trump supporter? There’s a #dating site just for you

The ongoing controversy behind Donald Trump’s presidency has led many singles in the dating scene to add certain relationship disclaimers. It’s not uncommon to read profiles that contain anti-Trump statements such as, “if you voted for Trump move along,” or “if you’re a Trump supporter don’t bother.” Such statements have polarized the dating “game” and […]

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#Domain scammer in MCV .com theft case used grocery store address!

A domain investor was defrauded by a serial scammer, who used a false identity and payment location. Mr. Stanley Chen acquired MCV.com from a person called “Patrick Sitrok” but the domain was stolen, and Network Solutions eventually repossessed it. How did Mr. Chen fall for this scam? Months earlier, he had acquired the domain 3620.com […]

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As #DNForum moves to #eNom, its registered trademarks have expired

Recently sold for the 4th time, DNforum.com is under ownership. Formed in 2001, the oldest domain forum’s domain has just been moved to a different domain registrar, eNom, under WHOIS privacy. The new owners are expected to step in sometime next week, hopefully making an announcement and tackling issues with the current layout and user […]

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No more “view image” option in #Google search

Domainers eager to snatch images from the Google search, will find it more difficult to do so. Google has announced that they are stopping providing a direct link to “view image” when searching for images. “Today we’re launching some changes on Google Images to help connect users and useful websites. This will include removing the […]

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An #infosec consultant dealt with New Ventures to get his family #domain back

An information security consultant dealt with New Ventures Services Corp., the domain warehousing branch of Network Solutions, in order to regain control of his expired domain. Mark Burnett‘s family domain, Burnetts.net, was registered in 1998 and over the course of several years he managed it along with several hundred other domains at Network Solutions. Eventually, he […]

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#Supercell : Seller of the .com #domain can use the .CO, says #UDRP

The former owner of Supercell.com, who sold the domain to a Finnish gaming company generating almost a billion dollars in revenue, was cornered about the matching .CO via the UDRP process. Brian Gambrel of Fishers, Indiana, sold the domain Supercell.com to Supercell Oy of Helsinki, Finland, in 2013. The Complainant is a mobile game development […]

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Fourth time’s a charm : How much did #DNForum sell for?

George Verdugo announced the sale of DNForum yesterday, just a year after its acquisition along with Kevin Faler. The oldest domain forum was sold along with its database of 17+ years, consisting of 1.8 million posts and more than 500,000 members. This is the 4th time that DNForum.com has been sold over the years, after […]

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Fabulous : #Domain registrar is migrating to the new web site at the end of this month

Fabulous.com, the domain registrar acquired by Directnic, are ready for the big move. The DomainGang sponsor shared parts of its upcoming redesigned web site, alongside a new Fabulous.com logo, and today they sent out a notice of a short downtime at the end of February – that’s when the actual data migration occurs at: This […]

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Seven with #Sedo : Valentine’s Day, week-long #domain auction at #GreatDomains

Welcome the Valentine’s Day “Seven with Sedo” GreatDomains auction – kindly sponsored by Sedo. GreatDomains is a 7-day long auction by Sedo, from February 15 – 22, featuring a small but hand-curated selection of domain names. Usually, a few more domains are added after we go through the lot, so don’t be surprised if the […]

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Happy #Valentine’s Day : Share your #Love #domains and enjoy the day

It’s Valentine’s Day, and whether you are in love, in lust, or in a healthy combination of both, this is the day to show it. This Catholic holiday signifying the existence of not one, but three folks named “Valentine,” turned mainstream in the middle ages. By the 1700s it was popular, and in good all-American […]

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#HODL .com : #Domain owner ups his asking price in the middle of #crypto crisis

In December, we pointed out that the owner of the domain HODL.com wants half a million dollars. The term “HODL” is a typo of “hold,” indicating the mentality of cryptocurrency investors to hold onto their investments, as opposed to liquidating them in panic. The cryptocurrency market peaked at the end of 2017, briefly sustaining that […]

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Drunken donuts : #USPTO application matches DD-sounding #domain owned by Mike Mann

A donuts company has applied for the registration of the trademark “Drunken Donuts.” There are some interesting tidbits about this application that we’d like to share. The trademark application claims that first use of the mark occurred in late 2017, providing as specimen of use a business card with the company name. At the same […]

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