As we posted two years ago, Disney holds the domain name PearlHarbor.com hostage, for more than a decade. Disney, producers of the movie ‘Pearl Harbor’, used to forward this premium geodomain to a sales page advertising the DVD of the movie. At some point, the URL forwarding stopped and the domain PearlHarbor.com currently displays a […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A shocking domain lander at the popular domain marketplace, BuyDomains, leaves nothing to the imagination: “TheDomains.com may be for sale.” In a day that many domain sales occur behind closed doors, hundreds of domains change hands in private transactions, for millions of dollars. But how much is TheDomains.com worth? According to domain estimation tool, Valuate.com, that […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Adidas has revealed the ‘Brazuca” – the official soccer (football) match ball for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. It’s a complete redesign of the erratically-behaving “Jabulani” that brought many odd kicks during the last World Cup in 2010. This time around, the Brazuca ball is said to have been tested extensively; it sports six […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A few months ago, we published a first look into the effects of beer on domain availability queries and potential registration of said domains. Nothing revolutionary here: pop a few cold ones, then start using DomainTools for domains that arrive as random thoughts, all while beer performs its magic. Some of these domains are better […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Donuts, Inc. – the largest gTLD player in the new expansion of the Internet domain lanes – is expanding its domain offerings, once again. The addition of dot .Cronut will be a pleasant surprise to the numerous fans of the popular crispy dessert, that often wait in line at 4:00am in New York for a […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Bitcoin, the digital pseudo-currency that is mined using sophisticated ‘ASIC’ computers, displayed once again signs of severe volatility tonight, after news of Nelson Mandela’s demise spread around the globe. “There are implications, when behemoth leaders like Nelson Mandela leave this earthly plane for good, which gravely affect the Bitcoin exchange rate,” said John Sayks of […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A new, indispensable feature has been introduced to the Domain Name Sales tool chest, as if didn’t have enough gadgets already! If you’re being harassed by the same sender with lowball offers and other communication that wastes your precious time, you can now black list them in a variety of ways. Once you receive an […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Some domainers allegedly have large ones, others don’t pack as much as they claim to. Others, keep quiet about it altogether but rumors do circulate. In the close-knit world of domain investing, there is only one way to find out: measure it. The easiest method to find out the size of your domain portfolio – […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In the country made famous by Vlad the Impaler, inspiration for Bram Stoker’s Dracula, there is at least one thing surprisingly progressive: in Romania, domain registrations carry no annual fee. Twenty-four years since the Romanian Revolution of 1989, there are fears that a change in this extraordinary policy might cause the registrants of 700,000 .RO […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
A great new creative ad about NamesCon, promoting the premier Internet names conference. If you’ve been hiding under the proverbial rock, NamesCon takes place in Las Vegas, between January 13-15, 2014. Bigger. Better. Cooler.Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Wow, is it December already? Hopefully, you are all done with Holiday shopping by now, and by that we don’t mean registering domain names to give away as presents! Just realized there haven’t been any updates on our Domain Name Jargon series, a collection of educational terminology that intends to (re)define domaining as we know […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Now that both Black Friday and Cybermonday are a distant memory, the Holiday Season is upon us. ‘Tis the season to be jolly and the right time to post our remarkably accurate predictions for the wonderful world of domaining! Without further ado, we present you the 2014 Edition of the prestigious DomainGang Domainer Almanac! Rick […]Copyright © 2013 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.