Welcome to the March Editorial. Uniregistry’s announcement of a price increase plan, affecting 16 of its 25 commercial gTLDs, created a wave of discussions on a variety of media. The key question was the price increase, and whether it’s ethical, or merely a demonstration of corporate greed. The affected gTLDs are, for the most part, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In a ground-breaking announcement, the Catholic Church announced late on Sunday that new gTLD registrants are not “soul-less humanoids.” The Holy See officials at the Vatican issued this announcement: “His Holiness, Pope Francis, embraces all other cultures, civilizations and beliefs; it is with pure joy that as of today, we officially embrace, and extend a […]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.
New gTLD registry, Donuts, rolled out dot .Group very recently, and it’s already at almost 4,000 registrations. And all this – surprise, surprise – without giving away one cent promos! 😉 There’s no better affirmation of a new gTLD’s worth, other than seeing a major corporation adopt it en masse. Software giant Microsoft registered several […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s a big day today for the domain industry, as two large domain registrars that often clash in the gTLD auctions arena are sharing the same discussion panel. Donuts co-founder, Dan Schindler and Uniregistry founder, Frank Schilling, are attending INTA; the largest conference of IP and trademark professionals here in central Florida. This year marks […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Donuts, Inc. has a couple of reasons to be celebrating with wine this weekend: the successful launch of its dot .Wine and dot .Vin gTLDs. Even before general availability exited EAP phase, active domain investors such as Michael Berkens rushed to secure meaningful, premium domains. The opening of the floodgates saw the real potential of […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
It’s party time! The Early Access Program (EAP) has ended for two new gTLDs that’d make wine connoisseurs happy around the domain world. Both dot .Wine and dot .Vin are now available by Donuts, Inc. at regular registration prices. The 7 day EAP saw prices gradually drop from around $12,000 dollars to about $150 dollars, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Hey. Ddon’t judge ok. Donuts opned the gates for wine. Mean, dot .Wine aaaand… Look. Donuts good stuff fro gTLD any tiume launched. But specially now, .Wine. Wow. DOT. wine,. From very old tttimes, to drink is. Hi Andee. I was sasying. First domain exttension you be 21 years odl to own? Very nice taste. […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Fresh off the LL .com sales report: The aged two letter domain, NR.com, appears to have been sold. Registered in 1993, NR.com is one of the oldest continually existing web sites on the Internet. The NR acronym stands for Numerical Recipes, and by apparently selling the domain, the software maker has switched over to a […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
An eagle-eyed domain investor, found something very interesting, while perusing WHOIS information of recently released two-letter domains. It appears that Bank of America, a major banking corporation, has acquired one such domain, as recently released by Donuts. As one can see in the WHOIS info of the domain BA.Company, the registrant is Bank Of America; […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you planned to participate in the great extravaganza sale by Donuts, organized by Uniregistry, you might be a bit late. According to Donuts, a single domain investor registered all available 200,000 two-character domains across every single Donuts gTLD, earlier today. “It’s a remarkable feat, surpassing that of Mike Mann’s from a few years back,” […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé might be enjoying his final 10 months in office, but his ongoing efforts towards a unified multi-steak holder model are reaping results. The latest announcement from ICANN is related to gTLD string combining, a process that allows gTLD Registries such as Donuts, to offer domains in combined gTLDs. According to directive […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.