: Last year’s milestones and preparation for #NamesCon 2018, a DomainGang sponsor, is laying out the milestones it achieved last year. In an email to members, mentions the following notable achievements in 2017: SAN FRANCISCO: January 2018 –, the world’s largest online escrow payments business powers into the new year after hitting a tremendous number of milestones in 2017. Global Support […]

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Highway encounter : Have you seen the #Escrow .com billboard in Silicon Valley? has rolled out a brand new billboard in Silicon Valley, California. The large, blue billboard can be viewed by millions of car drivers and passengers heading up US Route 101, and contains the following message: Selling cars, robots or Walhols? Integrate the API No chargebacks, ever. – Transact up to $10m+ $3,000,000,000+ […]

Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved. : From unused “web design” site to gun replica mall was sold some time in August, via the Concierge service. The domain was registered in 1996, and an archive of its pages from 1997 contains some interesting stuff, including the [NSFW] babe of the month. For the next 20 years, the content became increasingly stagnant, and since 2005 the landing page simply displayed […]

Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved. puts the brakes on Chinese buyers’ credit cards has temporarily disabled credit card payments from Chinese buyers, due to high decline rates. The top domain payments facilitator announced that domain name buyers from China will have to use bank wire transfers, until the measure is reversed. Here is what announced: “We have noticed unusually high decline rates on credit cards from […]

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How to win a Parrot Bebop 2 Drone from

Sponsored by * If you’re shopping for a drone, here’s your chance to win one for free. will be entering all transactions completed by its 1,000,000+ members between May 4th and May 12th into a virtual hat. The winner of the ensuing drawing will get a brand new Parrot Bebop 2 drone! You […]

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Remember: No payment processing by this Monday

Monday, January 16th is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and a Banking holiday in the US. Financial institutions are closed, and will thus not be processing payments, which will resume on Tuesday, January 17th. Recently, started to roll out a new verification system for account holders, requiring the provision of official identification documents. […]

Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved. in the Top 100 Coolest Australian companies!

G’day mates. Several hundred companies entered a competition in Australia, to determine the Top 100 Coolest ones. Anthill Magazine selected the Top 100 and those companies with a “Finalist” designation will compete at the final rankings next week. Australian companies were ranked in categories for their achievements, such as innovation, or start-up qualities. Among those […]

Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved. to auction off iconic Rancho Santa Margarita address, the industry’s most respected handler of domain transactions, recently moved to San Fransisco. Leaving the iconic Rancho Santa Margarita address behind was a hard task for the officers and employees, who will now have to get used to a new HQ address. The new address, 180 Montgomery St, Suite 650, San Francisco, CA […]

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Greenberg & Lieberman acquires EscrowHill online escrow application

Domain escrow veteran, Andee Hill, announced that her company, Escrow Hill Limited has moved forward with some corporate changes. In particular, Escrow Hill Limited and have announced that the law firm of Greenberg & Lieberman has acquired their online escrow application. Andee Hill stated to DomainGang: “I am excited that the law firm of […]

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Domain poll : Was sold for a fair amount or for ‘chump change’ ?

The news of the sale for $7.5 million dollars came down as a shock to many, on a Sunday, no less; it was Monday in Australia, where the buyer,, is located. Numerous domain investors – eponymous and anonymous – chipped in, some congratulating the principals for the sale, and others scratching their […]

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Banned Thoughts about Domains – Part 3

Domain sales at ██████████ reached record numbers, but some douche employee named ██████████ ███████ tried to increase commissions. ██████████ got pretty jealous about .CLUB making the waves, and the new domain conference should not invite ██████████ ██████████ or ███████ ██████████ as they kiss ██████████’s ass. Meanwhile, registrations of .XYZ topped the charts. ███████ me! Is […]

Copyright © 2018 · All Rights Reserved. fixes glitch related to gTLD email compatibility has confirmed the fix of a strange glitch that affected the use of gTLD email addresses. As we discovered late last week, when the email address of the parties was based on a new gTLD domain, for example dot .email, the escrow would not initiate. It’s a good thing seeing that there is email […]

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