Two men who registered hundreds of domains containing the “Google” keyword, asked the Ninth Circuit to revive their case that was dismissed at an earlier stage. The argument is that “Google” is so commonly used, that it has become a generic term, meaning “to search the Internet.” They are seeking to render the Google trademark […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Vitaly Popov isn’t happy; the Russian registrant of ɢoogle.com just lost his domain in a UDRP. Google Inc., the 800 pound search engine gorilla was the Complainant in this case, at the National Arbitration Forum. According to the UDRP, Google raised the following issue: Complainant offers a wide range of Internet-related products and services, including […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Beer is an ancient beverage that many a manly man enjoy. Some even blog about their favorite bottled spirit, that arrives in so many varieties, flavors and alcoholic content. Naturally, a great domain for discussing beer-related content, would be BeerBlog.com. Such two word composite .com domains can fetch a pretty penny when sold in the […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Dear brothers and sisters in Domaining, this is Father Domainicus, on a cozy yet warm Sunday evening. Happy Father’s day to everyone who’s a father, and to the sons and daughters of our Father, the Domain Lord. In recent days, many a domain investor emailed me about the uncouth act of Google to neglect Father’s […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
XYZ Registry founder and CEO, Daniel Negari, made an unsolicited offer to buy Google.com today, sending the NYSE to an abrupt spike during its closing minutes. Negari’s “open offer” consisted of a massive $5.7 trillion dollars, with funds gathered from recent sales of .XYZ domains in Asia. “We are young, fresh entrepreneurs that will rule […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Google has been buying “alphabet” related domains left and right. Starting with the acquisition of ABC.XYZ, the search engine monolith created a separate mother company, Alphabet, Inc. This move did not sit well with Alphabet.com owners, German automaker BMW. The recent purchase by Google of the domain ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ.com wasn’t a surprise, but it’s expected to […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
Whether you like the new Google logo, or you don’t, that’s irrelevant. Google, the 800 pound search engine gorilla, decided to redesign its brand, just as they did with the acquisition and use of ABC.XYZ – and that’s all that matters. In a surprising twist to this story, it appears that a member of the […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The XYZ Registry unveiled its new corporate logo earlier today, in a quiet ceremony among employees and associates of the company. Daniel Negari, founder and CEO of the Generation X Registry movement presented the new creative, inspired by none other than Google. “We are excited to present the new XYZ logo, and the good folks […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
The domain name ABC.mx, the ccTLD for Mexico, was sold last week; its previous owner marveled at the price, believing at the time that it’s a Mexican company. As Google acquired ABC.XYZ from the dot .XYZ Registry to use for its Alphabet project, everything points in that direction; Google also acquired the domains Alphabet.XYZ and […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
If you’re using Google as your default search engine, chances are that you’re either typing your searches in the Chrome URL field, or go to Google.com. Millions of Google users are “addicted” to using the top search engine for anything, from “how to make a Greek salad” to what is a domain name authorization code. […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In a shocking announcement earlier today, Google SEO ‘baron’, Matt Cutts, announced the immediate roll-out of Google Wolf 1.0. Substituting cute names like Google Panda, and Google Penguin, the new Google Wolf 1.0 removes all web sites, domains, links and other useless content from Google. The only result to remain on Google, will be Google.com, […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.
In a clear exertion of Big Brother force, Google is pushing for a ‘mobile-friendly’ web across its millions of stored web sites. Bigger than any Panda update, the push to pass the mobile-friendly test even has a deadline: April 21st. Creating extra work for thousands of web masters and developers that scramble to tune up […]Copyright © 2017 DomainGang.com · All Rights Reserved.