Domain UDRP unveils drama behind cryptocurrency corp

Mercury Cash is a global cash and crypto management solution designed for fortune 500 companies. The company operated from the domain, until the Estonia-based COO of the company pulled the plug on the domain. The company moved to the domain and filed a UDRP, noting that their mark for MERCURY CASH was registered […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. Twenty year old domain lost via the UDRP process

The domain was registered in 2002 and it sounds generic enough for its registrant to seek $25,000 dollars for it. Alas, a company that registered the mark THE CLEAN GARAGE usurped the aged domain via the UDRP process. The sole panelist at the Forum (NAF) pointed out that the asking price / cost delta […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. “Squatter” wanted $250,000 before settling for half as much

The founder of, an online repository of “digital nomad” jobs, complained on Twitter about having to pay to acquire the domain. Referring to the domain’s seller as a “squatter,” the enterprising founder of RemoteOK revealed how much he paid for the domain and the privilege of upgrading from the .IO: After 6 years of […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. #domain aspires to get trademark registration

Typing random keys on your keyboard? Chances are that your left hands begins typing on the middle row, ending up with ASDF at a minimum. Type some more in reverse order with your right hand and you’ll get ASDFLKJ for the full effect. The registrant of the domain intends to use it in internet […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved. #domain drama continues : Previous owner claims #domain was stolen

Rebecca J. Burns, previous owner of the domain and founder of ComQuest Designs, has come forward in social media, claiming that her domain was stolen. A few days ago, we were informed that was taken away from domain investor, James Booth, who said he paid $26,000 dollars to acquire it. The story so […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Aged #domain lost in auction, case involves K-Systems and #GoDaddy

A bizarre situation involving a 1999 domain,, is unfolding over at DNForum. The owner of the domain, paid for its renewal via PayPal, and the domain registrar, K-Systems, initially claimed that the domain was “deleted.” did not drop, however, and current information shows that it was auctioned off at GoDaddy and was acquired […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Plated : From a $9.99 domain at GoDaddy, to a $300 million acquisition by Albertsons

Plated, operating from, sends its customers the necessary ingredients to cook their own meals. This is what a “meal kit service” is all about. Instead of shipping pre-made, soggy food, Plated took the novel approach when it was founded in 2012. Its main competitor, Blue Apron, operates around the same principles. There is a […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Kiwi man wastes good lunch money on domain

A man from New Zealand tossed a perfect lunch into the garbage, after deciding to register the domain instead. Auckland meme-lover, Samuel Chatwin, skipped lunch after a Donald Trump tweet about “Covfefe” went viral. “Spending $22.99 to get this piece of junk domain was a non-brainer,” said Samuel Chatwin. “Me and my friends could […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Twitter closes “video loop” service Vine down

Twitter is closing down its Vine video loop service, which it acquired in 2012 for $30 million dollars. The sudden announcement shares the sad news of how one of the top 10 social media sites will be closing down – but not today: “Since 2013, millions of people have turned to Vine to laugh at […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Oracle Corporation grabs domain via UDRP

The domain was registered in 1998, and it has just now been ordered into the lap of Oracle International Corporation, Complainant in a UDRP. Despite claims that they owned the domain for 18 years, a panelist at the National Arbitration Forum stated that ownership is “unverifiable.” On top of that, findings of use for […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Unbelievable : Domain hijacker wannabe seeks legal advice to steal domain!

We’ve seen a lot of stupid activity in domain investing circles, but this one has to beat every single one of them. An anonymous domain hijacker wannabe, is seeking legal advice on whether he’d be in trouble if he were to proceed with a common domain hijacking activity: “If an internet domain “” has its […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Aspen, Colorado on Flippa : And you totally redeem yourself!

Aspen, Colorado. The destination of choice for Harry and Lloyd, the common-sense challenged duo from the 1994 classic, “Dumb and Dumber.” Would you have done the same, if a Mary Swanson were the object of your desire? Meanwhile, in domain land: What a coincidence, as the domain,, hit the auction block on Flippa. Ripe […]

Copyright © 2023 · All Rights Reserved.

Next Page »