The United States has made clear that it has no intention of giving up oversight of the Internet’s Domain Name System and they let ICANN know that was the case in a letter sent to the oversight body Wednesday.
The next traditional ad medium likely to be slain by the Internet is the Yellow Pages according to research firm Borrell Associates. “Over the next five years, we are expecting 39% of the ad spending on print yellow pages to vanish,” Borrell reports.They also predict video will be the #1 online ad format by 2012.
The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. The top dog this week was a one-word .com domain that attracted close to a quarter of a million dollars in one of the year’s 20 biggest sales. Country codes also fared well again, taking four spots on the all extension leader board.
Effective Friday (August 1), Matt Bentley is leaving his post as Chief Strategy Officer at Sedo. In his 6 years with the company Bentley has compiled an exceptionally impressive record of success.
The Computer DN Journal is Written On Died Over the Weekend. Here’s Why I Built the New One from Scratch
When I returned home from the GeoDomain Expo my home computer refused to start. Needing a quick replacement but finding nothing but plastic junk in the big box stores I set about building my own. Here’s what’s under the hood now.