Archive for September, 2011

Don’t Mess With Texas’ Domain Names

Texas Department of Transportation wins domain name dispute over DontMessWithTexas.com. The Texas Department of Transportation has a message for domain name owners: Don’t Mess with Texas. The organization just won a National Arbitration Forum case over the domain name DontMessWithTexas.com. The owner of the domain name didn’t respond to the dispute. Barring any late legal […]

Google to Take on Woopra and ChartBeat

Google Analytics goes real-time. Web analytics companies already know they need to quickly adapt to survive. Remember when Google acquired Urchin and then offered its suite for free as Google Analytics? Yeah, that shook things up. Today Google announced real-time functionality in Google Analytics. This is a blow to two popular real time services: Woopra […]

Nominet suspends fake pharma domains – The Register

Nominet, the .uk address registry, has suspended hundreds of internet domain names as part of a global police crackdown on crime gangs peddling fake pharmaceuticals. Operation Pangea IV saw almost 13,500 websites taken down and dozens of suspects arres…

Nominet suspends fake pharma domains – The Register

Nominet, the .uk address registry, has suspended hundreds of internet domain names as part of a global police crackdown on crime gangs peddling fake pharmaceuticals. Operation Pangea IV saw almost 13,500 websites taken down and dozens of suspects arres…

Amazon Silk may be available on other platforms – CNET Asia

Among hundreds of Internet domain names Amazon registered yesterday are a few that indicate at least the possibility that the company will bring Silk, its new browser beyond just Fire tablets. Fusible spotted a long list of domains related to Fire and …

PacificHost partners with Panabee, a service for generating domain names. – Online PR News

PacificHost, a leading provider of Linux-based cPanel hosting solutions for video and social media websites, announced earlier today a new partnership between PacificHost and Panabee. Online PR News – 30-September-2011 –PacificHost, a leading provi…

Domainers to Meet in Europe, Key Vote Coming Up For .AU & .CA Gets Its Own Domain Forum

Today in the Lowdown at DNJournal: Notes on some interesting domain news from around the world including a chance for European domainers to meet in Warsaw, a critical auDA Board election coming up in Australia and Canadians get their own domain forum.