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Following a record year, Illinois startups kick off 2019 on a strong foot

Illinois’s startup market in 2018 was very strong, and it’s not slowing down. Let’s take a quick look at the state…  Read more

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New Book: Managing Mission Critical Domains & DNS

Editor's note: We recently received Mark Jeftovic's latest book Managing Mission Critical Domains & DNS packed with info…

Not Another Yearly Recap: What 2018 Tells Us About .brand Domains

It's that special time again! Time to unwind, spend time with loved ones — and to reflect on another 12 months of prog…

Why ".brands" Domains Make Sense

I receive spam on a daily basis from various Banks… as well as mine. None are legitimate but actually, that is not wha…

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Chair's Blog: A Preview of the Los Angeles Board Workshop

Near the end of this month, from 25-28 January, the ICANN Board will meet in Los Angeles, California, for its first work…

ICANN's Middle East and Africa Regional Office in Istanbul: Five Years and Counting

2018 was an important year for ICANN as it celebrated its 20th anniversary and successfully completed the first Key Sign…

Global Stakeholder Engagement Launches Capacity Development Survey

In the ongoing efforts to prioritize the delivery of capacity development services, the Global Stakeholder Engagement (G…

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Domain Name Videos From Media Options

Media Options is now on YouTube with domain name insights and information. Over the years we have done tons of videos on…

The Great Startup Debate: Try vs Get vs Go

  The Great Domain Name Startup Debate. Startups have massive challenge today.  What should they do if the raw unfilte…

Why you need to own your raw unfiltered branded domain name.

Are you protecting your baby? I am talking about your email security. I spoke to someone today, and they’re selling a…

internetcommerce

The Hidden Perils of Filing a Baseless UDRP Complaint

In our newest article on CircleID, Zak Muscovitch asks: Is there a downside to misusing the UDRP to attempt a domain na…

Letter to ICANN Re NTIA and the .COM Registry Agreement

On Friday, November 16th, ICA filed a letter addressed to Göran Marby regarding the .COM Registry Agreement, arguing t…

Verisign’s Attempt to Increase its Fees Still Unjustified Despite Diversionary Tactic

The ICA released a must-read statement on the price increase of .com domains earlier today! Shortly after the National T…

venturebeat

Sci-fi sandbox game Planetoid Pioneers debuts on Steam Early Access

Planetoid Pioneers is a sci-fi sandbox game where you visit little “planetoids” and explore the physics-based enviro…

GamesBeat weekly roundup: Rockstar’s new lawsuit, and Titanfall 2 announced

Welcome to another GamesBeat weekly roundup! This time, the PlayStation 4 outsells the Xbox One (again), someone puts Fl…

The DeanBeat: The narrative of the underdog in the gaming industry

Our GamesBeat Summit 2016 event is approaching on May 3-4, and I am the head cheerleader and organizer of it. It’s goi…

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Following a record year, Illinois startups kick off 2019 on a strong foot

Illinois’s startup market in 2018 was very strong, and it’s not slowing down. Let’s take a quick look at the state…

Startups Weekly: Squad’s screen-shares and Slack’s swastika

We’re three weeks into January. We’ve recovered from our CES hangover and, hopefully, from the CES flu. We’ve star…

FanDuel co-founder Tom Griffiths just closed a seed round for his decidedly noncontroversial new startup, Hone

Tom Griffiths has founded four companies, two of which “weren’t much to write home about,” he jokes. The third cap…

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Manufacturing.gov and White House security suffer under U.S. shutdown

Dozens more U.S. government websites have become inaccessible since last week, when Netcraft highlighted the impact of s…

.gov security falters during U.S. shutdown

Dozens of U.S. government websites have been rendered either insecure or inaccessible during the ongoing U.S. federal sh…

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in December 2018

Rank Performance Graph OS Outagehh:mm:ss FailedReq% DNS Connect Firstbyte Total 1 EveryCity SmartOS 0:00:00 0.000 0.230…

webmonkey

DNC Accuses Russia, ACLU Sues ICE, and More Security News This Week

Trump dominated security headlines this week, but there's plenty of other news to catch up on.

Being a Hollywood Science Consultant Isn't Exactly Glamorous

It's not all fact-checking physics and rubbing elbows with celebs, it turns out.

A Really, Really Bright Mystery in Space

Scientists don’t know why a spot in space exploded. They still haven’t figured out black holes, either.

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Inman Announces Another 10 Real Estate Startup Companies Participating...

Startup Alley will bring the industry’s newest innovative thinkers and their solutions to help top agents and brokers…

Two39 Work and Fusion Pointe Announce Strategic Partnership

Connecting members with mentors, investors, and new business opportunities(PRWeb January 19, 2019)Read the full story at…

SoGoSurvey Releases Version 12.0 of its Award-Winning Survey Tool,...

Easy to use, quick to implement and intelligent auto-response is the hallmark of SoGoSurvey's latest CX release.(PRWeb J…