Latest Article

Why Ford Is Buying Detroit’s Derelict Central Depot

It’s a savvy PR move, but it also sends a big message. The carmaker wants to show it can compete with Uber and Waymo a…  Read more

circleid

Heading Into Panama for ICANN62

Well amazingly, it's that time again. Next week, individuals from around the world with a keen interest in Internet poli…

Opting for UDRP Over URS

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) implemented the Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS) in…

Google Engineer Ben McIlwain on Why HSTS Could Be a Perfect Fit for .Brands Security

The Google-run .app TLD was always destined to draw attention and scrutiny, from the moment it fetched a then-record ICA…

icann

Data Protection/Privacy Update: Seeking Community Feedback on Proposed Unified Access Model

Today we’re sharing for discussion the draft Framework Elements for a Unified Access Model for Continued Access to Ful…

Chair's Blog: A Preview of the Panama Board Workshop

We are less than two weeks away from ICANN62 in Panama City, Panama. That means the Board is once again getting ready f…

Fourth Annual 2018 GDD Industry Summit Recap

During the third week of May, the Global Domains Division (GDD) of the ICANN organization held its fourth annual Industr…

mediaoptions

NEW newsletter dedicated to Crypto & Blockchain domain names.

BE THE FIRST TO KNOW WHAT’S ON THE MARKET.  Media Options is launching a NEW newsletter that will be dedicated solely…

Three Reasons Domain Prices Are Going Up.

The prices for quality domain names are rising. One of the common objections we receive in our outreach is that the mark…

Avoid This Mistake When Selling Your Premium Domain

So, you want to sell your PREMIUM domain and achieve top dollar for your investment? A domain auction seems like is a gr…

internetcommerce

ICA Member Profile: Mike Robertson

Mike Robertson is a domain name professional with over 15 years of experience specializing in buying, selling, managing…

ICA’s UDRP Reform Policy Platform 2018

The Internet Commerce Association (“ICA”) is taking a leadership role in examining and reforming the UDRP. Over the…

A Re-Examination of the Defense of Laches After 18 Years of the UDRP

Can the UDRP be used to take away a Domain Name after 20 years? Complainants can certainly try, as we recently saw with…

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…

techcrunch

Startup Grind founders raise $6.4M for community event platform Bevy

The founders of entrepreneurial community Startup Grind have a startup of their own — Bevy, which announced today that…

Keepsafe launches a privacy-focused mobile browser

Keepsafe, the company behind the private photo app of the same name, is expanding its product lineup today with the rele…

Why startups can’t afford to ignore customer retention

Venture-backed companies must walk the line between fast growth and efficient growth. Even as VCs value high-quality rev…

netcraft

June 2018 Web Server Survey

In the June 2018 survey we received responses from 1,630,322,579 sites, 217,776,658 unique domains, and 7,614,764 web-fa…

Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in May 2018

Rank Performance Graph OS Outagehh:mm:ss FailedReq% DNS Connect Firstbyte Total 1 Netcetera Linux 0:00:00 0.000 0.221 0.…

May 2018 Web Server Survey

In the May 2018 survey we received responses from 1,584,940,345 sites, 217,875,435 unique domains, and 7,452,628 web-fac…

webmonkey

Why Ford Is Buying Detroit’s Derelict Central Depot

It’s a savvy PR move, but it also sends a big message. The carmaker wants to show it can compete with Uber and Waymo a…

WHO Calls Gaming Disorder an Illness. Experts Say Not So Fast

Some mental health experts have reservations about the change in the WHO’s International Classification of Diseases.

Why Are the Velociraptors in 'Jurassic World' So Big?

In reality, they were about the size of a large turkey. On the big screen? Not so much.

prweb

Assisting Hands Home Care – Chicago Expands their Services to Downers...

Assisting Hands Home Care – Chicago, a senior care service provider in the western Chicago suburbs, has recently expan…

Community Event Platform Bevy Raises $6.4 Million

For the first time, Bevy makes scaling a global events community easy facilitating millions of in-person conversations f…

Customer Experience Leaders Set to Take the Stage at Apptentive’s...

The event will feature speakers from Starbucks, Disney, Accolade, JetBlue Airways, and more on July 18, 2018 in Seattle,…