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Stayawhile gets $1.5M to target the sweet spot between Airbnb and long-term rentals

 New York-based startup Stayawhile announced today that it’s scored $1.5 million in seed funding to provide travelers…  Read more

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Cycling Legend Greg LeMond Sues Cybersquatters Upward of $6.6 Million

A federal restraining order has been issued against a father and son accused of registering several domain names based o…

Cars.com $850 Million Valuation: Methodology Critique

Below is a critical look at a recent online essay about the methodology to estimate the value of the domain name cars.co…

What to Expect at ICANN 59, Johannesburg

I'm excited! Not because of the 30 hours that it will take me to get to Johannesburg, but because this ICANN meeting wil…

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The Fellowship Spirit

Part Three of a Four-Part Blog Series (Read Part One and Part Two) ICANN59 is upon us and with it, the completion of the…

Our International Office Strategy

When I first joined ICANN, many of you had asked me about how we manage our offices around the world. We've now formaliz…

Top 12 Things You Didn’t Know About South Africa

1. Only in South Africa will you find a street that has been home to two Nobel Peace Prize laureates. Both Nelson Mande…

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Domain Names Impact SEO (not just in the obvious way)

Getting ranked on the first page of Google for your search term is priceless. I think you will agree with me when I say…

Domain valuation explained by these 6 factors

(This is a long post however if you think you have a valuable domain well worth the read) Domain Valuation Fundamentals…

Use This Formula to Acquire The Perfect Domain.

Follow these seven guidelines to avoid making critical mistakes in your domain and brand name selection. The C.O.N.V.E.R…

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Surge in RDNH cases a legacy of the theory of Retroactive Bad Faith

What do these Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) filings have in common? — Dreamlines GmbH, a German…

UDRP: Better Late than Never – ICA Applauds WIPO for Removing Misguided ‘Retroactive Bad Faith’

The Internet Commerce Association (ICA), a non-profit trade group representing the domain industry, applauds the World I…

The Rise and Fall of the UDRP Theory of ‘Retroactive Bad Faith’

Since its establishment in 1999, the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy has required complainants to prove in…

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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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Stayawhile gets $1.5M to target the sweet spot between Airbnb and long-term rentals

 New York-based startup Stayawhile announced today that it’s scored $1.5 million in seed funding to provide travelers…

Let’s meet in Warsaw

 Just in time for Disrupt SF I’d like to invite you all to a micro meet-up in Warsaw on July 4. We’ll be holding it…

Infarm wants to put a farm in every grocery store

 To paraphrase science fiction writer William Gibson, the farm of the future is already here, it’s just not evenly di…

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Most Reliable Hosting Company Sites in May 2017

Rank Performance Graph OS Outagehh:mm:ss FailedReq% DNS Connect Firstbyte Total 1 Webair Linux 0:00:00 0.000 0.160 0.053…

Stanford Uni site infested with hacking tools and phish for months!

Stanford University has unwittingly demonstrated just how bad things can get once a website is compromised by a web shel…

May 2017 Web Server Survey

In the May 2017 survey we received responses from 1,814,996,345 sites and 6,404,290 web-facing computers. Although the t…

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Super NES Classic Edition Goes On Sale Sept 29 for $80, Includes 26 Classic Nintendo Games

Play all your favorite classic games, from Super Mario World to Mega Man X.

What Is Steganography?

It's basically hiding bad things in good things.

You Can Get Your Whole Genome Sequenced. But Should You?

Having a gene for a rare disease might not give you symptoms. But it could beef up your medical bills.

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eCurv and Advanced Microgrid Solutions Receive Grant from...

eCurv’s QPAC®, integrated with AMS’s Armada™ platform, will be rolled out across KOHL’S retail stores to mitiga…

Learnlight Wins 2017 EdTechXGlobal Growth Award

Learnlight, the leading provider of blended language and skills training, today announces that it has won the prestigiou…

Home Bay Technologies Inc. Successfully Completes $5M Funding

Technology platform enables automated end-to-end real estate transactions(PRWeb June 26, 2017)Read the full story at htt…