domain names


.Sucks causes a stir in the corporate world with companies worrying about the onset of negative campaigning. for companies

Mar 17, 2015
ICANN's decision to allow all sorts of new new domain suffixes is causing a stir in corporate circles.
Posted In: ICANN, domain names, companies
The lobby of Google's Washington headquarters in Washington, DC.

Hey Google, name my website

Jan 15, 2015
Google enters the crowded field of domain-name registration.
Posted In: Google, domain names, the world wide web
The domain was bought in 2008 and now the owner is willing to part ways for $150,000.

You can buy for $150,000

Oct 15, 2014
Jon Schultz bought the domain name for $13,500. Now he wants six figures.
Posted In: Ebola, CDC, World Health Organization, domain names

How money gets made when people snap up web domains

Oct 2, 2014
The list of what can come after the 'dot' in a web address is growing.
Posted In: Internet, domain names, online

.com gives way to .bike and .singles

Jan 29, 2014
New top-level domains are being launched for brands, product categories, foreign languages.
Posted In: domain names, TLD

Behind the names and numbers of the Internet

Aug 15, 2013
Fadi Chehade, CEO of ICANN -- the organization in charge of assigning names and numbers to Internet addresses -- talks about changes coming ahead for domain names and websites.
Posted In: ICANN, Internet, domain names, domains

Coming soon: .beer, .love and even .unicorn

Jun 15, 2012
The list of applications for new top level domains has been released. What'll the rush of new web addresses mean to you?
Posted In: Tech Report, ICANN, top level domain, domain names

New wave of Internet domain names gets unveiled

Jun 13, 2012
The organization that assigns Internet addresses releases its list of newly approved web suffixes today, from .doctor to .bank. Many predict the proliferation of these suffixes will touch off a virtual land grab.
Posted In: domain names, Internet

No joke, Google applies for .lol domain

Jun 1, 2012
Google has applied for a number of domain names, from .google to, yes, .lol.
Posted In: domain names, Google

The first step to merger: Buying domain names?

Mar 13, 2012
U.S. Airways is reportedly interested in a possible merger-type deal with American Airlines' parent company, AMR Corp. One way it is showing its affection? Buying up domain names.
Posted In: domain names, US Airways, airline industry, Mergers and Acquisitions