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Ebook reader company got what it wanted, but at what cost? Pocketbook International, a maker of ebook readers, has acquired the domain name pocketbook.com through a legal settlement. The company’s quest for the domain name began in 2019 when it filed a UDRP against the domain name, which was owned by SiteTools, Inc. The panel […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 31, 2023, 9:51 pm

A cannabis-tracking firm, a curfew-beating service, and a business that sells communication radios bought domain names. Sedo’s top public sale of the week, ThisAV/com for $99,000, was used as an adult NSFW site and still resolves to that site. It might have been a website purchase rather than a domain. Here’s a list of end […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 31, 2023, 6:01 pm

CEO addresses layoffs and technical issues. I’ve heard more chatter about Epik over the past couple of weeks, and I reached out to Epik CEO Brian Royce for an update. First, I noticed a couple of Epik employees/contractors posting that they’d left the company. Commenting on the layoffs, Royce wrote via email: Epik continues to […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 30, 2023, 6:50 pm

Company reports strong growth thanks to advertising business. Today, domain name and online advertising rollup CentralNic (AIM: CNIC) provided its first estimate of revenue and earnings for last year. The company expects to report gross revenue of $728 million, up 77% from last year. Organic growth was approximately 60% when adjusting for currency fluctuations. Its […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 30, 2023, 4:59 pm

Where are last year’s big domain sales now? On today’s show, DNJournal publisher Ron Jackson discuss last year’s big sales. Who bought them? How are they being use? Ron also shares some surprising statistics from last year and thoughts about 2023. Also: Charles Schwab, RDNH down under, ICA, 2023 forecast Sponsor: Sav.com domain transfers Subscribe […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 30, 2023, 4:30 pm

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