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No big reported sales, but a good mix of end users. Uniregistry’s top reported sale of the week was only $8,500. Despite a lack of high-ticket purchases, some interesting end users bought domains at Uniregistry. I like Cryptocurrency .tax, which is a service that helps you calculate your taxes on cryptocurrency investments and create the […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 17, 2020, 4:25 pm

MyICANN was critical to following everything happening at ICANN, but it hasn’t been available for a year. One of the best things that former ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé oversaw while he led the organization was myICANN. MyICANN gave a drastic boost to transparency at ICANN by doing a simple thing: notifying you when something was […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 17, 2020, 2:23 pm

Warren, Wyden formally ask ICANN to reject sale. Six U.S. lawmakers have asked (pdf) ICANN to reject the sale of .Org to Ethos Capital, a private equity company. The lawmakers include presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, Rony Wyden, Richard Blumenthal, Edward Markey, Anna Eshoo, and Mark Pocan. In a letter to ICANN, they provide a litany […]

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Author: Andrew Allemann
Posted: January 17, 2020, 12:02 am

So far, Chinese IDN top level domains have struggled. Just a few days ago the Internet Society of China announced the formation of a working group to promote the use of Chinese domains. Is it the trigger we need to see Chinese IDN (Internationalized Domain Name) flourish? As the organization is supported by the Ministry […]

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Author: Kassey Lee
Posted: January 16, 2020, 7:04 pm

Two cybersecurity companies, a drone maker and a Dutch bicycle brand bought domain names. Several 5-figure sales led this week’s end user sales list from Sedo, including sales to technology companies and startups, such as a new drone-like robotic device that can be directed to interact with objects around it. Here’s a look at some […]

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Author: enduser
Posted: January 16, 2020, 5:59 pm

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