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Consultant Says New gTLDs Will Banish .Com to Less Professional, Mom-and-Pop Operations

I was interviewed for an article posted on AOL News today. The reporter asked for my reaction to a comment from an attorney/new gTLD consultant who said "Some day people will look upon .com as the less professional, mom-and-pop segment of the Web where only small businesses and amateurs dwell."

By |April 12th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL wins domain name case covering thirteen domain names

AOL ,the American global Internet services and media company,has recently won thirteen domain names in Arbitration.

By |April 8th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL wins aolcom.com domain name in Arbitration

AOL ,the American global Internet services and media company,has recently won a domain name in Arbitration.

By |April 6th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL wins aolcom.com domain name in Arbitration

AOL ,the American global Internet services and media company,has recently won a domain name in Arbitration.

By |April 6th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL wins aolcom.com domain name in Arbitration

AOL ,the American global Internet services and media company,has recently won a domain name in Arbitration.

By |April 6th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Google, Mozilla Claim AOL’s China Portal May Harm Your Computer (TechCrunch)

Google Chrome and Firefox both throw up a malware warning for AOL's Chinese portal (click at your own risk), and Google even warns people who run a search for 'AOL China' that the site may harm their computer, as you can tell from the screenshot above. As far as I can tell, Internet Explorer 8 (with Protected Mode turned on), Bing and Yahoo Search don't flag anything out of the ordinary with the ...

By |February 13th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL wins mapquesy.com and mapgues.com domain names in Arbitration

AOL,an American global Internet services and media company has recently won a domain name case.

By |February 11th, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL Loses Battle in TM War With Advertise.com – Will It Impact Aborted $1.4M Ad.com Sale?

A Federal Appellate Court has ruled against AOL and given Advertise.com the right to continue doing business under their generic domain name. AOL claimed Advertise.com violates their trademark on Advertising.com. AOL's over-reaching claims also scuttled a $1.4 million auction sale of Ad.com.

By |February 2nd, 2010|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

8 TLDs I’ll Express an Interest In

At $100 a pop, I’d submit an Expression of Interest for a bunch of new top level domain names. Tomorrow ICANN’s board will consider accepting “expressions of interest” for new top level domains from applicants. On DNW Radio a couple weeks ago, Minds + Machines founder Antony Van Couvering suggested that these expressions of interest require a $55,000 payment. I agree that a substantial fee should be required to make it predictive of actual applications

By |December 8th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL domain names Time Warner will keep

When it spins off from Time Warner, AOL will leave its interest in a couple hundred domain names behind.

By |October 28th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

Advertise.com sued for trademark infringement

AOL,the American global Internet services and media company sued Advertise.com ,accusing them of trademark infringement.

By |August 21st, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments

AOL Wreaks Havoc On Advertising Domains

The headline at TechCrunch says it all: “AOL Thinks It Owns All Advertising Domains”.

By |August 19th, 2009|Recent Domain News|0 Comments