Recent Domain News

Microsoft Aquires Office.com

Microsoft has purchased the domain name Office.com for an undisclosed amount of money – perhaps preparing for the rumored Microsoft Office 2010 web applications . “At this point it’s too early to share details on our plans around www.office.com,” a Microsoft represented noted . However, Microsoft has already announced that Office 2010 will include the addition of browser-based versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. The previous domain owner, ContactOffice , has posted a message on the Office.com site telling users that they are transitioning to a new domain

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BoycottKentucky.com Asks Domainers to Call That State’s Governor Today

BoycottKentucky.com is asking domain owners to call the office of Kentucky governor Steve Beshear en masse today to express their displeasure with his attempt to take over 141 gambling related domain names through a highly controversial claim that the state has jurisdiction over those names.

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