US gov on track to miss its own IPv6 deadline

Just 12% of Feds' websites are ready, says tech watchdog US government websites will miss the deadline for transition to IPv6 on a huge scale, predicts a watchdog. Only 12 per cent of federal website domains are currently compatible with new internet protocol IPv6 according...

Flag falls on .co domain name landrush

Iain Thomson in San Francisco, V3.co.uk , Tuesday 20 July 2010 at 04:18:00 Race starts to beat cybersquatters The commercialisation of the .co URL tomorrow has left some big name brands open to cybersquatters. According to data from the .CO Internet group, which is selling...

Annual Report 2009 of DNS BE

DNS BE has recently released its 2009 annual report .At the end of 2009 ,the total number of .be domain names was 978,000,representing a net increase of 14 per cent ....

IPv4 Address Pool Shrinks to a Perilous New Low Level

The number of IPv4 addresses remaining has shrunk to 6.25 per cent of the total address pool in June from what was already considered a low ten per cent of IPv4 addresses unallocated in January according to a statement on the ARIN website from...

Google Makes $500m a Year on Typos (Slashdot)

holy_calamity writes "New Scientist reports on an analysis by Harvard researchers that suggests Google rakes in half a billion dollars annually from advertising that appears on typosquatting domains. They estimate that 60 per cent of typosquatting pages use Google ads, but the advertising giant declined...

Skali launches EmbunWeb.com (Business Times (Malaysia))

SKALI Group, an e-Business specialist, expects a 20 per cent growth in web hosting revenue with the launch of its new web hosting brand EmbunWeb.com yesterday. Skali president and co-founder Aimi Rizal Nasharuddin said EmbunWeb was poised to attract more local small and medium entrepreneurs...

Skali sees 20pc revenue growth (Business Times (Malaysia))

SKALI Group, an e-Business specialist, expects a 20 per cent growth in web hosting revenue with the launch of new web hosting brand EmbunWeb.com today. Skali President and Co-founder Aimi Rizal Nasharuddin said EmbunWeb was poised to attract more local small and medium entrepreneurs to...