Recent Domain News

VeriSign likely to announce 100M .com milestone today

DomainTools claims milestone reached; VeriSign earnings call on tap for today. At the end of October VeriSign was very, very close to hitting the 100 million .com domain name milestone. Now, according to DomainTools , there are officially 100 million .com domain names registered, not including those going through the redemption process or pending delete

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I Won the Tucows Auction

I just won an exciting domain name related auction that you may not have known about. Last month Tucows hit the 10 million domain milestone , making it just the third registrar to reach that number of domains under management. To celebrate, Tucows staffers each received decorative cookies (see picture). One Tucows employee put the cookie up for auction on eBay with this description: This item is going to move quickly! Don’t lose this chance to own a piece of history. This limited edition collectable is as attractive as it is delicious

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