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Internet Grows to 366.8 Million Domain Name Registrations at the End of the First Quarter of 2020

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 9:45pm

The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.9 million domain name registrations, or 3.8 percent, year over year.

Key Points: 
  • The .com and .net TLDs had a combined increase of 5.9 million domain name registrations, or 3.8 percent, year over year.
  • As of March 31, 2020, the .com domain name base totaled 147.3 million domain name registrations, and the .net domain name base totaled 13.4 million domain name registrations.
  • New .com and .net domain name registrations totaled 10.0 million at the end of the first quarter of 2020, compared to 9.8 million domain name registrations at the end of the first quarter of 2019.
  • Verisign, a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, enables internet navigation for many of the worlds most recognized domain names.

Concurrent Technologies Corporation Awarded $7.1 Million on Cross Domain Solutions (CDS) Contract

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:02pm

The IDIQ, which involves cross domain solution technology, has a $112.5 million funding ceiling.

Key Points: 
  • The IDIQ, which involves cross domain solution technology, has a $112.5 million funding ceiling.
  • Cross domain solutions, technology that assures the transfer of information from differing security domains, is a key component of CTCs advanced information technology portfolio of expertise.
  • Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) is an independent, nonprofit, applied scientific research and development professional services organization.
  • Together with our affiliates, Enterprise Ventures Corporation and CTC Foundation, we leverage research, development, test and evaluation work to provide transformative, full lifecycle solutions.

For the first time in 18 years, Login.com, is for sale!

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 1:00pm

The premium domain, Login.com, is available for purchase for the first time in 18 years, exclusively through the domain brokerage, Saw.com.

Key Points: 
  • The premium domain, Login.com, is available for purchase for the first time in 18 years, exclusively through the domain brokerage, Saw.com.
  • As the Identity and Access Management (IAM) industry grows in importance and size, we believe this domain name will solidify a clear market leader.
  • They can boost credibility along with perceived professionalism, and establish entrepreneurs or companies as forward-thinking, top players in their respective industry.
  • Login.com was previously successfully used for 18 years by a data, phone, and network solutions firm that has now adopted the domain name loginbusiness.com.

Closer Collaboration between the EUIPO and EURid to Benefit SMEs

Monday, May 25, 2020 - 12:30pm

The European Union Intellectual Property Office ( EUIPO ) and EURid , the domain name registry for the .eu, .

Key Points: 
  • The European Union Intellectual Property Office ( EUIPO ) and EURid , the domain name registry for the .eu, .
  • top-level domains, are set to intensify collaboration to support trade mark and domain name applicants and owners, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs).
  • At present, EU trade mark applicants are advised whether their trade mark is available as a .eu domain name at the end of the online application process at EUIPO.
  • EURid is also registered by the EU Eco-Management and Audit Scheme (EMAS), which is an expression of its environmental commitment.

100K Premium .Cloud Domain Names Released to Partner Sales Channels With New Pricing

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 6:08pm

NEW YORK, NY, May 12, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Top-level domain (TLD) .Cloud announces the release of over 100,000 premium domain names with a new pricing structure to their worldwide partner network.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, NY, May 12, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - Top-level domain (TLD) .Cloud announces the release of over 100,000 premium domain names with a new pricing structure to their worldwide partner network.
  • These premium domain names are considered highly valuable for branding and marketing purposes and opens new opportunities for businesses to create modern branding and memorable websites.
  • The inventory has been released within a simple new pricing structure with nine tiers, and one renewal price across all tiers.
  • For more information please visit: http://get.cloud
    The .Cloud top-level domain helps businesses create a modern digital identity with domain names ending in .cloud.

ShortDot Gears Up for .cyou Domain Extension's May 14th Sunrise Launch for Trademark Holders

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 11:00pm

LUXEMBOURG, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ShortDot's newest domain extension, .cyou (See You), is all set for its Sunrise launch on May 14th.

Key Points: 
  • LUXEMBOURG, May 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- ShortDot's newest domain extension, .cyou (See You), is all set for its Sunrise launch on May 14th.
  • The .cyou domain extension is specially crafted for Generation Z, whereas the Sunrise launch that will last until June 15th is squarely targeted at trademark holders to register their protected trademarks with .cyou.
  • Sunrise is a special period giving trademark holders 30 days of exclusive access to secure their trademarks on a new domain extension before it is made available to the general public.
  • The .cyou domain extension is primarily geared towards those businesses and professionals who share the same ethical values around independence, diversity, and inclusivity.

Amazon, Apple, Beyoncé, Patagonia, JP Morgan Chase, BMW Among Trademarks that are Protecting their Brand with .dealer Domains

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 12:47pm

"As more businesses are forced to operate online, it creates more competition legitimate and otherwise - which could lead to lost customers, missed revenue opportunities, and brand dilution.

Key Points: 
  • "As more businesses are forced to operate online, it creates more competition legitimate and otherwise - which could lead to lost customers, missed revenue opportunities, and brand dilution.
  • When consumers are looking for a brand or business online, they will easily find them and know it's legitimate with the .dealer domain."
  • .dealer Domains is available exclusively to trademark holders until June 1, at which time registration will be open to general availability.
  • For more information or to begin your registration process, email ask@get.dealer or visit www.get.dealer
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Coordination Center For TLD .RU/.РФ Becomes a Partner of the Annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 11:44am

The Russian domain registry, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/., has become a partner to the annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names (IDNs).

Key Points: 
  • The Russian domain registry, Coordination Center for TLD .RU/., has become a partner to the annual EURid UNESCO World Report on Internationalised Domain Names (IDNs).
  • The study brings together IDN data from multiple sources, including an annual survey of country code Top Level Domain registries from all over the world.
  • At the initiative of the Coordination Center, questions were added about IDN formats available in registry systems and WHOIS services (the online look up services for information about domain names).
  • Coordination Center supports social and technology projects providing further promotion and extension of the internet.

Tasjeel.ae Launches UAE Premium Domain Marketplace

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:41am

Tasjeel the fastest growing .ae Domain Registrar introduces a Dedicated Premium Domain Name Market for the UAE.

Key Points: 
  • Tasjeel the fastest growing .ae Domain Registrar introduces a Dedicated Premium Domain Name Market for the UAE.
  • DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.
  • Speaking of the need for a UAE premium domain marketplace, Tasjeel CEO Wahid Aziz said:
    "We've seen .ae domain registrations skyrocket over the last few years.
  • Within the UAE, most premium domain name sales are conducted privately, often through brokers whose charges can be high and whose business practices aren't always transparent.

Tasjeel.ae Launches UAE Premium Domain Marketplace

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:40am

DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.

Key Points: 
  • DUBAI, UAE, May 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Tasjeel is launching a dedicated UAE premium domain name marketplace.
  • The new platform will allow buyers to purchase premium domain names that are already registered.
  • Speaking of the need for a UAE premium domain marketplace, Tasjeel CEO Wahid Aziz said:
    "We've seen .ae domain registrations skyrocket over the last few years.
  • Within the UAE, most premium domain name sales are conducted privately, often through brokers whose charges can be high and whose business practices aren't always transparent.