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Aust domains could get the chop

  Should Aussies be able to get their hands on shorter Aust domains like www.domainname.au? It’s the main issue being mulled over by a panel reviewing domain name policies and they’re asking the public whether such registrations should be allowed.  Tasked by the .au Domain Administration (auDA), the Names Policy Panel is inviting comment on a […]

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Zen Hosting sells .fashion

.fashion could be the perfect fit for you

  They say fashion comes and goes but style is forever. Not anymore. Fashion now has a dedicated – and permanent – space on the world wide web, so whether you’re a designer, manufacturer, retailer, advertiser, reviewer, photographer, educator or one of the many lovers of fashion, you’re going to want to make it your […]

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Designers make dotFashion forays

  Fashion’s elite, celebrities, television networks and tech giants who know brand protection never goes out of style have made dotFashion websites their newest accessory.   Trademark owners were given priority access to register their preferred domain name ending with .fashion before the gTLD from Minds + Machines Group opens to the public on April 15. […]

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.Science breaks 100,000 barrier

    The .science domain name dedicated to the scientific community has broken the 100,000 barrier in a week that also saw new gTLD registrations hit the five million mark. Softnik Technologies’ latest Domain Punch data shows there were 2,185 .science domains secured yesterday, taking total .science registrations to 101,394. In second place, the .xyz domain […]

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.xyz gets 1358 daily registrations

  The .xyz extension continues to create buzz in the world of domain names, attracting the most daily registrations of all the new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) yesterday. Softnik Technologies’ Domain Punch latest data reveals people around the globe collectively secured 1,358 .xyz web addresses on April 9, taking its total to a whopping 854,567 […]

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Website security, NYC domain in spotlight

Web security certificate issues arise in China, New York City’s domain is a top seller and we discover life.sucks costs a cool US$1.5 million, as the Zen Hosting team takes a look at the week that was. Google stops trusting Chinese Chrome users visiting Chinese websites could receive a warning message or fail to gain […]

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Industry giants pay price for dotSucks

  Celebrities and corporate giants across all industries are swooping on dotSucks addresses to prevent them falling into haters’ hands. The new gTLD from Vox Populi was released last week to trademark owners and select people, with many choosing not to suck it up and see what happens when the public release begins on June 1 but […]

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