Find in this issue:
- .DE in the Spotlight
- EuroDNS Launches new Premium Domain Marketplace
- EuroDNS Announces Appointment of New Senior Management to Support the Company's Future Growth Plans
- Meet.Me Sold for $450,000 triggering demand for .ME Domain Names
- Celebrating 25 years of .DE!
- .IN crosses the 1 million registration mark!
- CoCCA Announces new Registration Policy
- Upcoming events
- Industry Trends
Meet us @ Parallels Summit 2012 When: February 14th - 16th, 2012
Where: Orlando, Florida
Meet us @ DOMAINfest Global 2012 When: January 31st - February 2nd, 2012
Where: Santa Monica, California
Great offers with these promo codes!
.IN, 12 Euro, DMIN11
.IE, 24 Euro, DMIE11
.EU, 5 Euro, DMEU11
.ME, 8 Euro, DMME11
EuroDNS Announces Launch of Premium Domain Marketplace Through Afternic DLS. New Technology Gives Domain Buyers Instant Access to Purchases
EuroDNS today announced the deployment of Afternic’s unique “Instant Transfer” technology for domain sales. Effective immediately EuroDNS’ website allows its customers to purchase a secondary market domain name directly from the Domain Listing Service (DLS) of Afternic.
EuroDNS Announces Appointment of New Senior Management to Support the Company's Future Growth Plans
Effective immediately, EuroDNS has appointed Xavier Buck as the new President and Chairman of the Board while Lutz Berneke takes over as CEO. Reporting to Lutz are Macsen Galvin, COO and Daniel Eisenhut, CSO, Anouar Adlani remaining in his position as CTO.
Celebrating 25 years of .DE!
On 5 November 2011, the German Top Level Domain .DE celebrated its 25th anniversary. It is the largest country code TLD with more than 14.6 million registered domains and about 3,000 new ones added daily.
Meet.Me Sold for $450,000 triggering demand for .ME Domain Names
Recently Meet.Me was sold for a world record price of $450,000 by the MostWantedDomains.com Brokers. This has raised the bar for the other .ME domain names especially the domains with verbs, call to action type of domains as well as other bang on domains, in other words; .ME is competing with the supremacy of the .COM.
.IN crosses the 1 million registration mark!
.IN surpassed the 1 million registration mark in October 2011. The National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI) published the statistics, stating that the 1 million registrations included the second level domains, org.in, ac.in and co.in, as well as the .in domain type.
CoCCA Announces new Registration Policy
As of November 7, 2011, CoCCA (Council of Country Code Administrators), the registry provider for the ccTLDs .AF, .CX, .GS, .GY, .HT, .KI, .MS, .NF and .SB will amend the registration policies enforcing registry activation and confirmation.
Create your opportunity today with a .DE!
EuroDNS announces a great .DE promotion for the coming months to celebrate the .DE 25th year anniversary!
Register today any .DE domain names for only 6 Euro by using DMDE11.
All available .DE domain names can be registered on a first-come, first-served basis.
Biggest Quarterly Registration Increase For .IE ... Ever!
Ireland’s ccTLD .IE had its largest quarterly increase in domain name registrations ever for the quarter ending September when there were 10,029 registrations, a 12.7 per cent increase on the same period in 2010. Additionally registrations for each month in the quarter were the highest on record for each month. The renewal rate increased to 87 per cent and consequently the net increase in the database was 5,059 for quarter three, a 32 per cent increase on the same period in 2010 (3,842 domains).
(...) Register your .IE Domain with EuroDNS here!
.CO Internet S.A.S. won at the Fifth Annual International Business Leadership Awards in the Entrepreneurship category held on November 8, 2011
.CO Internet S.A.S. won at the Fifth Annual International Business Leadership Awards ,held on November 8,2011 an award in the Entrepreneurship category. .CO Internet S.A.S. is being considered as one of the start-up businesses of international significance that has a positive impact on Florida's economy .
(...) Register your .CO Domain Name with EuroDNS here!
ICANN wants to redesign ICANN.ORG
ICANN announced that they want to redesign their website,ICANN.org and they are waiting for your feedback. A cross-departmental team within ICANN has been working for months to improve the usefulness and the look of ICANN's main website, ICANN.ORG. The completely redesigned site is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2012. A cross-departmental team within ICANN has been working for months to improve the usefulness and the look of ICANN's main website, ICANN.ORG. The completely redesigned site is expected to launch in the first quarter of 2012.
.EU Domain Registration approaching 3.5 Million
Eurid,the company behind .eu is approaching 3.5 million domain name registrations under .EU .Eurid revealed continued growth in .eu domain name registrations in the first quarter of 2011. .Eurid revealed continued growth in .eu domain name registrations in the first quarter of 2011.
(...) Register your .EU TLD with EuroDNS here!
ICANN : Board Technical Relations Working Group (BTRWG) – Final Report for Public Comment
In line with the Board resolution 2011 adopted in Dakar, the Final Report delivered by the Board Technical Relations Working Group is now open for public comment. The public comment period will close on 30 December 2011. ICANN appointed JAS Communications in August 2010 to carry out an external and independent review of the Technical Liaison Group.
ICM Registry launched the .XXX Domain Names for Adult Performers Program
ICM Registry,the company behind .XXX top level domain name announced recently the launch of its newest program - the .XXX Domain Names for Adult Performers Program .This program will allow adult industry's professional performers to obtain .XXX domain names that will correspond to their performer names.
(...) Register your .XXX Domain Extensions with EuroDNS here!
Pricing and Efficiency in the Market for IP Addresses
This paper by Benjamin Edelman and Michael Schwarz model the market for IPv4 addresses, including evaluating novel rules intended to avoid possible harm from the purchase and sale of IP addresses, as well as predicting price trends.