News for the ‘Domaning News’ Category

Overstock.com buys Nameing Rights to Oakland Raiders’ Home Stadium

 Domain Name News: Did the company forget about their O.co brand? Overstock.com, the company that has been rebranding itself as “O” bought the naming rights to the Oakland Raiders home stadium for 6 years for $7.2 million. The stadium is now to be called “Overstock.com Coliseum“. Oddly enough this means that Overstock.com appare…

xn--iilanlari-02b.com Has 22 Bids on Go Daddy? Really?

 MorganLinton.com: Okay, this was just too crazy not to talk about. The domain name, xn--iilanlari-02b.com, an expiring domain name has 22 bids on Go Daddy with a little under two hours to go in the auction. Maybe it’s just me but is this not the absolutely worst domain name you could every think of in your

You Think Kevin Rose Can Pay Enough To Get Dan Bornstein To Sell Him Milk.com?

 DomainShane.com: Here’s the story. Kevin Rose has started up a mobile development lab named Milk. He recently raised $1.5 million and his investors are a list of rockstar Silicon Valley investors. Michael Arrington, Ron Conway, Tim Ferriss, Dave Morin, Philip Rosedale, Evan Williams, Shervin Pishevar, Joshua Schachter, Anthony Casalena, Ashton …

Could the NFL’s Oakland Raiders and MLB’s Oakland A’s Play at the O.CO Coliseum?

 Elliot Silver: Here’s some news that will surely excite .CO domain investors and potentially be a HUGE win for the .CO Registry. NFL.com is reporting that the Oakland Coliseum, home of the National Football League’s Oakland Raiders and Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics, has signed a deal with Overstock, and the stadium wil…

Overstock.com Acquires Naming Rights To Oakland-Coliseum: Will It Soon Change to O.Co Coliseum?

 The Domains: In a Press release, Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK, short cut: O.co) today announced it has acquired the naming rights to the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum. Effective immediately, the Coliseum will be known as Overstock.com Coliseum. The facility will host its first game under the Overstock name Friday, April 29, when the A̵…

Calling All 3D Domain Owners & Fans: Future Trend Domain Auction™ Set For SnapNames ShowCase Auc…

 The Domains: Stephen Douglas, President of SuccessClick.com will beholding the 1st ever  Future Trend Domain Auction™, on June 21 – June 28, 2011. The auction will be a  Moniker Showcase, powered by Snapnames.com We wrote a blog post almost a year ago on 3D domain names.  The post which has now received over 2,650 comments has turned

Doh! Miami Blog Confused by Moniker Privacy Services, Connects it to Child Porn

 Domain Name Wire: Blogger doesn’t understand what Moniker Privacy Services is — and suggests the company is profiting off of child porn. I’ve said many times that offering whois privacy or proxy services isn’t free. Here’s another example. A blog post on Miami New Times says that Moniker Privacy Services: has registered a…

Poll: How Do You Define A Quality Domain Name?

 DotSauce Magazine: Premium, Generic, and Quality are all popular domaining terms that investors should be well accustomed and have likely been frustrated with at some point. It seems just about every newcomer has a handful or…

Short Domains ~ The State Of The Nation

 Name Cake:  
Many domainers consider three letter coms to be the "Gold Standard" of the domain industry. A barometer to measure the overall state of the domain climate, generally speaking.
So how are they fairing lately? Looking at archived sales pages on DNJournal over the last few months they’re not doing too badly at …

Some Kate Middleton domains still available

 DomainIncite.com: Apparently there’s a royal wedding happening this week. I know this because a bunch of news stories have popped up in my RSS reader relating the story of how a Canadian couple dropped $2,500 on the domain name katemiddleton.com. It struck me as an unusual purchase, not only because it could very easily be lost

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