Kim Dotcom's dream of hosting the follow-up to Megaupload at Me.ga fell through last week when Gabon's government objected. No worry: instead it will appear at the rather less snappy Mega.co.nz.
New Zealand will be the home of our new website: Mega.co.nz - Powered by legality and protected by the law.— Kim Dotcom (@KimDotcom) November 12, 2012
While it might not sound quite as good, chances are the new domain will be rather more secure with its New Zealand backing compared to if it were run through Gabon. Mega is set to open for business on January 20th. [The Next Web]