Yahoo's Having a Domain Yard Sale: Who Wants

Have you been frustrated to consistently find that the highly specific domain of your dreams is never available? If so, there's a good chance that Yahoo has been sitting on it for quite some time. And it's about to be your lucky day—Yahoo is getting ready to sell you 29 of their lifeless, dated domains with even more… »11/13/13 3:49pm11/13/13 3:49pm

Buying and Other Fake Websites Is the Internet Equivalent of Wearing a Folex

If you have a questionable sense of humor with some disposable income to your name, here's something you can do: buy wrong website domains that totally look like the real thing. Like for See what I did there? It's like wearing a fake Rolex but on the Internet. »3/27/12 1:20pm3/27/12 1:20pm

Don't Be Dumb Like a Newspaper and Forget to Renew Your Domain Name

If you own a website, it's probably a good idea to renew your domain name right now. In fact, it's probably a good idea to renew your domain name for as long as is fiscally responsible for you. 3 years? 5 years? Whatever, go do it! We don't want your website ending up like the newspaper, The Bay Citizen, which… »2/03/12 10:57am2/03/12 10:57am

If You Want to See Porn Stars Protesting the .xxx Domain Names...

...I'd suggest hanging around the Westin St Francis Hotel in Union Square, San Francisco, during your lunch-break on the 17th of March. The Free Speech Coalition, which is the basically a porn trade union, is holding the rally for anyone in opposition of the proposed .xxx domain names. They believe it'll only… »3/09/11 10:25am3/09/11 10:25am

ICANN Testing Domain Names In Chinese, Cyrillic, Arabic and Other Alphabets

ICANN, the governing body of domain names, says it will test out web addresses using Arabic, Persian, Russian, Hindi, Greek, Korean, Hebrew, Japanese, Tamil and both simplified and traditional Chinese. I guess this means that the inevitable collapse of all language into a bloated English hodgepodge is on hold. While… »10/12/07 10:10am10/12/07 10:10am