Nigeria: NITDA May Sanction MDAs' for Not Adopting .Gov.Ng Domain Name

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has frowned at the non-adoption, and use of Nigeria's domain name, the .gov.ng by Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).NITDA, which has not ruled out sanctions, said it has observed the disregard to the use of .gov.ng ……
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Get ready for Black Friday domain deals

This Friday is Black Friday and that means that lots of deals are on their way. If you've been thinking about hand registering a bunch of domain names, it might be worth waiting until Thursday or Friday. This is especially true if you want to register new top level domain names. While it hasn't given specific ……
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$10 Million: Ethereum.com Domain Name Up for Sale

Ron Jackson, editor and publisher of Domain Name Journal, told Bloomberg that the recent "unfettered euphoria" around cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, is similar to the period just before the dot-com crash that occurred around 2001. The $ 10 million asking price for Ethereum.com, if it is achieved, will put ……
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$65000 legal fees awarded in reverse domain name hijacking case

A federal district court judge has ordered two men to pay close to $ 65,000 in attorneys fees after filing a lawsuit over the domain name BeautifulPeople.com and other related domains. In 2015 Beautiful People Magazine, Inc filed a UDRP against the domain names even though their claimed rights to the ……
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The Beach Boys go after tribute band's domain name

Brother Records, Inc., the company that owns the intellectual property for The Beach Boys band, has filed a cybersquatting dispute against a tribute band over the domain name BeachBoys.org. Good Vibrations, which bills itself as “UK's Premier Tribute to The Beach Boys”, uses the domain name for its ……
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