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Chinese domain market report : Red Windows is coming | 4 hours 20 min | Microsoft wants to “invade” the Chinese government, creating a custom version of its Windows 10 that passes China’s security controls. What that means, basically, is that China will have access to the source code of “Red Windows” software, in order to inspect its functions – potentially adding special privileged access points. In doing so, Microsoft […] Co... | http://domaingang.com
GoDaddy acquires security firm Sucuri | 1 day 2 hours | GoDaddy has acquired the security firm and WordPress plugin creators, Sucuri. There are no financial disclosures about this acquisition. Sucuri will continue operations as usual; what can be expected are improvements to the company’s processes and additional resources, both technical and financial. The full press release by GoDaddy follows: SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ [... | http://domaingang.com
Website.de, other domains met reserve in Sedo Great Domains auction for March | 1 day 22 hours | Sponsored by Sedo* The Sedo “Great Domains” auction for March consists of 94 hand-curated domains, including LLL .com, LLLL .com and numerics. Among the best names are Administration.com, 1515.com and Website.de. The latter, has hit reserve with the current bid at 6,000 Euro for this exceptional web hosting or design keyword, in the German ccTLD. […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
Emerge.com : NamePros locks down appraisal thread on suspicion of domain theft | 1 day 18 hours | NamePros locked down an appraisal thread for the domain Emerge.com, on suspicion of domain theft. The domain Emerge.com changed hands unexpectedly, less than a week ago, after EmergeTest.com, a domain controlling its Registrant and Admin accounts expired, and was re-registered. This is a classic example of domain hijacking, and the person who opened the appraisal […] Copyright DomainGang | http://domaingang.com
Chinese Domain investments cause spike in .pro reg... | .Pro's kept advancing strongly after that post and it most likely wasn't caused by US investors as there is much speculation that Chinese investors have taken interest in the .pro domain extension. 200K registrations within a few months has helped boost .pro to one of the top registered new gtld's.

GoDaddy caught forwarding a .pro? | It's a powerful brand name and godaddy appears to get it! Having a solid professional look and standing well above the rest starts with owner a .pro brand for your business. The future in our opinion is headed to unique powerful brands and .pro will lead the pack once consumers have a chance to browse through all of the available extensions out there.

Trading a .com for an .xyz | There has been some intersting articles concerning the launch of .xyz domains. The domain extension is founded by Daniel Negari who is promoting the domain extension as the next best alternative to .com? Whether you think this is a crazy idea or not, this is the first CEO that we know of that has directly come out and said that .xyz will be direct competition with the .com extension.

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