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Would .HipHop rise?


HipHop isn’t a genre of music, but a lifestyle in itself. Them sick old beats have accompanied us in our darkest of times to our glorious ones. However, surprisingly the domain name industry hasn’t done appropriate justice with the industry.  The .HipHop domain name has been around for sometime, but the registration of related domain names hasn’t shown any exceptional and...

Registrar express their woes regarding changes in .za domain space


In an earlier post we had informed you about the proposed changes in the South African domain name space. After shortlisting registrars, .za Domain Name Authority (ZADNA) had announced several changes in the infrastructure of Country’s domain. The changes have raised concerns from several registrar companies providing services in these domain names.  The major concern has been regarding the...

Domain Therapeutics secures $42 mil funding


Domain Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company that works in developing novel drugs for Cancer patients. The Company after operating in this industry for over 14 years has secured its Series A funding of $42 million.  A number of different Capital Ventures supported the company. This includes Panacea Venture, CTI Life Sciences and 3B Future Health Fund and several others. Company’s...

People behind Genshin Impact tease new game through a unique website


The Devs behind the popular video game Genshin Impact are up to something new. HoYoverse, the company behind the game has announced the launch of a new game called Zenless Zone Zero.  However, the interesting thing regarding the new game is its interestingly new and fresh marketing campaign. At the head of this campaign is a cryptic website at the domain name

Far left members use domain name to harass Supreme Court judges


The United States’ political scenario is more divided than it has ever been. People’s political awareness has increased and this causes people to make extravagant displays of affection towards their preferred ideology and a similar amount of hatred and contempt towards the other ideology.  The far left politics has continued its over the borderline attacks on Institutions and...

Barcelona Jersey Number claimed through this domain name


Football icons have a different place in the heart of football fans worldwide. Their connection goes beyond the entertainment level and reaches a much deeper level.  This could be seen in the way collectibles belonging to them are preserved and cherished by the fans all around. Even the action figures of retired icons are almost always sold out. That’s the craze for the sport among the...

Wisconsin’s city adopts a new domain name


A domain name may appear simplistic to a layman, but it contains within it several layers of meaning. Such as to the choice of extensions in use, which level of domain name is in concern as in second level, third level, etc.  Based on different permutations and combinations, significant different meanings and their implications emerge. As could be evident from a recent change in one of the...

Myanmar’s Military Junta using domain name to spread propaganda


Free speech is a complex issue. Although it gives voice to the masses which would have been silenced under authoritative rule, there are certain drawbacks as well. This is as to, what about the right of speech of a violent and extremist association or entity? Do they have a similar right to speech as the rest of the people or should their freedom to express themselves freely be curtailed? Myanmar...

Domain Name blockage suspends social benefits of doctors


Domain Names play a vital role in the global ecosystem, more than we give it credit for. The entire information supply chain is based on domain names, and the collapse of some of them can cause troubles unimaginable. As evident from this example.  A number of doctors in France are facing difficulties in getting their Social reimbursements. In France, doctors get reimbursements when they...

Chicago Journal & The Chicago Journal


Chicago Journal is a digital media house bringing to the world the latest stories of the City of Chicago. The Company recently posted about an interesting and ‘kindly’ existence of a similar Journal.  Chicago Journal was getting numerous queries regarding the existence of another digital platform Chicago journal, which operates on the domain name...

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