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Top E-Commerce Development firms in 2022

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ADA or App Development Agency has published a list of top E-Commerce Development companies in 2022. The list provides a key insight to the E-Commerce ecosystem of present times.  Notice that the list doesn’t rank E-Commerce websites per se, but rather the firms that help in developing these platforms. E-Commerce to a large extent has been dominated by big players, but since the past few...

ByteDance cancels ‘Jinqiu’ name for its VC firm

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ByteDance has surprisingly cancelled the name of its proposed VC firm. Earlier, TikTok’s parent company had announced the launch of a new VC firm called ‘Jinqiu Venture Capital’. However, ByteDance has now said that they won’t be going on with ‘Jinqiu’ name.  People are now looking for the reason behind the sudden change in the name of the VC firm. The...

People behind Genshin Impact tease new game through a unique website

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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 zenless.hoyoverse.com/countdown#/...

Argentina’s legal gambling extension, getting increasing support

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During the Covid pandemic a wave of counterfeit domain names mushroomed. Among a major contributor to that wave was the Online gambling industry. Argentina, in particular because it hosts a number of malicious domain names related to online gambling.  The National Directorate of the Registry of Internet Domains of the National State has started a new extension to combat the spawning of...

Oculus.com now redirects to Facebook Store

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Earlier in January this year, Meta had announced the renaming of the popular VR brand Oculus Quest. The headgear brand had been then renamed to Meta Quest. The brand had been renamed, but the domain name Oculus.com was its last dominion.  It appears now that the website at the platform has been changed. The domain name currently redirects to the Facebook Store, leading to a page selling Meta...

House of Zana threatened by Zara

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House of Zana is an independent boutique based in Darlington, UK. The company makes fashion apparels, with all of them being handmade. The boutique wanted to get their name registered, however they were about to face some problems.  The registration of the trademark was been opposed by the multinational company, Zara. Zara has claimed that the mark ‘House of Zana’, which was...

Instagram to tweak its algorithm to support Original Content

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A report by Gadgets Now, has claimed that Instagram is going to make some changes in its algorithm, aimed at promoting the Original Content. The Meta owned subsidiary added some new tags and improved their ranking mechanisms.  The shift would provide Original Content creators a silver lining in the cloud of sharing and resharing of the same by third party actors. An original content, if not...

.bh begins to accept registrations from the locals

Earlier we had reported about how the Kingdom of Bahrain has started a new registry for the .bh domain names. We have also informed you that from 2022 the domain names will be available to the locals. Under the joint cooperation of the Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA),  the extension is now open to the domestic market.  A...

Sav.com jumps to top 30 domain registrars

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Sav.com is a domain name registrar that has proven its mettle in a very short span of time. The company is among the fastest growing registrar companies operating worldwide. What is interesting and in some ways also pivotal to the company’s growth, is its aftermarket place.  The company has recently reported that there are more than 2 million domain names under it. This feat becomes...

2 days to go for .au domain registration

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.au domain space is going to begin registrations from March. We’ve posted about that. But do you know how close the launch is? It’s in just 2 days!  From 24 March, .au registration will begin for the holders of .com.au domain names. .au domain names were reserved for owners of the same Second-level domain names under .com.au. This was done on a Priority Allocation Process. The...

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