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Politics over GeorgeFloyd.com

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It’s been 2 years since the death of George Floyd, that gripped the attention of the whole world and gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement. The whole world was shocked at the murder of a Black man at the hands of brutal Police violence. Since then, the topic has been a heavy part of political and social discourse.  However, the repercussions of the George Floyd incident can be...

A domain name revealed Putin’s billion dollar personal backing

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A joint effort by the Organised Crime and Corruption Reporting Project and Russian news firm Meduza has found something important about Russian President Mr. Vladimir Putin. The joint effort found a network of assets related to the Russian head of state, value of which has been calculated to be a staggering £3.7 billion ($4.5 billion). The network consisted of 86 different Companies and Non...

QAnon, Indus.Gold and Rug Pull

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QAnon is a conspiracy theory that says about the presence of a network of cannibalistic pedophiles working in consonance to bring down the erstwhile US President. The conspiracy theory links late president John F Kennedy, Donald Trump, Elon Musk and, if not weird enough already, Aliens!  QAnon could have been like any other conspiracy theory. However, Mashable reported that some people...

Playboy enters spirit market, launches Playboy Spirits

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Playboy, the bringer of the ‘coming-of-age’ for a huge number of people, has brought something new for us all. The popular lifestyle brand has now ventured into the multi billion Spirits industry with the launch of Playboy Spirits.  Yes, you heard that right. You can now enjoy your glass of drink mixed with a Playboy spirit. The company marked the launch with the announcement of...

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...

Pornhub fails to acquire PornGamesHub.com

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Pornhub is a known name, if not the biggest one, in the adult entertainment industry. The popular platform however faced troubles over the use of a very similar domain name. Pornhub thus filed a UDRP Complaint.  Forum was arbitrating for the case. The domain name in question here was PornGamesHub.com. The Complainant, i.e, Pornhub, has claimed trademark rights over PORNHUB mark since...

Domain of popular drawing app redirected to adult content, transferred

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Domain name impersonation is used not only by malicious hackers or phishers. Sometimes they are used only to get enough visits or clicks and thus derive monetary gains from this process. However, this can create damage to the brand in question.  WIPO recently came across a dispute regarding the domain name Revitam.com. The Complainant was Autodesk, Inc. It provides a platform where users can...

European Police teams up to take action against domain names

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European Police have taken a joint action against an entity selling sensitive user data online. Several domain names related to the notorious platform RaidForums through the operation named TOURNIQUET.  EuroPol has achieved this through hard work and determined planning. The platform RaidForums operated through the principal domain name RaidForums.com. Two other domain names pointed to it:...

Political backlash over this New Zealand domain name

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World is more aware of itself now. We are beginning to see the fruits of investment in the Internet. People are now gaining awareness about every single entity that can be talked about. Politics is no different. People are realizing themselves and hence their political leanings. The established order is feeling agitated over the rise of different opinions in general and opposing opinions in...

Could a domain name registration end in a freaking Nation Formation?

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How much can you do from a domain name? Start your blog, initiate your long awaited business plan or to marketize your shop better online. But in the long list of all those things that might happen to you after a domain name registration, formation of a nation certainly won’t find any mentions. Not even in your wildest dreams. However, this is what has actually happened! Gareth Johnson, co...

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