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GoDaddy’s founder goes through medical LSD treatment

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Mental health is one of the most serious issues of current times. Fluctuations in the global markets and several once-in-a-lifetime crises, has affected the working populace severely.  GoDaddy’s founder and former CEO Bob Parsons is among the individuals who have been struggling with mental health issues. Bob went to the Vietnam War and since coming back has been suffering from Post...

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority issues clarification on centralised DNS

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Pakistan Telecom Authority (PTA) has issued a clarification setting aside several claims, aiming towards the centralisation of DNS by the authority. This clarification has come after the PTA has announced some changes in the domain name redressal policies.  PTA had earlier announced about tightening the noose on domain names presenting content deemed illegal by the Government. In order to do...

This domain name might hinder Amazon’s expansion in Belgium

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Amazon has been having a tough time lately. The e-Commerce firm’s stocks have been falling since the past 2 months. Amazon had the highest brand value, the previous year. However, this year Apple has retained the top spot in the brand value.  Amazon hopes to solve this through expansion into different countries. Company has planned to open its webshop in 5 countries. 4 of them are...

Cloudflare outage brings World Wide Web to a standstill

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Cloudflare, an American company that manages the external facing resources, such as websites, of companies faced a peculiar problem. A number of its affiliate companies went unreachable today.  We would also like to inform you that all these websites are now back online and the problem behind the outage was sorted. After some time Cloudflare itself came with a very detailed explanation of...

Pharma Brands troubled by WTO’s new decision

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WTO has announced a new change in its policy ensuring vaccine equity. WTO has announced that certain parts of Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) will be waived off. The waiving off the provisions of TRIPS will allow countries to use a patented vaccine without the permission of the patent owner. The country nevertheless does need to pay the patent owner for the usage of...

Is Apple switching from China to India?

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China is the production capital of the world. China’s economic missile is based on this fuel. The country has been criticised for its working conditions, but it still continues to be the destination for all MNCs.  However, a recent announcement by Apple might change things for China. Apple has announced that it has communicated with the Chinese manufacturers that it is going to...

Etalaze shifts from .cn domain name to .biz

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Etalaze has announced that it is going to shift its domain name from Chinese ccTLD. The company has transitioned from Etlaze.cn to Etalase.biz. However, one thing is peculiar to this domain name change. That is, whenever a company makes a transition to a new domain name, the erstwhile domain name is still kept. The earlier domain name is made to redirect to the new name.  However, this...

IT.com’s branding in the London Domain Name summit

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Domain Name enthusiasts across the world are excited. London Domain Summit has been announced, which will bring domain name investors, brokers, lawyers and hosting providers across the world to network with each other. The event has been organised at perhaps the best domain name they could have got. It is Summit.London. Another interesting thing about the event is its Presenting Sponsor. IT.com...

Vietnam adds 3 new extensions

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The Ministry of Information and Telecommunications of Vietnam has released a Circular talking about the launch of 3 second level domain names. Circular 21 talks about the launch of 3 new domain extensions,i.e., .id.vn, .io.vn and .ai.vn. These domain names have their own different usage and implementation. .id.vn has been reserved for Individuals, while the other two domain names .io.vn and .ai...

Saw.com launches a new Domain Appraisal Tool

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The premium domain name company at an exquisite domain name itself, Saw.com has us all excited with their new feature. The domain company has just announced the launch of a new Domain Appraisal tool.  Saw.com has launched the features for enterprise level companies as well as domain investors to gauge the value of a domain name. The cool thing about this feature is that it doesn’t just...

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