Monthly Archives: November 2010

14 Million

November 29 2010,  Denic the German Registry for .DE domain names, reached the number of 14.000.000 registrations. We like to extend our congratulations to Denic with reaching this milestone. Pretty impressive all in all Lets see if .CO reaches that I predict … Continue reading

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NIC.AT is creating domain awareness

Looks like NIC AT wants to break the 1 million domain name barrier I can’t recall any significant sales but as the owner of saveral .AT domain names it is good news that the Registry is doing something with their … Continue reading

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SIDN down.

SIDN the registry for .NL is currently down. Earlier this morning their database got corrupted.  Currently they are recovering the data. There willbe no dataloss. I am not sure if there is a link to the data corruption in connection … Continue reading

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A tout le monde, a tout les amis

Image by Getty Images via @daylife Yeah somehow when i get email from the French Registry Afnic it always reminds me of Megadeth’s song tout le monde. Anyways, Afnic is going to make the switch to EPP next year. This … Continue reading

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Developing websites.

I really do not mind developing websites. Aslong the content that has tobe posted intrests me. So making a few posts for shootermagazine.com only takes a few minutes,i actually spend more time on forums reading up on the subject then … Continue reading

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Cyrillic .РФ the mess.

Some of you might have already read about stellar launch of  .РФ with more then 500k registrations in the first week totally crushing the launch of .CO. Shortly after that we could read that Registrars like RU Center registered over … Continue reading

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Minds + Machines to raise $4.7m

They needed new furniture ! Actually they are raising money for a few new gTLD’s accoring to StockMarketWire.com. M&M is trying to launch .eco and .gay. If i am correct .gay is not possible with the upcoming new ICANN rules. … Continue reading

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Grave Report

Handy tool that shows what sites/domains are hosted on a server. http://www.we-globe.net/Weblab/SiteCommonGraveReport.php?portal=thehelper.net check it out !

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DNS providers stealing traffic.

The Washington posted an Q&A with OpenDNS. What struck me was the following. We just want a level playing field. Verizon Wireless is blocking us and there are reports that ISPs want to block OpenDNS. They don’t want third party … Continue reading

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Qubit

Image via Wikipedia I hand regged 2 new domains after reading some about quantum computing. Qubit.in i do not own any domains names from India so this is my first. Qubits.be They are cheap and i like DNS BE. I … Continue reading

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