Monthly Archives: February 2012

So why exactly did Microsoft acquire menssuits. org ?

Microsoft is known for many things but not exactly for running a mens suit business. I noticed earlier this month that the registrant information changed. The registrant changed to a privacy protect handle. I had a feeling that Microsoft was … Continue reading

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League of Legends Supremacy expansion pack ? Domain name registrations suggest so.

Not sure what is up with the two below domain name registrations from Riot Games. leagueoflegendssupremacy.com leagueoflegendssupremacy.net The domain names are currently protected by the Markmonitor privacy handle but i am pretty sure they are related to Riot Games. Now … Continue reading

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Microsoft and the Browser you loved to hate update.

Yesterday i wrote about the recent domain name registrations from Microsoft regarding their “The Browser You Loved to Hate“. Today i noticed they regged even alot more variations a few weeks ago. The list is as follows :   browserulove2hate.com … Continue reading

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AOL acquires flicktela domain names. New streaming media service ?

Streaming media is hot. Established companies are trying to rebrand their streaming media services (with or with poor succes) and AOL just acquired Flicktela domain names. flicktela.com flicktela.net flictela.com flictela.net pictela.com I haven’t seen AOL announce anything yet but judging … Continue reading

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Microsoft registers BrowserYouLovedToHate domain names

Well MS certainly has some self reflection when it comes to Internet Explorer i guess The domain names where registered a few weeks ago and i had the feeling that MS registered the domain names. Back then the domain names … Continue reading

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Google acquires copyright and license right domain names. A weird collection of domain names.

Maybe it is me and i do not follow Google related news to closely. But the lastest domain names that Google got themselfs doesn’t make much sense to me. Looks like a few defensive ones. The copyright and license ones … Continue reading

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Warner Bros registers I am legend 2 domain names and QR domain names.

5 days ago WB announced there willbe a follow up on the movie called I am legend (starring Will Smith back then). Yesterday WB registered the following domain names. iamlegend-2.com iamlegend2movie.com iamlegendpart2.com iamlegendtwo.com Creative domain names for sure (/sarcasm off). … Continue reading

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DNS smirch creates spook domain names

Ghost domains Rather intresting story. A debility in a cache refurbish explanation of many widely used DNS servers creates a intensity to settle supposed ghost domains, according to a new corner investigate by a group of researchers from universities in … Continue reading

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fuckbook.net domain name sells for 100,000 USD, facebook the buyer ?

Now that’s a good question right ? More info at : ccTLD Pretty steep price for such a domain name. I assume the buyer has some big plans for this domain name   Related articles kicking off the weekend with … Continue reading

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Microsoft registers join msm 2 domain names.

The following domain names have been registered by Microsoft yesterday : joinm2.com joinm2.net joinmsm2.com joinmsm2.net microsoft-oryxclub.com microsoft-oryxclub.net microsoftm2.com microsoftm2.net microsoftmm.com microsoftmm.net Makes sense ? No Any clues ? Nope, they just forward to MS BING. Defensive registrations ? Couldbe.  So … Continue reading

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