Tag Archives: Registrar (academic)

Looks like Western Digital acquired themselfs an url shortner, wd .com

It’s not that Western Digital really needed one (they currently use wdc.com), but still WD.com can still be considered as an upgrade. WD.com was registered back in 1994 by Western Design and stayed in their possesion till 2010 or so. … Continue reading

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Coca cola launches recording website and registers recordingrecord. com domain name. Have fun being a virtual scratching DJ !

Yeah it is one of those weird registrations and then when you visit the domain name it actually resolves. And behold an untouched website! Big old record in the middle and the Coca Cola website allows you to import your … Continue reading

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SIDN changes to instant transfer.

Last year the Dutch registry moved to EPP and alot of people cracked open a can of beer and celebrated (me being one of them). Finally a system where you could transfer a dotNL by using a token (EPP code/authid). … Continue reading

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What’s new today ?

http://torrentfreak.com/kickasstorrents-ditches-com-domain-over-seizure-worries-110406/ They moved their domain name to .PH (Philippines). Personally i would have gone for .CH http://techcrunch.com/2011/04/04/letter-ly-abrupt-ly-loses-domain-name-as-a-result-of-the-war-in-libya/ A fine example why you shouldn’t invest in ccTLD’s where dictators or other loonies are in charge. http://www.video.me/ViewVideo.aspx?vid=621 here we see Bob Parson … Continue reading

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The list keeps getting bigger.

Got a few more domain names since last monday. kamphuus.nl another last name i picked up. jentzen.nl  guess… yes another last name, popular also. godt.nl  almost spells like god.. Actually  up untill the year of the lord 1627 that is … Continue reading

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Deleted domains .NL

Image via Wikipedia Well i didn’t register orange.com but i did register appelsien.nl. Wich means oranges in dutch. Pretty cool to register a 1 word domain name. Currently there about 4 million .NL domains registered and it prolly will continue … Continue reading

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