Domain Name News

Automattic to Offer .Blog Domains (May 12, 2016): Automattic announced that it has secured to rights the the .blog top-level domain. It will soon start offering them to customers.

Google Launches Domain Name Service (July 7, 2014): Google has launched a domain name service called Google Domains. It is currently in invite-only mode.

New York City Launches .nyc Top-Level Domain (July 2, 2013): New York City has announced the launch of the .nyc top-level domain. It is expected to become available in late 2013.

Google Drops 11 Million Sites (July 6, 2011):

Canon to Seek .Canon TLD (April 10, 2010):

Study Finds High Percentage of Domains Registered With False Information (February 27, 2010):

Pace of Domain Registrations Slows (October 10, 2009):

Domain Name Registrations Continue to Grow (June 27, 2009):

Jennifer Lopez Defeats Cybersquatter (April 9, 2009):

Report Indicates Domain Registrations Are Slowing (February 24, 2009):

Domain Renewal Lapse Costs Bush Library $35,000 (December 18, 2008): Could Fetch $300 to $400 Million (June 23, 2007): Domain Name Sells For $25,200 (January 26, 2007):

Non-English Domains Could Create Domain Confusion (November 27, 2006):

Bidders Don't Think is Worth $1 Million (October 30, 2006):