28 Dec '13, 5pm

NASA “Mohawk Guy” Bobak Ferdowsi successfully lands his .com

NASA “Mohawk Guy” Bobak Ferdowsi successfully lands his .com Posted by DomainGang on December 28, 2013, at 12:03 pm Bobak Ferdowsi. Bring on the Curiosity jokes: it took longer than a trip to Mars, but Bobak Ferdowsi , JPL engineer for NASA missions has finally landed his full name as a .com. It was August 2012 when the JPL mission to Mars successfully landed, making Bobak Ferdowsi an instant celebrity. Due to his mohawk hairstyle, emblazoned with NASA and JPL insignia, everyone pointed him out as the “Mohawk Guy “. When Bobak’s full name was released, some asshat domainer registered BobakFerdowsi.com and eventually put it up for sale at GoDaddy. GoDaddy falsely lists this domain as ‘for sale’. That’s exactly the epitome of cybersquatting that gives a bad name to domain investors. Yesterday, we contacted Bobak, after realizing that the domain name had dropped; after a brie...

Full article: http://domaingang.com/domain-news/nasa-mohawk-guy-bobak-f...

Tweets

2013 Highest Reported Non .COM gTLD Sales

domainnews.com 29 Dec '13, 6am

Teen.xxx was the higest selling non .COM gTLD in 2013. The domain name changed hands for $400,000 through ICM Registry. Th...

Promo por 1.99 por Dominios con terminación .COM

godaddy.com 28 Dec '13, 8pm

Secure your brand. Protect your reputation. Perhaps you'd like to create an adult entertainment website. Or maybe you're h...

.Cars Slams Domain Investors and .Com

ricksblog.com 02 Jan '14, 5pm

carsdomains.org/cars-gtld/ is smoking crack. MAYBE in 30 to 40 years, some of these new extensions will become common plac...

NASA Readies Orion for First Test Flight

NASA Readies Orion for First Test Flight

spectrum.ieee.org 31 Dec '13, 11pm

NASA has found itself curiously earthbound of late. Since it retired the space shuttles in 2011, the U.S. space agency has...