29 Aug '13, 5pm

The NewYorker Mag Covers New gTLDs: via @TheDomains "Land Grab" or Reinvention? #newgtlds #gnosis…

The New Yorker Magazine just did a cover story on the new gTLD program entitled “The Great Internet Land Grab” “Suddenly reorganizing the way we navigate the web with new strings like .guru, .club, or .google might seem frivolous or strange, but entities like ICANN and its stakeholders insist that they will make the Web more intuitive and user-friendly; an address like AdoptA.dog is slightly more logical than PetAdoptions.com, which is currently occupied by a squatter” For the record in this case the “squatter” is Name Administration which is owned by legendary domain investor Frank Schilling’s which also owns Uniregistry which was one of the largest applicants in the new gTLD program applying for over 50 new gTLD’s. As those in the domain community know, Name Administration has the best generic domain portfolio on earth and hasn’t lost a UDRP in 10 years. Interestingly on...

Full article: http://www.thedomains.com/2013/08/29/the-newyorker-covers...

Tweets

Donuts Signs Contracts With ICANN on 12 new gTLD’s

thedomains.com 30 Aug '13, 2pm

blackcyrus on 15 Year Old RadioAmerica.com Lost In UDRP To RadioAmerica.org Word of Mouse » 8/18/13 Domainer Marc Ostrofsk...

Nike Air Mag "Black Mag" Custom for @joehaden23

Nike Air Mag "Black Mag" Custom for @joehaden23

nicekicks.com 29 Aug '13, 7pm

Usually the Nike Air Mag is the inspiration behind a customized model, but this time it is the canvas. Browns cornerback J...

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Covers The Original Owner

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Covers The Original Owner

morganlinton.com 30 Aug '13, 4am

Bloomberg BusinessWeek Covers The Original Internet.org Owner by Raymond Hackney on August 29, 2013 photo courtesy of BBC....

schools

ace.mu.nu 29 Aug '13, 11pm

But it seems to me that if every single parent sent every single child to public school, public schools would improve. Thi...