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  • Chinese to invade .africa? CEO thinks so

    … to counter this by offering a gateway service rather like the one it already offers in .joburg and .capetown, that would help bring its own .za registrars on board. Tweet Tagged: africa, china, eap, landrush, sunrise, zacr …

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  • Over 50,000 names sold as .shop has successful launch day

    … GMO Registry has recorded one of the most successful new gTLD launch days to date, selling over 45,000 .shop domain names in the first hours. The company said it sold 45,427 .shop names in the first two hours after general availability started yesterday afternoon at about 1600 UTC. The total at that point was 51,755, including about 5,000…

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  • Cars gTLD launch clears $1 million in EAP

    … There was a small turn-out for the premium launch of .cars, .car and .auto gTLDs, but the registry says it cleared over $1 million in revenue. The three gTLDs are run by Cars Registry, a venture between Uniregistry and XYZ.com. They all finished their pricey Early Access Periods yesterday and are due to enter general availability today…

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  • .security names priced at $3,000, .theatre at $750

    … XYZ.com may be best known for its budget .xyz gTLD, but its portfolio is increasingly leaning toward the super-premium end of the industry price range. The company entered Early Access Period with its .security, .protection and .theatre gTLDs today, and they ain’t cheap. .security and .protection are expected to carry retail prices of $3,000…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 5 readers -
  • Now Uniregistry shifts to Early Access launch model

    … at the storefront — to maybe a hundred bucks when the period closes. The model was pioneered by portfolio registries Donuts and Rightside, but has since been adopted by the likes of Minds + Machines, Radix and XYZ.com. It’s rapidly becoming the de facto industry standard for new gTLD launches, replacing the auction-based approach to landrush most…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 6 readers -
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