Gmo Registry

  • GMO offers free SSL with .shop domains

    … GMO Registry is to offer .shop domain registrants a free one-year SSL certificate with every purchase. The company said yesterday that the deal, made via sister certificate company GMO GlobalSign, should be in place by the end of the month. The certs on offer appear to be the of low-end “Domain Validation” variety. Nevertheless, GlobalSign…

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  • .shop gTLD sells for record $41.5 million

    … of those are typically not disclosed. According to GMO’s .shop application, .shop will be an open, unrestricted namespace. The company seems to be planning to sell value-added e-commerce services in addition to domain names. But domainers will not be welcome in the gTLD. GMO’s application reads: Registration of a .SHOP domain name solely…

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  • .so leaves GMO for local provider, hikes prices

    … The Somalian government has switched registry provider for its .so ccTLD from GMO Registry to soNIC, apparently a local provider. The IANA records for .so were updated yesterday to indicate that Mogadishu-based soNIC is now the technical contact. According to the current GMO-managed registry web site, new registrations were halted June 9…

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