• Apple using apple.news as (yawn) redirect service

    … Apple has become the latest famous brand to deploy a new gTLD domain in the wild. The domain apple.news has been observed this week being used as a URL redirection service by its Apple News app. It seems that when somebody shares a link to a news site via social media, using Apple News, the app automatically shares an apple.news redirect link…

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  • Donuts wins five more new gTLD auctions

    … delegated TLDs, more than half of those it originally applied for. It has another 99 active applications in various stages of pre-delegation. Related posts: Afilias loses Chinese .info as seven more new gTLD auctions conclude Ten more new gTLD contests settled in auction Afilias wins .poker gTLD …

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