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

    … was in use from .co’s launch — but it surely had some impact. .news, a Rightside TLD, had just over 24,400 domains in its zone file yesterday. We’ll have to see whether Apple’s move has an impact on sales. Taryn Naidu, Rightside’s CEO, said in a press release: This is just the start, but Apple.NEWS is the most significant use of a new top…

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  • Donuts wins five more new gTLD auctions

    …, I’m glad this one went to a registry with an open registration policy. .golf — Donuts beat Famous Four, Dot Golf and Fegistry. .casino — Donuts won after withdrawals from Famous Four, Afilias and dotBeauty. .school — Donuts beat Fegistry, Uniregistry and Minds + Machines. .football — Donuts beat Famous Four. The registry currently has 156…

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