• Architelos: shadiest new gTLD is only 10% shady

    … uses a metric the company calls NQI, for Namespace Quality Index, to rank TLDs by their abuse levels. NQI is basically a normalized count of abusive domains per million registered names. According to Architelos CEO Alexa Raad, the new gTLD with the highest NQI at the end of June was .work. Today’s NameSentry data shows that .work has a tad under…

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  • M+M sells net.work for $100,000

    … Minds + Machines has made its first six-figure new gTLD domain sale. The domain net.work was sold in a private deal to business consultancy BearingPoint for $100,000, the company said today. It added that a “significant annual renewal fee” applies. It’s one of 430 premium domains to have been sold in .work, M+M said, since it went to general…

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