Nominet have made available the video of their registrar conference: The consultation on "Direct UK" is still ongoing … [Read more...] about Nominet Registrar Conference Video
Archives for November 2012
Under.me launched a few months ago as an online underwear shop. It's backed by Bar Refaeli, the Israeli model, and offers a range of underwear for both men and women. It's a great domain and the site looks pretty slick. But they've obviously got a bit ahead of themselves in their marketing.. Over the last couple of days they've been promoting a new delivery service … [Read more...] about Under.me Promotes Deliver.me – But They Don’t Have The Domain!
Today Nominet held their annual registrar conference. Unlike other year's there was only one topic on the agenda: The Direct UK Consultation. I wrote about my issues with the proposal a while back and Edwin Hayward has collected pretty much all references to it in both blogs and mainstream media here. While I was not able to attend in person I was trying to follow the … [Read more...] about Transparency Fail – Nominet’s Registrar Meeting On Direct UK
IEDR issued a statement yesterday in relation to the hijacking of google.ie and yahoo.ie The statement (IEDR_Statement_F_issued_9_November_2012) which is included below admits that their site was compromised and that the registrar was not to blame. IEDR has concluded an investigation by the company and external security consultants of an unauthorised intrusion into the … [Read more...] about IEDR Issue Statement About Security Incident
The .me registry launched help.me earlier this afternoon. The site's concept is dead simple - to help people affected by the Sandy super-storm in New York and along the US Eastern seaboard. It's not a complicated or "sexy" site. It doesn't have to be. What it is, however, is a fantastic example of a domain name being put to work to benefit fellow human beings. The guys in … [Read more...] about Help.me Launched To Help Sandy Victims