• WebThumb – Website Thumbnail Generator

    This thumbnail image of my homepage was generated using ‘WebThumb‘ a fairly new AJAX powered website thumbnail generator. You simply type in the URL of any web address you want to capture, select the screen resolution size...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • Domain Voyeur 2.1

    Domain Voyeur is a simple web application which uses Ajax to scroll a live list of available domain names. It places a “Hot” tag next to 4 letter .com domains and there have been reports of browsers...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • 100 Oldest Domain Names

    An unofficial listing of the top 100 oldest domain names, sorted by date created. 1. 15-Mar-1985 WWW.SYMBOLICS.COM 2. 24-Apr-1985 WWW.BBN.COM 3. 24-May-1985 WWW.THINK.COM 4. 11-Jul-1985 WWW.MCC.COM 5. 30-Sep-1985 WWW.DEC.COM 6. 07-Nov-1985 WWW.NORTHROP.COM 7. 09-Jan-1986 WWW.XEROX.COM 8. 17-Jan-1986...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • NBC purchases HornyManatee.com

    The skit, as scripted for the Dec. 4 installment of “Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” was about absurdist college sports mascots that the host and his writers would like to see someday. Among them were “the Boise...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • .EU extension in world top 10 a year after launch

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A year after its launch, 2.5 million Europeans and companies have registered a .eu domain name, making it the seventh most widespread Web site address suffix in the world and the third in the...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • Oops! EPIC fails to renew domain before legal battle

    (IDG News Service) — There’s never a good time to lose control of your Internet domain name, but for advocacy group the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC), there could have been better times. The group’s Epic.org domain...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • ‘Whoizard’ Ajax powered instant WHOIS

    Whoizard.com is a new instant domain availability and WHOIS tool. Simply type in the name of the domain you are interested in (without the www. or .com) and it will instantly search the availability across several domains...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • Fee for ‘.info’ domain name to increase

    Wholesale prices for Internet addresses ending in “.info” are going up 2.5 percent on Oct. 15, the same day fees for “.com” and “.net” are increasing. Afilias Ltd., which runs “.info,” disclosed the scheduled increase in a...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • Speculators buying Virgina Tech related domains

    April 20, 2007 — (WEB HOST INDUSTRY REVIEW) — A number of individuals have registered domain names related to the Virginia Tech massacre, including URLs such as vatechshooting.com and vtmurders.com, with some of the domains selling upwards...

    • Posted April 22, 2007
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  • Ashford.com goes for $400k

    “Sunrise-based Odimo, the one-time online retailer of jewelry and luxury goods, has sold the Ashford.com domain name for $400,000 to private holding company Luxi Group of New York. ((Source: Miami Herald)) The deal follows Odimo’s sales last...

    • Posted April 21, 2007
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