Monday Nov 25
The Hobson and Holtz Report - Podcast #731: November 25, 2013
Intro: FIR Listener Survey update; FIR Interview with Andrew Grill coming November 25, with Sharam Fouladgar early December; newest addition to the FIR Podcast Network this week: Episode 1 of "AllthingsIC with Rachel Miller"; FIR Contest: win a copy of 'Age of Context' thanks to the CIPR - 5 copies to give away; Shel caught up with Andrea ... (more)
The race is on for dot-luxury and dot-menu domain names
Sales and traffic to online retailers by category and merchant type, data on Amazon and other leading e-retailers, comparisons of leading web retailers, site performance data, more.
Pre-Reserve a Domain Name, or Not? ICANN Answers the Question
With delegation of new gTLDs successfully underway, the general public will soon be able to register domain names in a variety of new generic Top-Level Domains .
Introducing .TO: Toronto's new top level internet domain available now.
While ICANN plods along to usher out hundreds of new Top Level Domains, someday, somehow; businesses can take comfort that there is already a namespace they can use immediately to promote themselves with a hyper-local web presence.
Anders Jacobsen's blog
New Generic gTLDs Roll Out Under Way To Registries
"It's happening - the biggest change to the Internet since its inception," said Akram Atallah, president of ICANN's Generic Domains Division.