Top News: Domain Name, Technology, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI)



How To Make Money With Domain Names

May 102022

Domain names are hot commodities in today's tech-centric world. The $16 million sale of 'insure.com' to Quinstreet in 2009 may have set the world record, but even lengthier domain names are routinely sold for hundreds of dollars every day. The result is a unique opportunity for investors to invest in domain names that can be sold for ...

What Is Namecoin?

May 102022

Namecoin is a cryptocurrency originally forked from Bitcoin software. A fork is simply a change in a blockchain’s protocol. Namecoin is based on the code of Bitcoin with additional functionality built on top of it. Namecoin uses the same proof-of-work (PoW) consensus algorithm as Bitcoin. The two currencies are nearly identical. Howev...

How to Buy a Domain Name: Domain Registration Guide

May 102022

If you want to start a blog or a new online business, you’ll need to register a domain name, the name for your website. Getting the right domain for your needs might sound technical at first, but the process is pretty simple. This domain registration guide will tell you what you need to know about domain name extensions, how to choose...

What is ICANN?

May 102022

ICANN (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) is the private, non-government, nonprofit corporation with responsibility for Internet Protocol (IP) address space allocation, protocol parameter assignment, domain name system (DNS) management and root server system management functions. The Internet Assigned Numbers Authori...

What is DNS? | How DNS works

May 102022

The Domain Name System (DNS) is the phonebook of the Internet. Humans access information online through domain names, like nytimes.com or espn.com. Web browsers interact through Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. DNS translates domain names to IP addresses so browsers can load Internet resources. Each device connected to the Internet h...

What Is the Metaverse?

May 102022

The metaverse is a concept of a persistent, online, 3D universe that combines multiple different virtual spaces. You can think of it as a future iteration of the internet. The metaverse will allow users to work, meet, game, and socialize together in these 3D spaces. The metaverse isn’t fully in existence, but some platforms contain me...

What Is An NFT? Non-Fungible Tokens Explained 

May 92022

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) seem to be everywhere these days. From art and music to tacos and toilet paper, these digital assets are selling like 17th-century exotic Dutch tulips—some for millions of dollars. But are NFTs worth the money—or the hype? Some experts say they’re a bubble poised to pop, like the dot-com craze or Beanie Babi...

Web 2.0 and Web 3.0 Definitions

May 92022

What Are Web 2.0 and Web 3.0? Web 2.0 and Web 3.0 refer to successive iterations of the web, compared with the original Web 1.0 of the 1990s and early 2000s. Web 2.0 is the current version of the internet (a term often used interchangeably with the web) with which we are all familiar, while Web 3.0 represents its next phase. Web refer...

What Is Ethereum Name Service and How Do You Get a .ETH Web 3.0 Domain?

May 92022

As more people become users of blockchain technology, they will want to connect with friends. Just like you would add somebody’s contact to your phone or follow them on social media, so too will you want to connect with friends across Web 3.0. However, there’s an annoying hang-up to this desire, in that wallet addresses can be so long...

The top 25 most expensive domain names

May 92022

It was announced on June 18 that Voice.com was sold for $30 million — “the biggest publicly reported all cash domain sale of all time,” Ron Jackson wrote in DNJournal.com. Likewise, Elliot Silver of DomainInvesting.com called the Voice.com purchase “easily the largest domain name sale of the year and one of the largest pure domain nam...