Epik provides update on 8chan

Epik will provide registrar services but not content delivery. CEO Monster says, “Their community grew and their moderation skills did not.” A screenshot of 8ch.net, the 8chan website, on August 3. As captured by Archive.org. Further down the page are deragotry threads about black people and Jewish people, among others. Domain name registrar Epik has issued an update on providing services to 8chan. 8chan came under fire after the shooting in El Paso this weekend.…

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New POCs on the Block

You’ve Got the Right Stuff Many of you may already know that we have a suggestion process in place for our community members to submit their thoughts and ideas for how we can better serve you. We always take the time to review these suggestions, and sometimes implement your ideas! We recently received two separate suggestions from different ARIN community members asking us to add two new types of optional Points of Contact (POCs) to…

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Dynadot jumps into top 10

Dynadot jumps into the top ten registrars for new .com registrations. ICANN has published the latest official data from Verisign (NASDAQ: VRSN) about the .com namespace. This registrar-by-registrar report covers April 2019. An anomaly this month is Dynadot, which jumped into the top ten for monthly .com registrations. This pushed NameSilo out of the top ten. I think this has to do with pricing; while NameSilo’s .com sale ended at the end of Q1, Dynadot…

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