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Premium generic domain name Duck.com has transferred domain name registrars and potentially has been acquired by DuckDuckGo from Google Inc.

Google Inc. has owned the premium generic domain name Duck.com since it acquired On2 Technologies in 2010, who owned the domain name prior.

DuckDuckGo, which operates a privacy browser, has said that by Google owning Duck.com, that it confuses its users. This is not something I believe but they have mentioned it:

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Well, Duck.com has now transferred to domain name … Read the rest

I started DotWeekly in 2008 because I love domain names! I also like helping people and doing the right thing. I don’t just help others “online”, it’s something I do daily in my life. Why? Because it’s the right thing to do.

Over the years, I have helped countless companies, individuals and every day people just like you and me. Why? It’s what I do! It’s me! It’s the right thing to do.

Earlier this year for an example, I … Read the rest

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Welcome! This is Domain Movers, a series on DotWeekly where I research domain names on the move, with a focus on the corporate level. These are often early detection’s, so not a lot of information is known at the time. I try to provide as much information as I can dig up though.

Here is a very small sampling of recent detections:

QRTE.com has been acquired by QVC, Inc. from its past owners. The domain was for sale at the … Read the rest

Domain Movers Video Series

Continuing with my new video series, today I present a Domain Movers in video format!

I’m not set on the style of video on this (web cam / screen cast) so the format may change in the future. To note, the audio was 100% clear prior to uploading to … Read the rest