Entries by Des Donnelly

A toast to the late John Toland

On this day of the launch of dot Irish the one man missing from the celebrations, but not the kudos, is the late John Toland. A toast; to the late John Toland Way back in 2012 the Irish Echo said;- Belfast native John Toland is no stranger to America, having forged a path across the United States with […]

Sunrise in Domain Registration

What is the Sunrise stage? Sunrise allows trademark holders an advance opportunity to register domain names corresponding to their marks before names are generally available to the public. Provided the Trademark has been validated by The Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH). New gTLD registries are required to offer a Sunrise period of at least 30 days. ICANN […]

.Irish Now Delegated

The dot Irish are coming!  the .Irish are coming   The new gTLD .Irish has been delegated, this means that the string or name .Irish has been added to the root zone / the database of domain names that can be registered by the general public. Whilst there is no firm date for the launch […]

Results Available for 17 September 2014 Auction

  Four applicants for BUY participated in the Auction. Amazon EU S.à r.l. prevailed in the Auction with the winning price of $4,588,888. Six applicants for TECH participated in the Auction. Dot Tech LLC prevailed in the Auction with the winning price of $6,760,000. Five applicants for VIP participated in the Auction. Top Level Domain […]