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Domain Names stories - Page 2

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Australia’s ‘.au’ domain in the spotlight as changes are proposed
Wed, 31st Jan 2018
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cloud services
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web development
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websites
auDA proposes historic changes to .au domain, eyeing direct registrations and non-ASCII character use.
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Digital shadows looks at fake news, disinformation and how they affect business reputations
Fri, 1st Dec 2017
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web development
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bots
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cios
Russia is just the tip of the iceberg for this issue with regular misinformation campaigns and attacks observed worldwide.
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What happens when your domain name is taken? The benefit of using a unique TLD
Thu, 23rd Nov 2017
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web development
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alphabet
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domain names
.com or .co.za allows for a blank slate when it comes to marketing and can be used and understood in any language across the globe.
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200,000 .kiwi domain names put on hold to stop rise in cyber squatting
Wed, 7th Dec 2016
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web development
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domain names
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Two companies are taking a stand against cyber squatting and domain abuse by putting 200,000 .kiwi domain names on hold for a year.
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Feedback sought on proposed new approach to .nz domain name privacy
Mon, 23rd May 2016
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web development
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cybersecurity
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domain names
The Domain Name Commission (DNCL) is seeking feedback on a proposed new WHOIS privacy option for .nz domain name registrants.
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Facebook Live broadcasting Aussie house auctions
Mon, 23rd May 2016
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web development
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facebook
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domain names
Planning a move to Australia? Exploring houses on the property market just got easier - now you can live stream the auctions from anywhere.
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How the .nz domain name is managed put into clear language
Tue, 10th May 2016
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web development
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nz
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domain names
InternetNZ recently announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the MBIE on the management of the .nz country domain.
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Domain launches innovative Facebook Messenger chat bot
Tue, 10th May 2016
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web development
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robotics
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messenger
Recently, Domain (Australian real estate website) announced they would be utilising bots to help service their customers.
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Shorter .nz domain names reach critical mass
Tue, 22nd Mar 2016
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web development
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nz
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domain names
Those with a keen eye may have noticed a new-look type of .nz name recently - one that’s shorter and more direct.
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Plans to sell Dick Smith customer info sparks concerns
Fri, 4th Mar 2016
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physical security
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web development
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intellectual property
Dick Smith receivers have been spoken to by privacy commissions on both sides of the Tasman after concerns over plans to sell customer information.
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Harness the power of the internet with a .nz domain name
Tue, 24th Nov 2015
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web development
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telco
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domain names
The internet is a cornerstone of the modern world, and as such is a crucial tool for businesses to engage with customers.
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Domain Name Commission launches .nz WHOIS review
Tue, 6th Oct 2015
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web development
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domain names
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The commission is seeking comment on a number of matters, including why .nz data should or should not be collected and made public.
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Domain name strategies for business
Fri, 31st Jul 2015
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web development
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nz
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domain names
Domains should form part of any branding strategAy. They can help reinforce with potential customers the type of business you wish to be perceived as.
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How mobile-friendly is .nz?
Mon, 22nd Jun 2015
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cloud services
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creative technologies
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web development
How many websites using .nz domain names will be impacted by Mobilegeddon, and to what extent could it affect mobile search results for NZ content?.
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.kiwi domain name celebrates successful first year
Fri, 1st May 2015
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web development
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nz
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domain names
New Zealand businesses have embraced new domain offerings, with over 12,000 .kiwi domain names sold in the past year.
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Managed WordPress hosting: What is it and why use it?
Mon, 20th Apr 2015
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edge data centre
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web development
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domain names
Adding security, performance, upgrades and professional support, Managed WordPress Hosting is gaining popularity. And there’s a Kiwi option too.
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600,000 Kiwi businesses using .nz domain name
Tue, 3rd Feb 2015
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web development
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nz
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domain names
.nz continues to be the domain name of choice for New Zealanders in the face of growing competition in the market.
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Kiwi tech firms comprise 10% of Deloitte's Asia-Pacific Fast 500 index
Thu, 20th Nov 2014
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pos
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martech
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seo
Fifty-one New Zealand technology companies have been included in the 2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific index, equalling the record for.
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Just days to go until more choice in .nz domain names
Tue, 2nd Sep 2014
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apple
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web development
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technology gifts
Starting September 30, New Zealand's .nz domain name structure offers more choice, allowing shorter, simpler URLs for an effective online presence.
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Kiwis get ready... for more .NZ domain name choices
Mon, 11th Aug 2014
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web development
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telco
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domain names
Have you ever looked at a .nz website or email address and gotten a kick out of the second level hierarchy? Of course you have.
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Raging Kiwi firm hits AWOL telco with $300K damages claim...
Mon, 11th Aug 2014
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edge data centre
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web development
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24/7 hosting nz
Kiwi haulage firm pursues legal action against AWOL telco 24/7 Hosting NZ, seeking $300K in lost trade damages.
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Policy ushers in new era of choice in .nz domain names
Thu, 24th Jul 2014
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web development
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telco
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domain names
The DNCL has announced a new era of choice for .nz domain names, allowing shorter and simpler options from 30 September 2014.
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Kiwi fury as telco goes AWOL…
Fri, 23rd May 2014
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edge data centre
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web development
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domain names
Outrage across New Zealand as hosting provider 24/7 Hosting NZ vanishes, leaving customers high and dry.
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Instant .kiwi uptake for NZ businesses
Thu, 15th May 2014
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web development
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telco
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domain names
The word Kiwi has come to represent New Zealanders all around the world and it’s not just about where they come from, it’s about who they are.