Right now, Google is threatening to pull its search engine from the Australian market in response to the Commonwealth Government’s proposed media code that would require Google and others to pay local news networks for content that is republished. The purpose of this article … [Read more...] about Time to reduce Google dependency?
Generic domain names just got a whole lot more valuable, and here’s why… Four years in the making, the New Payments Platform (NPP) went live in February this year. One of its features is the ability of business and consumers alike to choose a ‘PayID’, ie. an identifier other … [Read more...] about Forget your bank details? Generic domain names make it easier to get paid!
On Thursday 27 September 2018, auDA members overwhelmingly approved (100% of Supply members and approximately 97% of demand members) the abolition of the outdated membership model of Supply and Demand membership, and the adoption of a new constitution. The new constitution … [Read more...] about auDA 2.0 – A better future
What now? All the good domains are taken and most people know they’re worth something. Nothing is dropping anymore. What now? I could elaborate, but here’s a hint: look at the market for .com names. .com.au will likely continue to follow. There have been a number of six … [Read more...] about What now ?
Today Guinness World Records awarded a new world record for GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the Largest Migration of an Internet Top-Level Domain in a Single Transition, for the transition of the .au domain by auDA and Afilias. The award was presented by GUINNESS WORLD … [Read more...] about Guinness World Records recognises .au