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May’s top domain name stories and podcasts

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Andrew Allemann

New TLD terminations and more interesting news from last month

I enjoyed seeing a lot of familiar faces last month at DNSeattle and WHD.usa. Let’s recap what went on at Domain Name Wire last month.

First, here are five podcasts you’ll want to listen to.

#86Domain investor Adam Strong
#85 – Update with Rightside CEO Taryn Naidu
#84 – 10 Awesome Web Tools
#83 – Trademarks and Copyrights with Daliah Saper
#82 – DomainTools CEO Tim Chen

Be sure to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Here were the top five stories on Domain Name Wire last month, ranked by views:

1. ICANN sends termination notices to 10 new TLD owners – applicants aren’t delegating domain names within the required timeline, and ICANN is putting them on notice.

2. DNForum makes its return – Adam Dicker’s DNForum is back. Based on comments, faces an uphill battle attracting users.

3. 18 ICANN employees make $250k+ – ICANN released its latest tax return showing how much its top people are paid.

4. What domain names are in demand? A buyer broker speaks. – Bill Sweetman analyzed his last 500 domain buy requests to better understand what type of domain names end users are looking for.

5. Inside new top level domain company Donuts – Two of Donuts’ co-founders revealed how the company is doing when I sat down with them at their Bellevue, Washington office.

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