After $112 Million Funding Round, Stash Acquires

On Saturday, I tweeted that there had been some activity on the valuable domain after the name moved statuses. It seems like I was right in thinking that the domain name may have been on the move!

Read more The $59,777 Buyer is Revealed

Last week, the domain name sold for $59,777 at an expiration auction at GoDaddy, leading many investors to speculate who the buyer is. At such a high sales price, many assumed that the new owner is an end-user. Those assumptions are correct.

The WHOIS details for the domain name have now changed to show the new owner is Green Seed Technologies, an incubation company based in Utah.…

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Facebook Acquires for Messenger Rooms

Facebook has spent millions of dollars on domain name purchases. From the two-letter .COM,, for $8.5 million to itself for $200,000 as an upgrade from (a decision immortalized by Justin Timberlake in The Social Network, telling Zuckerberg to “drop the ‘the'”). Aside from those two names, the company has purchased,…

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