Looks Like Walmart Paid $9 Million for Shoes.com + IP

It has been reported that Walmart acquired the Shoes.com domain name and has plans to utilize the domain name as an independent brand. What I haven’t seen reported anywhere is the price Walmart paid to acquired Shoes.com. This afternoon, George Kirikos helped me uncover what appears to be the sale price that Walmart paid to acquire… Read more Looks Like Walmart Paid $9 Million for Shoes.com + IP

Took 22 years for Almond.com to be professionally developed, and Silk milk paid for it

Sometime in the summer of 1995, domains names transitioned from free, controlled and limited requests to paid registrations of $ 100 dollars a pop, pre-paid for two years. In August 1995, Almond.com was registered by Gary Almond, who spent the money every year since, renewing the domain. For 22 years, Almond.com was the repository of… Read more Took 22 years for Almond.com to be professionally developed, and Silk milk paid for it