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cybersquatters

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Pinterest wins $7.2M in legal battle with cybersquatter

The pinning social network wins a hefty damages award along with the control of 100 domain names such as pintesrest.com, pinterests.com, and pimterest.com.

By September 30, 2013

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Pinterest gives legal punch to 'serial cybersquatter'

Sick of a Chinese cybersquatter allegedly snatching dozens of domain names similar to Pinterest, the company files a lawsuit on charges of cyberpiracy, trademark infringement, and more.

By September 5, 2012

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From .coffee to .email to .xyz: The Web's crazy new reality is here

Dot-com? How quaint. A smorgasbord of new Net domains has arrived, with hundreds more on the way. There's opportunity aplenty, but lots of trademark hassles, too.

By October 13, 2014

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London is latest major city to get its own domain

London joins New York and Berlin today with a local top-level domain, .london, but concerns remain over the expense of new TLDs.

By April 29, 2014

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Shorter .uk Web addresses approved but critics blast cost

Nominet is introducing shorter .uk domain names -- but critics complain about the cost and lack of benefits.

By November 20, 2013

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Verizon to cybersquatters: Get off our Verizon-like domains

Verizon is taking legal action against what it calls "serial cybersquatters" exploiting Verizon-like domain names.

By January 30, 2012

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Amazon.com's domain power play: We want to control them all

The e-commerce giant is applying for 76 new top-level domains -- and you won't be able to register any of them. What exactly does it have up its sleeve?

By June 21, 2012

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iPhone 5 hint as Apple secures iPhone5.com

Apple has recovered iPhone5.com from cybersquatters, perhaps hinting at the name for the next iPhone.

By May 18, 2012

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Apple to porn name squatters: Knock it off

A new complaint has Apple targeting a handful of iPhone-related domains being used by pornographic Web cybersquatters.

By November 3, 2011

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Apple's iOS 5 battery fix en route (Apple Talk Weekly)

Got a quick-draining battery since upgrading to iOS 5? Apple's got a fix for that coming up soon. More on that, and the rest of this week's news in Apple land in this week's edition of Apple Talk Weekly.

By November 5, 2011