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How social media wins the #SuperBowl

As social media's prowess continues to grow, advertisers are coming up with more ways to capitalize on your dedication to watching the big game.

By January 31, 2015


How Googling others affects voting, hiring and dating

A new study confirms the importance we place in personal search results. Plus, tips on improving what others see about you.

By October 14, 2012


Go Daddy: Sorry about the outage. And no, it wasn't a hack

The giant domain registrar and hosting service says that yesterday's outage was not caused by hackers and it wasn't a DDoS attack.

By September 11, 2012


Go Daddy says client Web sites back up

After spending most of the business day offline, services are restored for Go Daddy customers, company says.

By September 10, 2012


Mmm...Donuts: Domain name company eyes a diverse Web

Domain name registry says $100 million in funding and 307 top level domain applications will cure .com ennui.

By June 5, 2012


These .xxx domains are ready to hook up

Triple-X domains are cheap and easy: for $100, you can buy Alabama.xxx, Cornell.xxx, USDOJ.xxx, ProphetMuhammet.xxx, and plenty of others, data from Stanford's Elie Bursztein shows.

By December 27, 2011


The 404 962: Where we play the waiting game (podcast)

AT&T earns the "worst carrier in the world" award for the second year in a row, so it's a good thing I just signed up for two more years of service with this new iPhone 4S. On today's show, we'll look at how the other carriers compare to AT&T, dispel rumors of Shigeru Miyamoto's departure from Nintendo, put in our bid for RickPerry.com, Jeff demonstrates My Xbox Live for the iPad, and we'll show some incredible listener-submitted contest submission videos!

By December 8, 2011


GoDaddy's Web site goes down

Domain and hosting super giant appears to be having server trouble, redirecting to the mobile version of the site.

By June 13, 2011


GoDaddy goes on sale

The domain-name registrar and purveyor of sexy Super Bowl ads is putting itself up for auction and could go for more than $1 billion, a report says.

By September 11, 2010


Man buys police Web site after getting ticket

A man in Tennessee gets a speeding ticket and notices, when he goes to the police Web site, that the domain name is about to expire. So he buys it.

By June 10, 2010