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Microsoft said to go after Xbox One domain name squatters

The software giant files a complaint with the National Arbitration Forum to get ownership over the domains xboxone.com and xboxone.net.

By May 28, 2013

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Facebook wins millions in case against typo squatters

The social network was awarded $2.8 million in damages from defendants who squatted on variations of Facebook's domain name.

By May 1, 2013

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AOL squatter launches his company -- no hiding out required

During the two months Eric Simons spent living at AOL's Silicon Valley offices, he was building ClassConnect. Now, the startup has launched at Claco.

By September 26, 2012

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Twitter yanks Reading Rainbow handle from squatter

Reading Rainbow TV host LeVar Burton used his millions of Twitter followers to help overthrow the squatter who laid claim to the @reading rainbow Twitter handle.

By February 1, 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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Giants win, domain squatter loses

An enterprising domain name squatter overestimates the value of the 19-0.com domain name.

By February 6, 2008

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Argentine football, squatters, and the rule of law

I attended a somewhat scary football match today that got me thinking about open source and its views on IP.

By October 13, 2007

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Excite@Home: ultimate domain squatter

Excite@Home: ultimate domain squatter

By August 10, 2005

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How a young entrepreneur got caught living secretly at AOL

CNET's Kara Tsuboi talks to Dan Terdiman about how he broke the story about the famous AOL squatter.

By August 22, 2012

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Apple wins control over 'iPhone' porn domain names

The company terminates dispute with a domain name squatter after it gains control of iphonesex4s.com and six other names that contain the term "iPhone."

By November 22, 2011