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Excite@Home: ultimate domain squatter

Excite@Home: ultimate domain squatter

It turns out that even obviously lucrative domain names couldn't save Excite@Home from bankruptcy. The company's successor is selling such domain names as Stuff.com, Home.net, and Firstyears.com--at, of course, a tidy premium (shoppingcart.com went for $285,000). Other squatters still have cash.