Author Archive | Michele Neylon

8 Years of EU Domains

It’s been 8 years since the .eu domain name launched. Now with well over 3 million domain names registered the .eu domain is one of the largest in the world (7th largest ccTLD according to the latest report from CENTR) The guys over at EUrid have released a graphic to illustrate some of the highlights […]

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2014 Cork Lifelong Learning Festival Is Go!

We’ve been a sponsor of the Cork Lifelong Learning Festival for the last few years. This year we’re happy to be involved again and we’re also really excited to do a couple of different things (compared to previous years). Full release below: Blacknight, Ireland’s leading domain registrar and hosting company will be leading several sponsored […]

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Helping Keep The Internet Clean

A clean and crime free internet would be a good thing. Unfortunately, as we all know, the current reality is quite different and there is a constant onslaught of junk assaulting us all. Be it spam, malware, scams or anything else, there’s a lot of nasty behaviour being conducted online. Is it all bad? No […]

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ICANN 49 Singapore Preview

Three times a year the ICANN Community meets for a public meeting. The meetings are free to attend and most sessions are completely open to the public. You don’t need to be “special” to attend and there’s several opportunities for people to share their opinions at the microphone if they so wish. You also don’t […]

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US Government To Transition Key Technical Functions

A lot of Internet Governance isn’t “sexy” or “exciting”. A lot of it is meetings, conference calls and emails discussing quite abstract concepts. However, from time to time, there are big historic events that capture the world’s attention. Last Friday evening the US government made one such announcement. Up until now the US government has […]

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kickstart your business with a .co

Kickstart Your Business With .Co!

When you’re starting out with your online venture you need to make sure that you’ve got a good domain name. The domain name is, in many ways, the cornerstone of your online business. So why not give your business the kickstart it needs and grab a .co domain name? DotCo domains are fast becoming the […]

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