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Heading To Web Summit? So Are We!

Web Summit is on next week in Dublin’s RDS and we’ll be there. This year’s event will be the last one to be held in Dublin and since our offices aren’t that far away several of our staff will be in attendance throughout the week. Conn will be our “roving reporter” and providing coverage of […]

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Blacknight at The Blog Awards Ireland 2015

    Last Thursday my colleague Justyna and I, got the chance to attend the Blog Awards Ireland 2015, organised by Ashville Media Group. The night after “Back to the Future Day”, Dublin’s Tivoli Theatre was fittingly transported back to the roaring 20’s. It was all Boudoir Caps and Bob Cuts on the night, with […]

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#ICANN54 By The Numbers

ICANN’s 54th public meeting officially closed yesterday afternoon, though there are still several meetings being held today and tomorrow.. Several of our staff were at the meeting throughout the week, both attending various sessions as well as holding meetings with partners. We were also involved with the gala on Monday night, which seems to have […]

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Welcome to Dublin, ICANN. The Party’s On Us!

At Blacknight, we’re excited about ICANN 54. It’s not often that 2,500 geeks show up in our capital city looking to talk about domains, IP addresses and Internet governance. We’ve been enthusiastic participants at ICANN meetings around the globe, and our CEO Michele Neylon currently chairs the ICANN Registrar Stakeholder Group. We’re excited because we’re finally getting a chance […]

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Congrats To Web Awards 2015 Finalists

We put out a press release earlier today about the Web Awards finalists. You can read it here Several of our team will be at the event in the RDS next month and hopefully I’ll be present on the evening to present the awards to the winners of the two categories we’re sponsoring. The Finalists […]

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Web Awards Finalists Announced

As in previous years we’re sponsoring the Web Awards. Why? Because we think it’s a good event and winning a web award which is free and open to enter is, in our view, a lot better than getting one from a “pay to play” type event. So yesterday the finalists for this year were announced. Well […]

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Warmup Discussion For ICANN54

Yesterday evening I was on a panel at the ICANN 54 “pre-event” organised by INEX and ICANN in the Dean Hotel in Dublin. It was an interesting event with a fairly lively discussion. Karlin Lillington, from the Irish Times, was the event moderator and did a fantastic job of teasing out some of the key […]

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Woohoo! We’re Shortlisted For The Blog Awards Ireland 2015

We’ve been shortlisted in two categories in the The Blog Awards Ireland 2015! Our company blog ie. the site you’re currently reading, has made the company shortlist in two categories: Marketing & Comms. Digital & Tech You can download the full list of nominees, both personal and business, here. The winners will be announced on 22nd October […]

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