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Tech v Trump: 127 Tech Companies File Amicus Brief on Muslim Travel Ban

Fifty-four days of their summit with President-elect Trump at Trump Tower, the tech industry has unified in opposition to President Trump’s “Muslim Travel Ban” executive order and filed an amicus brief supporting the Washington Attorney General’s challenge to the Executive Order.  The brief is supported by 127 companies from Apple to Zynga (although the list oddly…

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Top Domain Name Sales and gTLD Adoption

According to DN Journal, through December 18, 2016, there were only four million dollar domain sales for the year: HG.com ($3.77M) Vivo.com ($2.1M) Jade.com ($1.25M) LA.com ($1.2M) According to Namestat, the top new gTLD’s were as follows: .TLD Domains 1 .xyz 6,026,933 2 .top 4,298,844 3 .win 1,126,266 4 .loan 911,502 5 .wang (net) 861,567 6…

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Silicon Valley Expresses Concern, Outrage Over Muslim Travel Ban

Silicon Valley Expresses Concern, Outrage Over Muslim Travel Ban President Donald Trump’s Executive Order barring entry by foreign nationals from designated majority Muslim countries sparked widespread protests and has been temporarily stayed by the courts. The Executive Order also elicited a strong outcry from Silicon Valley and tech companies which rely heavily on foreign talent in…