Yes, Was Acquired by Amazon

Earlier this year, I reported that the ultra-premium domain had moved from an registrar account to MarkMonitor, a corporate registrar.

While the new owner’s identity is obscured by generic MarkMonitor Whois data, navigating to does tell us who the purchaser was. redirects visitors to, a smart security brand that Amazon acquired in 2017 for $90 million.

Amazon, which also owns smart security brand Ring, has been selling Blink-branded products through the Amazon marketplace, but its corporate website has been somewhat forgotten.

The acquisition of may suggest that Amazon is putting more resources into Blink as a standalone brand. In the same way that Ring adverts direct consumers to, could we see Amazon creating ads and a more comprehensive website for


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