Brent Oxley Acquires Invite.com

HostGator founder turned domain investor Brent Oxley has a portfolio packed with ultra-valuable .COM domains. From Broker.com to Create.com, Brent has paid a significant sum for some of the best names in existence.

It looks like Brent has added to that portfolio with the recent acquisition of Invite.com…

Domain Sales from May 2010: Where Are They Now?

A trillion-dollar stock market crash occurs, and planes are grounded. Sounds familiar? This may somewhat mirror current happenings around the world, but this is what happened in May 2010. A trillion-dollar stock market crash occurred over 36 minutes and things were slowly returning to normal after flights were grounded in much of the world after Eyjafjallajökull erupted in Iceland.…

After $112 Million Funding Round, Stash Acquires Stash.com

On Saturday, I tweeted that there had been some activity on the valuable Stash.com domain after the name moved statuses. It seems like I was right in thinking that the domain name may have been on the move!

Stash•com’s just changed status from clientTransferProhibited to “ok”.…

Facebook Acquires Rooms.com for Messenger Rooms

Facebook has spent millions of dollars on domain name purchases. From the two-letter .COM, FB.com, for $8.5 million to Facebook.com itself for $200,000 as an upgrade from TheFacebook.com (a decision immortalized by Justin Timberlake in The Social Network, telling Zuckerberg to “drop the ‘the'”).…