Error
  • JUser::_load: Unable to load user with id: 67

Featured Articles

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

5th Generation Broadwell 14nm family comes in three lines

Intel's 5th Core processor family, codenamed Broadwell, will launch in three lines for the mobile segment. We are talking about upcoming…

More...
Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Broadwell Chromebooks coming in late Q1 2015

Google's Chromebook OS should be updating automatically every six weeks, but Intel doesn't come close with its hardware refresh schedule.

More...
New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

New round of Nexus phone rumour kicks off

Rumours involving upcoming Nexus devices are nothing uncommon, but this year there is a fair bit of confusion, especially on the…

More...
Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

Nvidia officially launches the 8-inch Shield Tablet

As expected and reported earlier, Nvidia has now officially announced its newest Shield device, the new 8-inch Shield Tablet. While the…

More...
Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool Dead Silence reviewed

Aerocool is well known for its gamer cases with aggressive styling. However, the Dead Silence chassis offers consumers a new choice,…

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2010 orks, a business unit of Nuevvo Webware Ltd.
Monday, 28 January 2008 10:27

Google closes loophole

Written by

Image

Repeat registration over


Search
engine Google has decided to close a loophole that ties up millions of Internet addresses to boost ratings.

In a press statement, Google said that it will look for names that are repeatedly registered and these will be dropped within a five-day grace period for full refunds. These names will be dumped by Google's AdSense software and will prevent people using those names to generate advertising revenue from claiming them temporarily.

Closing the loophole, known as domain name tasting, should make it less possible to make a lot of money by testing hoards of names, and will keep just the ones that turn out to generate the most revenue. Currently, this ties up millions of domain names at any given time, making it more difficult for legitimate individuals and businesses to get a desirable name.
Last modified on Tuesday, 29 January 2008 04:09

E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
blog comments powered by Disqus

 

Facebook activity

Latest Commented Articles

Recent Comments