Facebook acquires fb.com domain name for a whopping $8.5 million

Facebook is worth billions, actually $50 billion to be precise. The company is also making significant amount of money in the recent years. So it is understood that “brand value” is an important entity. Probably, that may have been one of the reasons for the recent purchase of the domain name fb.com from American Farm Bureau Federation, who is now using fb.org instead.


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The world’s oldest domain names revealed

The Internet dates back to several decades now. It’s old, but expanding exponentially. This massively popular world beyond our physical one consists of over 200 million registered domains, a huge number. Out of this huge list, Verisign recently released the list of the world’s oldest domain names. Check out the oldest 25 below.


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