Thursday , August 11 2022

James Iles

Modular raises $30 million after Modular.com upgrade

AI company acquired the domain name from Reflex Publishing. Modular started with modular.ai but acquired the matching .com. 2021 was a record year for the artificial intelligence industry, with a 108% year-on-year increase in global funding that took AI company funding past $66 billion. It also saw a 442% increase …

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Web3 accounting firm officially launches on Tactic.com

Tactic used a creative deal structure to land its great domain. Tactic acquired tactic.com on a payment plan to offer its web3 accounting solution. The term web3 is an all-encompassing term to describe the innovations happening on the internet and the shift towards digital currencies and digital assets operating on …

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Column launches after acquiring Column.com from Digimedia

Financial services companies, especially new ones, need to convey trust. One way to show that they’re serious is to own a great domain. Embed, a financial services infrastructure provider, secured Embed.com before coming out of stealth mode. Recurring revenue service Pipe and finance automation platform Ramp secured their exact-match .coms …

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Monthly rebrands to Studio.com and raises $50 million

It had a good (but limiting) domain before. Significant funds have poured into the education industry in the past few years. Startups such as Subject have received hundreds of millions of dollars worth of collective funding to help move education into the digital age. Alongside companies focusing on traditional education …

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One Clara upgrades to Clara.com while another misses out

The company that used clara.cc upgraded to .com. A company upgraded from clara.cc to clara.com. First names are becoming more popular options as brand names. Earlier this year, Crunchbase identified first names as a trend in branding, citing successful companies like Mona, Marvin, or Otto. There’s also Alan, the unicorn …

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Chief raises $100 million using Chief.com

Chief, a network for professional women that uses the great domain chief.com, has raised another $100 million. In the last two decades, there has rightly been a conscious effort to promote more women to positions of power. According to Statista, the number of female CEOs at Fortune 500 companies has …

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Wealth launches new estate planning platform at Wealth.com

This business launched on a domain that gives it credibility. Wealth launched on a domain that gives it instant credibility. The estate planning industry is ripe for redevelopment. From an outsider’s perspective, little has changed in this $180 billion industry over the decades, with many choosing to ignore estate planning …

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