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Internet Domains

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Before lockout, MN Orchestra purchased dozen of URLs around "Save Our Orchestra"

    The Minnesota Orchestral Association was six weeks into labor negotiations with its musicians in 2012 when it purchased at least 12 domain names with variations of the phrase "Save Our Minnesota Orchestra."On Wednesday, Song of the Lark, a blog run by Emily Hogstad, revealed that those URLs were sco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Target online president leaves company after website crashes

    "Woof!" said the dog. "Find another job," said Gregg Steinhafel.​Target Corporation is hiring, but not just stockers and swipers for Black Friday: Now, they also need someone who knows how to keep Target.com from crashing.Yesterday, Target announced that online president Steve Eastman was leaving ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Comcast internet FAIL: Massive outage mystery [UPDATE]

    ​Just in time for the news that Northern Illinois' Jerry Kill is the new head football coach at the University of Minnesota, Comcast killed the Internet in Illinois and Minnesota. And in Michigan and Indiana, too. Update: The company's keeping quiet about exactly what happened, and why.

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2010

    Denmark's monster toymaker Lego Group sues little Minnesota non-profit Project Legos

    It's claiming violations of the Federal Trademark Act and deceptive trade practices, and accusing the organization of cybersquatting.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    National American University sues Naughty American University

    National American University or Naughty American University... Which would you rather attend?

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2009

    Petters tries to squash haters by purchasing IHatePetters.com

    Petters also owns polaroidsofmywife.com, nakedpolaroids.com, and shakeitlikeapolaroid.com. What kind of online personality is this guy trying to create?

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2008

    LOL Naming Rights: Call it Paul Wellstone Park

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    Do we really want a new Twins stadium named after Internet lingo? No. Here are five potential stadium names, and a few are even serious.

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2006

    Master of Pawlenty's Domain

    Predictably enough, John McCain's fundraising appearances in Minnesota yesterday spawned another round of speculation about the possible inclusion of Tim Pawlenty on a presidential ticket.

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2006

    4/4: Morning Communique

    DeLay to resign, RIAA doesn't like you burning your CDs onto your iPod, .xxx for pr0n has been shelved, the 50 greatest independent films of all time, a mushroom cloud over Las Vegas, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2005

    Killer moths fail to attack Strib

    Remember some two months ago when conservative talk radio host Hugh Hewitt announced that he was going to start a web site devoted to a daily fisking of our local socialist rag the Star Tribune? Well apparently that idea generated about as much fervor as the arrivals of New Coke and Chris Gaine ... More >>

  • News

    August 30, 2000
  • News

    February 23, 2000
  • News

    December 1, 1999

    This Means eWar!

    Online retailing giant eToys.com plays legal hardball with a similarly named group of digital artists

  • News

    November 3, 1999

    URL the Pearl

    While some business owners fight for their names in court, David Unowsky surrenders Hungry Mind the easy way

  • News

    September 1, 1999
  • News

    September 1, 1999

    What's in a Domain?

    Local politicos find themselves tangled in the Web

  • Feature

    July 1, 1998
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