Talking Digital Security with RSnake Hansen

Robert “RSnake” Hansen is a well known digital security expert who is CEO and/or founder of a number of successful companies including Outside Intel and Smart Phone Exec. He is also on the board of some interesting tech companies, including Data World and FunCaptcha. Namecheap had the opportunity to ask him to give an overview … Continue reading Talking Digital Security with RSnake Hansen

Namecheap Partners with New York On Tech

We’re excited to announce our new partnership with New York On Tech. New York On Tech helps underrepresented young students prepare for academic and professional careers in technology, connecting them to opportunities and industry experts. Through a series of workshops, this partnership will utilize our resources to help with training, website and resume building, and … Continue reading Namecheap Partners with New York On Tech

Where Did “Black Friday” Come From?

The day after Thanksgiving in the United States is one we all know as the unofficial beginning of the holiday shopping season. Retailers and shoppers alike prepare all year for the deep discounts and manic—sometimes dangerous—bargain hunting this day is known for. But how did Black Friday get its name? And how did one day … Continue reading Where Did “Black Friday” Come From?

How Your Business Can Benefit from Black Friday

Black Friday—the day after Thanksgiving in the US—marks the first official day of Christmas shopping, and is synonymous with stores getting ‘back in the black’ financially. It’s the biggest shopping day of the year and has been a part of the American holiday season since the early 1980s. Thanks to the Internet, however, it has … Continue reading How Your Business Can Benefit from Black Friday

Your Online Rights Remain at Risk

Net neutrality remains on the chopping block. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC), along with the US Congress, is considering reversing rules on how American Internet Service Providers (ISPs) provide Internet access to customers. Currently, Americans enjoy basic protections on Internet use and access. Known as net neutrality, these regulations allow everyone to visit any website … Continue reading Your Online Rights Remain at Risk

Why People Pay Big Bucks for Aftermarket Domains

You can easily register a domain name for less than $15, but what if the perfect domain name for your site is already taken? Some companies have turned to the so-called “domain name aftermarket” to buy domain names that are already registered. We’ve analyzed a large selection of recent purchases that took place at domain … Continue reading Why People Pay Big Bucks for Aftermarket Domains