Daily Archives: October 13, 2007

Wallstreet.com has failed to fetch the vast sum its owners were hoping for in a .com name auction, leaving porn.com, which sold for $9.5m earlier this year, as the most expensive domain name ever.

Bloomberg reports that wallstreet.com’s owners halted the auction after bidders were only willing to pay $3m for the privilege of owning the domain. Further confirmation, if it was ever needed, of what really drives the internet.

Chris Nuttall

Shawnfanning Shawn Fanning’s follow-up to Napster seems to be in trouble.

Snocap, a company he co-founded in 2002, has cut its workforce from 57 to 26 and put itself up for sale. Read more