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It's said to be the most expensive domain name purchased by a Chinese Internet company, and Xiaomi intends to use it to make its brand name easier to remember.
I always enjoyed “The Whisky”, with its musical heritage and scene where the likes of The Doors and Janis Joplin played.Date sold: July 2014 was sold for $1.2 million through Sedo in July 2014. Ltd., a company behind other domain names, such as Game.com, JZ.com, and 4The domain now redirects to a blank page with a random string of letters and numbers.Geld = money Kredit = credit or loan Preisvergleich = price comparison Year sold: 2009 Rick Schwartz sold to G&J Holdings for a sweet $3 million in 2009.G&J Holdings is owned by Greg Balestrieri and Joe Melville, cousins who grew up working in their family-owned candy company.Because Schwartz has made a number of high-profile sales — you'll run into another much later in this list — he's earned the nickname "Domain King." "When do I sell?
When the domain name is ripe," he writes on his blog. When the right buyer comes along." Year sold: 2006 Sig Solares (the CEO of Parked.com) "wasted no time pony up the $1,500,000" when he won in an auction in 2006, DN Journal reported at the time. Wall was almost sold for $3 million there, but it didn't "meet the set reserve prices," according to Domain Rich.
Solares estimated at the time that he could make up the $1.5 million in eight years, meaning if all went according to plan, he should have recouped his costs by now. Today, is a website for — you guessed it — buying computers.
Year sold: 2007 "Tandberg Data, a leading global supplier and manufacturer of backup and archiving solutions, decided to take the cash offer for from Tandberg, a leading global provider of visual communication products and services with dual headquarters in New York and Norway," the DN Journal wrote at the time of the sale. Date sold: July 2013 114was sold privately for $2.1 million in mid-2013.
He sold two domains that year, each for seven figures. Year Sold: July 2011 Moniker brokered a deal to sell for $2.6 million in July 2011.
But don't expect any sort of fun chat site: Salesforce bought the URL and it now directs to one of the company's advertising pages. P., a firm that sells financial tools and products online, purchased Credit in 2004. was part of a massive $5.5 million deal in 2003, but its sale included a number of other assets.
Then, days later, it was put up for auction again and Toys R Us ended up shelling out just over $5 million for the powerful domain name. Date sold: November 2014 The Japanese internet service provider GMO Internet bought from Nissan Motors for 800 million yen, or about $6,784,000.