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  1. intoToday's Avatar
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    Default BlackBerry10.com redirects to Google

    LOL, If you go to BlackBerry10.com, it takes you to a Google 404 page. What does this mean!?!
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    That you use Google as your default search engine?
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    Clearly it means that Google is buying RIM.

    Useless thread.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Doc Z View Post
    Useless thread.
    Funny, seems to be true of 99.9999999% of posts in the "News and RUMORS" forum.
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    Blackberry10.com - Blackberry 10

    Registration Service Provided By: ADMA
    Contact: +966.500086605
    Website: Mg-Serv for Hosting service

    Domain Name: BLACKBERRY10.COM

    Registrant:
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    Thamer Ahmed Alfarshooti ()
    Sary Street - Madina Road Intersection
    jeddah
    Makkah,21484
    SA
    Tel. +966.920001318

    Creation Date: 31-Mar-2010
    Expiration Date: 31-Mar-2013

    Domain servers in listed order:
    ns5.mg-serv.com
    ns6.mg-serv.com

    Administrative Contact:
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    Thamer Ahmed Alfarshooti ()
    Sary Street - Madina Road Intersection
    jeddah
    Makkah,21484
    SA
    Tel. +966.920001318

    Technical Contact:
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    Thamer Ahmed Alfarshooti ()
    Sary Street - Madina Road Intersection
    jeddah
    Makkah,21484
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    Tel. +966.920001318

    Billing Contact:
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    Thamer Ahmed Alfarshooti ()
    Sary Street - Madina Road Intersection
    jeddah
    Makkah,21484
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    looks like someone jumped on the domain name before the PlayBook was even launched
    oops...
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    It doesn't mean anything. The domain is owned by someone in Saudi Arabia, likely purchased for their use in the future, or just to have. It happens a lot. When new devices or whatever are announced people (including RIM) buy up all the related domains just to have them, not necessarily for use.

    (Edit: deRusett beat me to it :P)
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    Quote Originally Posted by Michelle Haag View Post
    It doesn't mean anything. The domain is owned by someone in Saudi Arabia, likely purchased for their use in the future, or just to have. It happens a lot. When new devices or whatever are announced people (including RIM) buy up all the related domains just to have them, not necessarily for use.

    (Edit: deRusett beat me to it :P)

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    Sometimes if the registrants have no legitimate right to the name because it is similar to a trademarked name, they will be made to sign it over to the rightful owner. I think there was such a case in regards to BlackBerry and a third party online shopping site.
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    LOL, just trying to stir up a little discussion
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    Tehehhe, I thought different until I read the few posts. Lol
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    Quote Originally Posted by robsteve View Post
    Sometimes if the registrants have no legitimate right to the name because it is similar to a trademarked name, they will be made to sign it over to the rightful owner. I think there was such a case in regards to BlackBerry and a third party online shopping site.
    Never heard of something like that, where do you take that info from?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Muttypint View Post
    Never heard of something like that, where do you take that info from?
    The UDRP is used to handle domain/cyber- squatting. There are provisions in place to claim domain names somebody else registered in an attempt to extort money.

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