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The March of DomainTools Product Innovation Goes On

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments
The March of DomainTools Product Innovation Goes On

Here at DomainTools, we take pride in developing tools that help our users in a variety of different endeavors, from investigating cybercrime or brand fraud, to competitive research, to domain management and acquisition. Datapoints that add insight to individual domains and connections between them are especially helpful, and it turns out that MX records can […]

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Data Viz Provides Cool Insights to DomainTools Data

| March 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
Data Viz Provides Cool Insights to DomainTools Data

Anyone who uses our products knows that we have a ton of data across domain names, Whois records, IP addresses, name servers, mail servers, registrars, hosts and more–in fact, over 15 billion Internet data points. Recently we’ve had some fun thinking about how we can show new and interesting insight into this data through data […]

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Domain Search – Kicking Ass and Taking (Domain) Names

| February 27, 2014 | 3 Comments
Domain Search – Kicking Ass and Taking (Domain) Names

On behalf of the DomainTools team that worked super hard to get our third major release of 2014 out the door, I’m very pleased to announce the launch of our completely rebuilt Domain Search product. Domain Search allows you to search through all domains currently registered in DNS that DomainTools knows about (which is pretty […]

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Connect The Dots: The Network Path – Part 2 of 2

| February 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
Connect The Dots: The Network Path – Part 2 of 2

In Part 1 of this topic, we saw how the so-called “Contact Path”—branches of investigation that stem from the registrant contact information in a Whois record—can often lead to the identity of a person or organization of interest. But sometimes the contact information is either fully privacy-guarded or is false data that leads to dead […]

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Connecting the Dots: Profoundly Important, Curiously Satisfying! Part 1 of 2

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments
Connecting the Dots: Profoundly Important, Curiously Satisfying! Part 1 of 2

If economics and markets reflect what’s important to people–and, almost by definition, they do–then the practically eternal markets for games, puzzles, and reading material testify to deep human passions for solving problems and gaining knowledge. The very nature of a puzzle is that, at first, it looks like there’s not enough information to solve it. […]

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DomainTools Product Innovation 2014: Bigger, Faster, Stronger!

| February 4, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools Product Innovation 2014:  Bigger, Faster, Stronger!

When I reflect on the state of product innovation at DomainTools the sports training saying “Bigger. Faster. Stronger.” seems to fit quite well. In 2013, the DomainTools team spent a lot of time and energy building a foundation for scale and product innovation; updating the infrastructure, building data systems and improving the code. In short, […]

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Off and Running in 2014!

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments
Off and Running in 2014!

Year-end is a fantastic time for personal and professional reflection, something I finally made due time for this December. As we kick off 2014, I’m filled with two emotions: gratitude, and excitement. Let’s start with gratitude. DomainTools hired eleven outstanding new employees in 2013 (hint: oldest employees at the top, newest at the bottom). As […]

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DomainTools is on a Roll: January Product Updates

| January 22, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools is on a Roll: January Product Updates

Regular users of DomainTools will have noticed quite a lot of updates in the last couple of months. Our product philosophy at DomainTools is to release new products, fixes and updates as soon as they are ready, instead of holding them back for a big grouped release. We believe this provides our users more value, […]

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DomainTools Overhauls Whois History – UX Upgrades Continue

| January 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
DomainTools Overhauls Whois History – UX Upgrades Continue

When we rolled out our new website home page last November, we promised a transformation of our design and User Experience (UX) across our entire site.  And we’re not settling for superficial design changes, we are rethinking our UX to align with our users’ experiences and what they are trying to accomplish with our products. […]

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Extreme Makeover for DomainTools Website

| November 3, 2013 | 2 Comments
Extreme Makeover for DomainTools Website

We are very excited to present a new look and feel for DomainTools’ website!  This is the first of many changes to design, usability and architecture to come.  We have long wanted to update the look and usability of our website, but have prioritized delivering the best data, scalable and reliable infrastructure and innovative products […]

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