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Last week’s top Sedo sales

Sedo released their weekly sales and cooking.com led the way at $402,500. Some really random .com sales this week. 36 .com sales, 24 cctld sales and 6 other told sales.

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Service Bestmixer.io, laundered more than $ 200 million, is closed by the authorities

The special services of the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Europol carried out an operation to close the service mixer Bestmixer.io, engaged in the laundering of cryptocurrency. The service was under the supervision of the special services back in June last year. Now the domain and 6 servers located in Luxembourg and Holland are withdrawn from the resource.

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Russian company tried to take away domain through WIPO

Carcam Electronics, a company specializing in the production of video recorders and video surveillance systems, tried to take away the domain carcam.com. The official website of the company is placed on the domain carcam.ru.

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A number of popular anime sites are blocked in Russia forever

Moscow City Court issued a decision according to which several popular anime resources will be blocked forever. The content was removed from the resources at the request of the copyright holder before the decision was made, but the court ruled that this was not enough and the resources were blocked. This is due to repeated violation of the law.

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Domain .РФ is 9 years old!

On May 12, 2019 the first Cyrillic domain .РФ turned 9 years old. Today the total number of domains registered in the .РФ zone is 774,864, of which 694,070 (89.5%) of them have been delegated.

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How many cybercriminals are there in the world?

Kaspersky Lab announced the estimated number of hackers in the world - tens of thousands of them. They communicate in half-closed or closed forums. You can get there for a bribe or through communication with a person who has a good reputation on the site. Experts counted 14 hacker communities.

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The contribution of Runet to the Russian economy in 2018

Runet’s contribution to the country's economy in 2018 was 3.9 trillion rubles, which is slightly less than tax revenues from Rosneft. As the head of Rosneft Igor Sechin said earlier, in 2018 the state-owned company paid four trillion rubles in taxes to the budget. This is slightly less than 4 percent of Russia's GDP (104 trillion rubles).

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State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation adopted the law on sovereignty of the Runet

Deputies of State Duma in the third and final reading adopted a bill on the safe and sustainable work of the Runet. For the project voted 307 deputies, against - 68.

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