An award-winning team of journalists, designers, and videographers who tell brand stories through Fast Company’s distinctive

An award-winning team of journalists, designers, and videographers who tell brand stories through Fast Company’s distinctive lens Every January, the annual Consumer Electronics Show snaps the tech press out of its holiday stupor to fly to Las Vegas and walk through aisle after aisle of new televisions, robots, and plain old weird gadgets that are all billed as the next big thing. I’ve been to CES. Many times. And I can tell you, the sheer corporate thirst on display is exhausting. But I’ll also admit, there is almost no better portrait of our times than when businesses reflect our values back at us in the form of must-have products. No year was that more clear than it was this year, with gadgets that have been designed, not just with normal iterative improvements in mind, but with the promise to filter our unbreathable air or critique our self-pleasure. Talking to experts across food, architecture, and design late last year, they all agreed that the environment would be the chief focus of design for the next decade. We’re seeing that play out at CES this year in a variety of dystopia-ready products—the sorts of things that would have been hard to imagine even existing a f...

$99 appraisal no longer required to list domains for high prices. Domain name marketplace Sedo has

$99 appraisal no longer required to list domains for high prices. Domain name marketplace Sedo has removed its requirement to purchase an appraisal before listing a domain for over 49,999$/€/GBP. Previously, sellers had to pay for an appraisal to confirm the value before listing a domain with a buy now or make offer (with asking […] © DomainNameWire.com 2019. This is copyrighted content. Domain Name Wire full-text RSS feeds are made available for personal use only, and may not be published on any site without permission. If you see this message on a website, contact copyright (at) domainnamewire.com. Latest domain news at DNW.com: Domain Name Wire. There was some debate on twitter this weekend about GoDaddy domain appraisals. This debate will never end but I have some suggestions for GoDaddy to improve its tool. 1. Change the language for domains greater than $25,000 Automated appraisals break down when domains are very valuable. GoDaddy displays the message “more than $25,000” for domains […] © DomainNameWire.com 2019. This is copyrighted content. Domain Name Wire full-text RSS feeds are made available for personal use only, and may not be published on any site without permissi...