Apple buys – – –

Donuts entered general availability yesterday with the following new gTLDs: .BIKE .CLOTHING .GURU .HOLDINGS .PLUMBING .SINGLES .VENTURES.

MacRumous just made a post about Apple making a few early purchases:

Other domains like Apple.BIKE, Apple.CLOTHING,  Apple.HOLDINGS, Apple.PLUMBING, Apple.SINGLES, Apple.VENTURES  are currently blocked from registration and display this message in whois:
“This is not a domain registration. It is a DPML block. Additional information can be found


About Konstantinos Zournas

I studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and I am now living in Athens, Greece. I went online in 1995, started coding in 1996 and began buying domain names and creating websites in 2000. I started the blog in 2012.


  1. People already registered things such as:
    and so on…

    Plus when you type in to Google, you get:

    :Oops! Google Chrome could not find

    Did you mean: appleguru.­org”

  2. These are just defensive regs. They also own,, and tons of others that are defensive only.


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