On 29th November 1961, a chimpanzee named Enos was launched into space aboard Mercury-Atlas 5 craft. After orbiting the Earth two-times, the craft returned safely splashing down off the coast of Puerto Rico.
In one of the biggest domain name sales ever, Qihoo bought 360.com from Vodafone for $17 million. The popular Chinese company was already running their site on 360.cn and purchased the corresponding dot-com domain name for a more trustworthy worldwide presence. [more...]