Freelancers in the U.S. together earn more than $715 billion. The total freelancing workforce in the US is about 53 million or every third worker. This was revealed in the Freelancers Union report.
In one of the largest domain name sales, business.com was sold by Marc Ostrofsky for $7.5 Million. Ostrofsky had originally purchased the domain name for $150K. After a few years (2007), the web site as well as the domain name was bought by RH Donnelley for $350 Million! Domainer Marc Ostrofsky is also famous for having coined the phrase "Domain Names are Internet Real Estate". [more...]