Outstanding futurist who founded Project Xanadu, global network of computers much before the advent of WWW. He also coined the terms “hypertext” and “hypermedia”.
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...]