Tag: domain

When to negotiate with kidnappers

In the movies, the law enforcement types always say that once the kidnappers get the bag of money, the loved ones are going to die. Then the swat team rolls in and everyone gets killed anyway.

But when it comes to getting your domain kidnapped, maybe the best move is to negotiate, and then cough up the dough. At least that’s the course of action Blueprint Ventures recently took. Then again, given the choice between giving the money to the kidnappers or giving it to a bunch of lawyers, it was an easy decision.