October 14, 2014

Ebola.com for sale

Jon Schultz, president of Blue String Ventures, is apparently the worst kind of domain squatter. His company wants $150,000 for the ebola.com domain name. Schultz, in an email to CNBC:

Ebola.com would be a great domain for a pharmaceutical company working on a vaccine or cure, a company selling pandemic or disaster-preparedness supplies, or a medical company wishing to provide information and advertise services

The same company’s been capitalizing on people’s fears with other crisis related domain names. It’s unclear if these people sleep well at night.

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