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VB.com = Very Beautiful
Domains registered in
1985 - 1986 - 1987 - 1988 - 1989
1990 - 1991 - 1992 - 1993 - 1994
1995 - 1996 - 1997
- 1998 - 1999
2000 - 2001 - 2002
- 2003 - 2004
2005 - 2006 - 2007-- 2008 - 2009
2010 - 2011 - 2012
- 2013 - 2014

   
 
the 54 Domains registered in 1986
 
 
In february 1986 2300 computers were connected to the Internet
 
 
 

Rank Date owner in 1985   owner in 2012  
Registrant / Present Owner First Version Status
                   
7 Jan 9 1986     Domain Xerox.com  
Xerox.com
Xerox Corporation
Domain Registrar
100 Clinton Ave South
Rochester, NY 14644
USA
first Version alive
8 Jan 17 1986 Domain SRI.com   Domain SRI.com  
SRI.com
SRI International
333 Ravenswood Ave
Menlo Park, CA 94025
USA
first Version alive
9 March 3 1986 Domain HP.com   Domain HP.com
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HP.com
Hewlett-Packard Company
3000 Hanover
St. Palo Alto CA 94304
USA
first Version alive
10 March 5 1986   company sold with domain Domain Bellcore.com - company bought by Ericsson  
Bellcore.com
Telcordia Technologies
1 Telcordia Drive
Piscataway, NJ 08854
USA
  dead
11 March 19 1986 Domain Sun.com company bought
with domain
by Oracle
domain redirected
Domain Sun.com - company bought by Oracle  
Sun.com
Sun Microsystems, Inc.
4150 Network Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054
USA
first Version alive
12 March 19 1986     Domain IBM.com  
IBM.com
International Business Machines Corp
New Orchard Road
Armonk, NY 10504
USA
first Version alive
13 March 25 1986     Domain TI.com
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TI.com
Texas Instruments Inc
6500 Chase Oaks Blvd
MS 8440
Plano, TX 75023
USA
first Version alive
14 March 25 1986     Domain Intel.com  
Intel.com
Intel Corporation Domain Admin
2200 Mission College Blvd
Mail Stop SC4-203
Santa Clara, CA 95052-8119
USA
first Version alive
15 April 25 1986 Domain ATT.com   Domain ATT.com  
ATT.com
AT&T Corp.
Corporate Administration
32 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10013
USA
first Version alive
16 May 8 1986     domain inactive  
GMR.com
General Motors
Research & Development Center
30500 Mound Road Warren,
MI 48090 US
USA
domain
was never
in active use
dead
17 May 8 1986     Domain TEK.com  
TEK.com
Tektronix, Inc
POB 500 MS 58-804
Beaverton, OR 97077
USA
  alive
18 July 10 1986 Initial Registrant
Ungermann Bass
lost the Domain,
later bougt by
large Domain Investor
domain sold Domain used for
Pocker Site
as "Ultimate Bet"
seize by
the FBI for fraud pocker activities
 
UB.com
Domain Capital
2050 Center Ave, Suite 600
Fort Lee
NEW JERSEY 07024
USA
Domain Manager with Com Laude
  ad links
19 July 10 1986     Domain FMC.com  
FMC.com
FMC Corporation
1735 Market Street Philadelphia,
PA 19103
USA
  alive
20 Aug 5 1986 Domain GE.com   Domain GE.com
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GE.com
General Electric Company
Internet Registrations
3135 Easton Turnpike
Fairfield, CT 06828-0001
USA
history alive
21 Aug 5 1986 Bell-Atl.com

company merged
with GTE
and lost beautiful
historic name
related to Alexander Bell
company also
sold BA.com

Bell-Atl.com   Bell-Atl.com     redirected
22 Aug 5 1986     amateur website   Grebyn.com     alive
23 Aug 5 1986 Domain ISC.com   Domain ISC.com   ISC.com     alive
24 Aug 5 1986 Domain NSC.com company sold with domain
to National
Domain redirected
but disactivated in 2011
company sold to TI.com
domain inactive   NSC.com Texas Instruments, Inc
2900 Semiconductor Dr
Santa Clara, CA 9505
USA
  redirected
25 Aug 5 1986 Stargate.com company sold with domain
to Latisys
Domain redirected
Domain Stargate.com   Stargate.com MDH Chicago LLC
1808 Swift Drive
Oak Brook Illinois,60523
USA
  alive
26 Sep 2 1986     Domain Boeing.com   Boeing.com   first Version alive
27 Sep 18 1986         IT Corp.com      
28 Sep 29 1986     Domain Siemens.com   Siemens.com   first Version alive
29 Oct 18 1986     Domain Pyramid.com   Pyramid.com     alive
30 Oct 27 1986     Domain AlphacDC.com   Alphacdc.com     alive
31 Oct 27 1986     Domain BDM.com   BDM.com     alive
32 Oct 27 1986     Domain Fluke.com   Fluke.com Fluke Corporation
6920 Seaway Blvd
Everett
WA 98203
USA
  alive
33 Oct 27 1986     Initial Registrant
lost the Domain,
now owned by
a largeDomain Investor
  Inmet.com     ad links
34 Oct 27 1986     inactive website   Kesmai.com     dead
35 Oct 27 1986     Domain Mentor.com   Mentor.com     alive
36 Oct 27 1986     Domain Nec.com   NEC.com   first Version alive
37 Oct 27 1986     domain inactive   RAY.com     dead
38 Oct 27 1986 Domain Rosemount.com company sold
with domain
to Emerson
Domain Rosemount.com   Rosemount.com     redirected
39 Oct 27 1986     Domain Vortex.com   Vortex.com     alive
40 Nov 5 1986     Domain Alcoa.com   Alcoa.com     alive
41 Nov 5 1986     Domain GTE.com   GTE.com     redirected
42 Nov 17 1986     Domain Adobe.com   Adobe.com   first Version alive
43 Nov 17 1986     Domain AMD.com   AMD.com     alive
44 Nov 17 1986   domain sold DAS.com   DAS.com   first Version alive
sold
45 Nov 17 1986     Domain Data-IO.com   Data-IO.com     alive
46 Nov 17 1986   domain bought by
Octopustravel
and redirected
Domain Octopus.com   Octopus.com     alive
47 Nov 17 1986   company bought
with domain
by Oracle
domain redirected
Domain Portal.com - company bought by Oracle   Portal.com     redirected
48 Nov 17 1986 Domain Teltone.com   Domain Teltone.com   Teltone.com     alive
49 Dec 11 1986     Domain 3Com.com   3Com.com     alive
50 Dec 11 1986   company bought
with domain
by Fujitsu
domain redirected
Domain Amdahle.com   Amdahl.com     redirected
51 Dec 11 1986     Domain CCUR.com   CCUR.com      
52 Dec 11 1986   domain sold 2005 Domain CI.com   CI.com   first Version alive
sold 2005
53 Dec 11 1986     Domain Convergent.com   Convergent.com     alive
54 Dec 11 1986   domain sold 2010 Domain DG.com   DG.com   first Version alive
change
55 Dec 11 1986 Peregrine.com company bought by HP
in 2006
domain redirected
domain lost in 2009
domain registered
again in 2009
Domain Peregrine.com   Peregrine.com     redirected
56 Dec 11 1986     sponsored links   Quad.com     ad links
57 Dec 11 1986   domain sold 2005
activated in 2012
Domain SQ.com   SQ.com   first Version dead
58 Dec 11 1986 Domain Tandy.com domain redirected
to monther company
Domain Tandy.com   Tandy.com     dead
59 Dec 11 1986     domain inactive   TTI.com CitiBank,
Sort 1710
New York, NY 10043
USA
  dead
60 Dec 11 1986     Domain Unisys.com   Unisys.com     alive


     

 
 
     
 
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