Apple Registers 50 New Domain Names Associated With WWDC Announcements

icloud icon textDot Weekly posts a list (via TechCrunch) of fifty new domain names registered by Apple on Monday in association with its announcements made at its WWDC keynote. While none of them appear to be a surprise given the features and products announced at the event, the list does provide an interesting glimpse at how Apple is locking up web references to its products.

airplaymirroring.com, appleairplaymirroring.com, appledocumentsinthecloud.com, applegestures.com, appleicloudphotos.com, appleicloudphotostream.com, appleimessage.com, appleimessaging.com, appleiosv.com, appleitunesinthecloud.com, appleitunesmatch.com, applelaunchpad.com, applemailconversationview.com, applepcfree.com, applephotostream.com, appleversions.com, conversationview.com, icloudstorageapi.com, icloudstorageapi.com, icloudstorageapis.com, icloudstorageapis.com, ios5newsstand.com, ios5pcfree.com, ipaddocumentsinthecloud.com, ipadimessage.com, ipadpcfree.com, iphonedocumentsinthecloud.com, iphoneimessage.com, iphonepcfree.com, itunesinthecloud.com, itunesmatching.com, macairdrop.com, macgestures.com, macmailconversationview.com, macosxlionairdrop.com, macosxlionlaunchpad.com, macosxlionmissioncontrol.com, macosxlionresume.com, macosxlionversions.com, macosxversions.com, mailconversationview.com, osxlionairdrop.com, osxlionconversationview.com, osxliongestures.com, osxlionlaunchpad.com, osxlionresume.com, osxlionversions.com, osxresume.com, pcfreeipad.com, pcfreeiphone.com

The new registrations are of course accompanied by icloud.com, which Apple acquired from Swedish company Xcerion as that firm rebranded its cloud services as CloudMe. Apple apparently also acquired icloud.org from Xcerion as part of that deal, although that domain continues to redirect to Xcerion's CloudMe services instead of Apple's iCloud pages.

Top Rated Comments

BeyondtheTech Avatar
148 months ago
Anyone who actually goes to site named osxlionconversationview.com looking for Apple stuff deserves to have the MacDefender trojan on their machine.
Score: 20 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Roessnakhan Avatar
148 months ago
Quickly! they missed appleinthecloud.com

With diamonds!
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
MacBoobsPro Avatar
148 months ago
I've just registered them all but with .co.uk on the end.
Score: 10 Votes (Like | Disagree)
DennisVR Avatar
148 months ago
Quickly! they missed appleinthecloud.com
Score: 10 Votes (Like | Disagree)
ChazUK Avatar
148 months ago
Quickly! they missed appleinthecloud.com

And http://androidnotificationsystem.com! :p

I should follow this up with ofcourseimjoking.com before flame is applied to me.
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)
klamse25 Avatar
148 months ago
I find this pretty hilarious :D
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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