Category Archives: Technology

MedHacks: How 800 Students Built Health-Related Apps

An app that can diagnose skin cancer? Software that predicts the length of your hospital stay? These were just a few of the apps in the running for the Namecheap Innovation Award. MedHacks is organized by students at the renowned Johns Hopkins University. It’s billed as ‘the world’s premier medical hackathon’. Participants are challenged to … Continue reading MedHacks: How 800 Students Built Health-Related Apps

Support World Press Freedom with Namecheap

Support World Press Freedom with Namecheap May 3 is World Press Freedom Day. On this day, we celebrate the freedom of the press and unite to support and protect the rights of journalists to report fairly and accurately across the world. Organizations around the globe will host events focused on the state of press freedom … Continue reading Support World Press Freedom with Namecheap

Namecheap Customers Showed Lots of Love!

It’s time to show our appreciation to all of our fantastic customers. On March 6 everyone at Namecheap celebrated Move Your Domain Day. Together our customers helped us make a sizeable donation to Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). These funds will help EFF continue their vital work in promoting Internet freedom for all. Just How Much … Continue reading Namecheap Customers Showed Lots of Love!

Move Your Domain and Help Save the Internet

Are you passionate about Internet freedom and wonder how you can make a difference? On Move Your Domain Day 2018, you can show your love for an open and free Internet. On Move Your Domain Day 2018, we’ll help our customers protect Internet freedom by donating up to $1.50 per domain transfer to the Electronic … Continue reading Move Your Domain and Help Save the Internet

How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Blockchain

Lately, we’ve witnessed the remarkable explosion of Bitcoin. This cryptocurrency, once thought to be an all-but-failed experiment in decentralizing money and trade, has made a big comeback in recent months. With it has emerged a new term: the Blockchain. Having a relatively solid grasp on the concept of Bitcoin already, I assumed that the idea … Continue reading How I Learned to Stop Worrying & Love the Blockchain

A Day in the Life of an Internet Freedom Fighter

Ever wondered what it’s like on the frontline fighting for Internet freedom? Trust us, it’s by no means an easy task. Every week it seems there’s a new story about how censorship and fragmentation are currently on the rise in some countries. The Electronic Frontier Foundation is at the forefront of this battle to protect … Continue reading A Day in the Life of an Internet Freedom Fighter

Move Your Domain Day: A Chat with EFF & Namecheap

Namecheap’s Move Your Domain Day is back! Our sixth annual edition of the event happens on March 6 this year. It’s never been more important to fight to maintain free and open access to the Internet. As more entities move to censor the Internet, we at Namecheap believe it’s increasingly important to stand up against … Continue reading Move Your Domain Day: A Chat with EFF & Namecheap

How Google Eliminated the Excess in the Index

Google’s New Life as a Minimalist: Part Two In Part One of this series, Cindy Krum explored the core principles of the modern Minimalist movement and applied those concepts to Google. Specifically, she examined why and how Google began work on Mobile-First Indexing, a new way to organize and rank indexed content. In Part Two, she … Continue reading How Google Eliminated the Excess in the Index