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DotMobi Sells .Mobi Domain-Name Operator

Mobile data usage is booming, but the rising tide has not lifted all boats. mTLD Top-Level Domain Ltd., the Irish company that sponsored the .mobi domain name, has been sold to Afilias, an Ireland-based provider of internet infrastructure services that has been administering the .info TLD.

Afilias says it intends to continue running dotMobi, the commercial operating name for mTLD, as a wholly owned subsidiary.

Financial records for mTLD filed at Ireland’s Companies Registration Office indicated that in 2009 mTLD had a loss of