Archive for September, 2007

New and improved Pipex data centres

Pipex is expanding on a daily basis, and we have recently opened a new data centre in Manchester to complement our current presence in Leeds. Our Manchester data centre, also known as ServerBank, provides state-of-the-art security with servers housed in a former Bank of England gold bullion vault. The data centre building is manned 24/7/365 [...]


And the lucky winner is…

Congratulations to Samantha from Wolverhampton who was the lucky winner of the Sony Playstation 3. Thanks to all of you who took part in our 123-reg customer survey and provided some great feedback and ideas. We welcome these at all times and if you want to let us know any suggestions or other feedback in [...]


.mobi domains now cheap as chips

Our .mobi domains have been reduced from £11.99 to £4.99 per year which means you save a whopping £7 for every domain you register. And when you buy domains in bulk – it get’s even cheaper. 1 domain at £4.99 each per year 10+ domains at £4.75 each per year 30+ domains at £4.49 each [...]


Google desktop domain name search tool

So far we have launched an iGoogle domain search tool and a Microsoft Vista Sidebar domain search widget . To add to these we have now added a Google desktop domain search plug in to add to your computer’s desktop. Simply go to http://desktop.google.com/plugins/i/123reg_hostingmarket.html?hl=en-GB and click on the ‘Download gadget’ button, and you can search [...]


Danger – wet floor!

Conversation in the design team has turned to the ‘wet floor effect’ this afternoon. It’s something that’s been cropping up loads on the Internet, so I thought I’d write about it. Here are some illustrations to illustrate what we mean: http://www.apple.com/itunes/ http://www.feedicons.com/ http://www.kiinvoice.com/ http://www.joopz.com/ http://www.mumblestudio.it/ http://csszengarden.com/?cssfile=/195/195.css&page=0 Still reading? Great – you might be interested in [...]