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Aside from the actual Internet presence itself, domain names are essential for ensuring your website is a success. This is why you need powerful administrative tools that make it convenient and, most importantly, easy to manage your own domain. Around two years ago, Hostpoint introduced its new DNS Editor to give users a simple administration […]

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It’s finally here: the new .swiss domain ending. The idea is to give Switzerland as an internationally recognized brand and its quality standards an even greater Internet prominence than the current .ch domain ending. Here at Hostpoint, we also think it’s a great idea to give Switzerland a new, striking platform for its innovative companies […]

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It essentially comes down to functionality: you have one or more devices that you’d like to use to read your emails. And in another location entirely there’s a server that receives your emails and prepares them for your reading pleasure. If both sides are going to communicate with one another properly, there needs to be […]

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Cloud provider Akamai Technologies regularly publishes reports on the current state of the internet, technical trends and current threats. The State of the Internet is a fascinating source of information for anyone interested in taking a closer look at how the World Wide Web is evolving. The latest report (released in mid-2014) contains several interesting […]

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A guest post by Lukas Bühlmann. Companies and individuals that engage in international trade involving electronic, telecommunications, radio and television services with the EU are subject to new, important regulations that came into effect on 1 January 2015. Based on the 2010 VAT Package (Council Directive 2008/8/EC), this has resulted in a range of changes […]

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…to avoid in online shops, and what we can learn from the major players A guest column by Thomas Lang. E-commerce growth is showing no signs of slowing down. And if there’s one place where retail trade in Switzerland continues to thrive, it’s online. Last year, online turnover for tangible products – meaning no travel, […]