Ignite Talk from 2011: Everything You Need to Know About DNS in Five Minutes

Last year I gave a talk at Ignite Boulder titled: "DNS in 5 Minutes". I've been remiss in not sharing this, so here you go.


DNSimple iPhone App v2 is Now Available

Thanks to the hard work of Florin T. Patrascu, DNSimple now has a brand new version for its iPhone app, and it's awesome. With version 2.0 you can now register and transfer domains right in the app. It also possible to manage all of your various record types now as well and has a bunch of performance enhancements too.


Introducing the POOL Record - A new virtual record providing a pool of CNAME records

I'm pleased to announce the general availability of a new virtual record type called POOL record, that lets you create multiple CNAME records on the same subdomain.


Retiring old ns4.dnsimple.com IP address

On April 10th we will be retiring the old IP address for ns4.dnsimple.com.


How The ALIAS Virtual Record Works

Late last year we introduced the ALIAS virtual record type at DNSimple. Since then we've had numerous people ask us how we implemented the functionality. While we are always making incremental changes, here is an overview of how it works: