Microsoft Corporation registers, domain names

Xbox FL

Early this month, I wrote about Microsoft secretly acquiring the domain names and

Now, the company has made two more interesting domain purchases this week.  On March 28, 2012, Microsoft Corporation registered (Whois) and (Whois).

So, what on earth is “Xbox FL”?

Your guess is as good as mine.

At the time of this story, both domain names redirect visitors to Bing.

[Updated March 31, 2012 10:57am EST:. Microsoft added another domain to the list.  The company registered registered on March 30.  .cz isthe country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for the Czech Republic.]

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Xbox Football League