Mike Mann announced the sale of ModernComputing.com at the end of October. He bought the domain name for $2,144 in 2008. The sale price was $53,900.
The buyer of the name was indeed Google.
The Modern Computing Alliance is a group of industry-leading companies united by one common mission: To drive “silicon-to-cloud” innovation – fueling a differentiated modern computing platform and providing a preferred choice for integrated business solutions.