Just in case that press release was lying, we’ve got even more confirmation. The whois information for icloud.com has been changed to represent the rumored (and now confirmed) Apple acquisition. However, it seems to be a little larger than that. iCloud.org is also controlled by Apple now. Not particularly surprising, and they both still redirect to CloudMe.com, but it is just one more step on the way to
global dominance a release.
Having to change this information could be one of the reasons Apple decided to pre-announce this, since this type of change would not have gone unnoticed.