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    Re:New.net???
    by fnord (groy2kNO@SPAMyahoo.com) on Wednesday August 13 2003, @07:34PM (#12050)
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    I stand corrected. There are some .travel sites. A couple of them are clones of each other, one of them is an expedia front end, and www.new-zealand.travel [new.net] [I've appended the new.net extention so anyone can try] can't be found. I don't see any sign of unique sites and content and going concerns which would be greatly missed if they winked out.

    You do raise an interesting point though, those with the browser plugin might well wind up elsewhere than where they intended to go, so it does make some sense that the IATA come to terms with new.net. Quick now, everyone over to new.net to register any conceivable .travel name, no doubt ICANN will come up with some bizarro solution to deal with them, like not accepting .travel at all. -g

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    Re:New.net??? by fnord
    Re:New.net???
    by simon on Thursday August 14 2003, @07:11AM (#12057)
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    I agree with that there are probably not much unique .travel sites and content. No excuse...but you may have a look at the seven new TLDs approved by ICANN. I can't see any unique content there, too.
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