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    Re:collisions?
    by fnord (groy2kNO@SPAMyahoo.com) on Tuesday August 19 2003, @11:15AM (#12093)
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    I'm no ICANN fan but they are not introducing collision if they enter .travel in the root. Who are they colliding with, travel.new.net. And I suppose they couldn't create .mail as there are already mail subdomains out there, EG mail.yahoo.com [yahoo.com]. Get serious. As for new.net determining which extensions to add in the future, they haven't added any for quite awhile (probably the law of diminishing returns at work), and their internationalized domain names they promised almost from day one (which might have been successful for both registrants and new.net) are still nowhere to be found. -g
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    Re:collisions? by fnord
    Re:collisions?
    by Anonymous on Tuesday August 19 2003, @01:41PM (#12096)
    First you get serious. Show me any registrar selling .mail domain. Yahoo is not promoting .mail at all. No ISP resolving .mail extension.

    On the other hand, .travel is resolving to almost 200 million internet users, either with plugin or ISP (can you count? 200,000,000).

    Oh I know, now you'll say "it's a false claim by new.net, no one take them seriously". Well then visit the following URL:

    http://www.prnewswire.com/cgi-bin/micro_stories.pl ?ACCT=156973&TICK=NEWN&STORY=/www/story/06-19-2003 /0001968278&EDATE=Jun+19,+2003

    Many registrars and resellers are selling .travel. This must be a twilight zone for you, huh? I smell fear, cause you're LATE. :)

    Don't waste your time more and get your domain at one of those registrars. Otherwise you'll loose it forever.

    www.new.net
    www.easyspace.com
    www.bulkregister.com
    www.dodora.net/drs
    www.dollardomainname.com
    www.easy-internic.com
    www.registerfly.com - soon

    CIAO :) mr. serious
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