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    by GeorgeK on Tuesday November 18 2003, @12:02PM (#12653)
    User #3191 Info | http://www.kirikos.com/
    Those numbers are consistent with those provided at DailyChanges.com [dailychanges.com], where .info/biz deletions exceed new registrations these days.
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    Are they even used?
    by KarlAuerbach on Tuesday November 18 2003, @11:21PM (#12660)
    User #3243 Info | http://www.cavebear.com/
    I have not observed people actually using either .biz or .info.

    I can't say that I have ever received more than one or two legitimate, non spam e-mails from people in .info or .biz. (There is, however, a lot of spams from those TLDs.)

    And my web logs show essentially zero activity from .biz or .info among several hundred thousand hits with the notable exception of does-not-exist.info.
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    .info Zone File
    by Anonymous on Wednesday November 19 2003, @07:13AM (#12662)
    5 NOV 2003 - 1,129,839 = minus 9076 = minus 2269 per day
      1 NOV 2003 - 1,138,915 = 2207 = 552 per day
    28 OCT 2003 - 1,136,708 = minus 7980 = minus 1995 per day
    24 OCT 2003 - 1,144,688 = minus 8172 = minus 2043 per day
    20 OCT 2003 - 1,152,860 = minus 2885 = minus 721 per day
    16 OCT 2003 - 1,155,745 = minus 1047 = minus 262 per day
    12 OCT 2003 - 1,156,792 = minus 6255 = minus 1563 per day
      8 OCT 2003 - 1,163,047 = minus 3427 = minus 857 per day
      4 OCT 2003 - 1,166,474 = 2748 = 687 per day
    30 SEP 2003 - 1,163,726 = 6631 = 1658 per day
    26 SEP 2003 - 1,157,095 = minus 681 = minus 170 per day
    22 SEP 2003 - 1,157,776 = minus 16589 = minus 4144 per day
    18 SEP 2003 - 1,174,355 = minus 10866 = minus 2717 per day
    14 SEP 2003 - 1,185,221 = 2114 = 529 per day avg
     
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    Cont'd
    by Anonymous on Wednesday November 19 2003, @07:24AM (#12663)
    17 NOV 2003 - 1,102,287 = minus 14688 = minus 3672 per day
    13 NOV 2003 - 1,116,975 = minus 6445 = minus 1611 per day
      9 NOV 2003 - 1,123,420 = minus 6419 = minus 1605 per day
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