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    "there could be five thousand new countries."
    by Anonymous on Wednesday October 06 2004, @06:55AM (#14297)
    "there could be five thousand new countries."

    Sounds like more than 2-letter ccTLDs will be needed.

    Better start a task force to discuss .USA and other countries that might emerge.
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    "there could be five thousand new countries." by Anonymous
    The .US Registry is Handling the .USA Roll-Out
    by Anonymous on Wednesday October 06 2004, @08:10AM (#14298)
    The .US Registry is Handling the .USA Roll-Out

    You get a FREE .USA name with your .US name.

    Accredited .USA Registrars (wISPs) sell the .USA wireless access points which have DNSMASQ set up to map .USA to .US. It is a classic multi-level-marketing arrangement. Consumers actually touch and feel the .USA wireless access points which connect between their PC(s) and their DSL or cable modems. That makes it all more real, because most of the .USA Registry and information is programmed into the wireless access point. It does not depend on a .NET connection to operate initially. In some applications, no .NET connection is needed because the access point is updated via the wireless access. The .NEWs boy drives by in a car and updates the site with TODAY.USA headline .NEWS.
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