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    As Predicted the IETF Opts for the .ORG ISOC .Cash
    by Anonymous on Friday October 08 2004, @06:34AM (#14304)
    As Predicted the IETF Opts for the .ORG ISOC .Cash

    As predicted, the IETF has decided to officially
    become absorbed by the now cash-rich .ORG society
    (aka the ISOC). The .ORG tax dollars will now be
    more easily distributed to the IETF "experts"
    who develop the *right* technical opinions to
    continue the ISOC, ICANN, IANA dominance over
    the aging IPv4 32-bit Internet. .NET will now be easily moved to the insiders to
    increase the funds to support more experts and
    more social gatherings where people make believe
    they are running a network.

    Meanwhile, in the real world, wireless solutions
    have now been programmed to present the world
    with a .COM-only platform. New TLDs can be easily
    launched by using the information now available
    directly from the user's wireless access point.
    The devices have now dropped below $50 retail and
    can easily be inserted between a user's PC and
    their legacy network connection.

    Rough consenus and working code, contained in the
    wireless access points, will allow users to
    ignore the corruption in the ISOC and route
    around it. Vote early and often in November.
    [ Reply to This | Parent ]
    ®.INFO Advisory -INFO.COM Advisory INFO.®
    by Anonymous on Friday October 08 2004, @07:30AM (#14305)
    ®.INFO Advisory -INFO.COM Advisory INFO.®

    Whereas, senior members of the ICANN Board of
    Directors are advising people that 4-letter and
    longer TLDs are not compatible with legacy
    software and should be removed from the root
    zone in favor or 2-letter country codes for
    emerging countries and single letter TLDs for
    wireless network operators.

    Whereas, .INFO names are being given away for FREE
    in large numbers as part of a proof-of-concept
    market trial.

    Whereas, ICANN, ISOC and the U.S. Department of
    COMmerce derive no revenue from FREE names.

    Resolved, INFO domain name owners are advised to
    also register a companion YOURNAME-INFO.COM
    domain name which will be queried by wireless
    DNS software to locate YOURNAME.INFO.

    Resolved, INFO domain name owners are advised
    that COM.YOURNAME.INFO is resolved by wireless
    DNS software as INFO.YOURNAME.COM to protect
    the rights of .COM owners and the value of
    of the stock of a search engine company that
    senior members of the I* Society own.
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