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    Re: XTNS offers new gTLDs (sort of)
    by Anonymous on Friday August 31 2001, @09:36AM (#2082)
    You've got to be kidding this company is a complete and utter joke, I bought some WWW. names from them and they yanked them off their board. They had several pissed off clients so instead of responding they took down their message board. I cant believe you even have an article about this so called business venture. I have some New.Net names as well and there customer service rocks. I bet Real Names yanked those names from XTNS for fear of reprisal from Microsoft Exployer. Quote "XTNS is like New.Net on Steroids". Maybe 20 years later, once the roids have caused you to lose your hair, your nads and have riddled your body with cancer.............MB
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    Re: XTNS offers new gTLDs (sort of) by Anonymous
    Re: XTNS offers new gTLDs (sort of)
    by fnord (groy2kNO@SPAMyahoo.com) on Friday August 31 2001, @10:14AM (#2084)
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    The quote "XTNS is like New.Net on Steroids" is actually not quite what I said. It was "This [XTNS] looks much like the new.net on steroids I'd predicted...".

    I've already backed off that statement with regard to XTNS, whose order page at produces an error due to an unterminated string constant, as do other of their pages, via Internet Explorer 5.5. They do appear to be a bit of a joke. I certainly wouldn't order from them, but then I'm not a speculator.

    However I still maintain that someone, quite possibly Micro$oft themselves, will come up with something along the same lines, and execute it properly. M$ has many things in the pipeline that point to this. -g

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    Re: XTNS offers new gTLDs (sort of)
    by Anonymous on Friday August 31 2001, @03:27PM (#2091)
    Not true. We did not "yank" any names off, nor did we take down our message board other than for a short while during a pulicized move to a faster server.

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