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    Re: Adios New.net!
    by Anonymous on Sunday November 03 2002, @06:32AM (#9962)
    How desperate must EasySpace be to sell New.net names ...

    ICANN hands out registrar licenses like they were popcorn, so at least a few sleazebags are destined to end up "ICANN-accredited". Directi, EasySpace, Names4Ever, and Yesnic are the handful that immediately come to mind ... which leads me to point out that only one of these nefarious registrars chooses to hold it's nose and sell New.net names.

    Resellers? Ha ha ha. That's a real knee-slapper. Gee, it's really hard to find desperate .coms willing to sell anything in the desperate attempt to make a site profitable.

    Affiliates? You mean like KaZaa? I'm holding my nose right now just from the name KaZaa appearing on my monitor! Don't forget to read the fine print on KaZaa, or you'll find yourself with loads of adware, scumware, and spyware. Oh yeah, you'll also get New.net's plugin.

    It speaks volumes about Easyspace, willing to sell names that cannot be renewed, dropped when expired, or seen by most netizens. They should have their ICANN blessing revoked.

    The resellers can't be doing well without drops, renewals, simple email solution, and search engine placement with an engine other than one owned by Idealab.

    You now have our opinion, we welcome yours.
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