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||Wed, October 31, 2001 at 12:34 AM GMT
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||Name.space Failed Because
They wanted to dominate hundreds
of TLDs (not just 118). Who in their right mind would support such a model?
Most registries operate only one TLD, and some do it poorly. New.net operates
many extensions, but hasn't yet had to deal with massive numbers of simultaneous
registrations, so they can make the handling of numerous extensions look easy, at
this point, since there is no mad rush to by their domain names.|
Paul Garrin should
have accepted .SUCKS, when Esther Dyson tried to hand it to him back in November
2000. But no, he wanted to pig-out on hundreds ... all or nothing. Well,
he got nothing.