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Old 12th March 2007, 09:43 PM
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BBC plugging IDN!

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Re: BBC plugging IDN!

"Many Western firms are keen to cash in on China's net boom"

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Re: BBC plugging IDN!

Damn. And I am still trying to acquire some... :-)

What's up with Cerf, anyway? With his technical knowledge, that comment had to be politically motivated.
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Damn. And I am still trying to acquire some... :-)

What's up with Cerf, anyway? With his technical knowledge, that comment had to be politically motivated.
As ICANN have take 6 years to do something that should have taken 6 months, you must expect them to portray it as something really complicated.
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As ICANN have take 6 years to do something that should have taken 6 months, you must expect them to portray it as something really complicated.
<Conspiracy theory>ICANN employees making backroom deals with registrars for kickbacks on reg fees if they agree to make the approval take as long as possible. ICANN and registrars profit for a long time from speculators.</Conspiracy theory>
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<Conspiracy theory>ICANN employees making backroom deals with registrars for kickbacks on reg fees if they agree to make the approval take as long as possible. ICANN and registrars profit for a long time from speculators.</Conspiracy theory>
More like to like the previously very US-centric ICANN mistakenly thought that the rest of the World was emerging from the Ice Age clad in Bear skins, so they just sat around on their butts sipping Pina Coladas.
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More like to like the previously very US-centric ICANN mistakenly thought that the rest of the World was emerging from the Ice Age clad in Bear skins, so they just sat around on their butts sipping Pina Coladas.
The ICANN president obviously doesn't do much for his $600,000 salary. They take their time .

giving registerfly accreditation even with all those complaints

using us as a paid test bed for idns while taking years to finalize
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