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ICANN CEO criticizes domain 'hoggers'

Jonathan Richards 1 Silver badge

Re: Times like this...

Exactly. The value of a domain name is based solely on its availability, or scarcity. With a larger number of top level domains, the value is diluted, in exactly the way that the value of a currency is diluted when central banks create more money.

Has anyone ever asked Sir Tim whether he foresaw (or is now pleased to see) a market in names for sites on his WWW? Assignment: Team Register :-)

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