Remarks From Remarksman

January 9, 2008

Karminus for Network Solutions

Filed under: Uncategorized — BrianB @ 7:35 pm

I saw on Reddit and slashdot that Network Solutions was registering every domain name that you use their web site to check the availability of. That is, if you’re thinking about registering, so you type binchaznufungun into their “Is this domain available” tool, they will register the domain temporarily so that you can’t use any other domain registrar to register it.

That’s ugly. It’s called “front running” the domains. Here’s Network Solutions lame response at CircleID.

Be sure not to give Network Solutions any of your money!


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