Lee Kowalkowski wrote: > On 25/08/07, Erika <ekm at seastorm.com> wrote: >> I'm confused. Does anyone know anything about .us.com domain names? > > .. just be a case that us.com is a normal .com domain > name (www.us.com) - which is currently owned by a company who think > it's cool to sell some sub-domains. > us.com is registered through DSI escrow (http://www.ironmountain.com/ipm/) with contacts listed as CentralNic Ltd, London "The idea for an independent global domain name registry stems from a series of conversations between one of CentralNic's original founders and the late Jon Postel, one of the founding fathers of the modern Internet. Postel suggested the use of .UK.COM to compete with .CO.UK, at a time when the proposed price of the latter was about $300. Using UK.COM as its first domain name, NomiNation was founded in 1995, and later became CentralNic." http://www.centralnic.com/company -Dan ____________________________________________________________ FREE ONLINE PHOTOSHARING - Share your photos online with your friends and family! Visit http://www.inbox.com/photosharing to find out more!