June 22, 2001
Is VeriSign trying to shaft the .biz domain?
Author: JT Smith
It's never pretty when a corporation throws a temper tantrum. This time around, the company laying on the floor and kicking and screaming is Network Solutions, who appear to be none too happy that they're not in charge of the new .biz domain. The Register reports on (and reprints in full) an e-mail message from Network Solutions send to domain name registrars ask them to swing .biz registrations their way, instead of directly to NeuLevel, the company chosen to administer the new TLD.