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Comment: Obsolete (Score 2, Insightful) 215

by racyrefinedraj (#22902030) Attached to: VeriSign Jacks Up .com, .net Prices To the Max
Why do we have TLDs anymore, anyway? Why can't I just register http://yourname/ ? Since their original intent is both broken (not all .coms are commercial etc) and obsolete (people just google for things anyway), why don't we just say that a domain is a string of alphanumeric characters terminated by a /

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