1455535 story The Race Is On For .net 85 Posted by timothy on Sunday January 23, 2005 @12:35PM from the what-about-dot-p-e-t? dept. mikrorechner writes "As reported previously, ICANN is looking for a new registrar for the .net tld. The biddings are in now, and The Register has a lengthy article about the five contenders. Their guess is that only two really have a chance: VeriSign and DeNIC. We will know more in two months."