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Submission + - Why Did Nominet Pull The Plug On

Anonymous Reader writes: "Nominet the .uk internet registry on Tuesday shut down the only UK drop list service. A statement on the website reads "the site was found to be in breach of the Domain Availability Checker (DAC) contract". However the decision has caused an outcry in the secondary domain name market community. One upset Nominet member has wrote on his blog "I'm surprised and saddened by the action taken by Nominet to close down the service"."

They are called computers simply because computation is the only significant job that has so far been given to them.