Response: The InterNIC
server responds with the registration information about the domain, including the city and state where it is registered.
To be registered with InterNIC
in the US, by contrast, one must pay 35 dollars u per year.
will not register a domain name unless the registrant has at least two dedicated servers assigned to and supporting that domain name.
In the first six months of 1994 alone, the number of computers connected to the worldwide network of Internet jumped by one million to a total of 3,217,000 "host" machines (InterNIC
If you aim Gopher at the Internet Information Center, the InterNIC
, you can effortlessly acquire a lot of helpful information about the Internet.
by the Internet Network Information Center (InterNIC
), which is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Each week Susan Calcari of InterNIC
publishes a Scout Report (she has the enviable position of official Info Scout), a digest of the most interesting resources of the week (InterNIC
is a consortium of three companies that provides registration, data base and directory services to the Internet community).
A useful source for the Internet novice is the InterNIC
Information Services InfoSource Gopher.(44) This server includes information designed to make finding out about the Internet easier.
From this month (April) the company provides .com, .net and .org domains for USD15/year inclusive of all InterNIC
fees, an offer the company claims makes it the cheapest domain registrar in the UK.
UnclaimedDomains.com is a subscription-based e-mail newsletter service offering access to lists of expired domain names from the InterNIC
and ICANN official registration services.
(All these data come from the InterNIC
registry.) For personal pages these data are often not available, but for corporate sites they mostly are.
New financial services start-up X.com Corp points out that it is one of only three single letter domain names to be registered before the old InterNIC
ceased allowing them.