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The Pirate Bay Co-Founder Starting P2P-DNS

Anonymous Coward writes | more than 3 years ago

The Internet 1

An anonymous reader writes "The Pirate Bay Co-Founder, Peter Sunde, has started a new project which will provide a decentralized p2p based DNS system. This is a direct result of the increasing control which the US government has over ICANN. The project is called P2P-DNS and according to the project’s wiki, this is how the project is described:
"P2P-DNS is a community project that will free internet users from imperial control of DNS by ICANN. In order to prevent unjust prosecution or denial of service, P2P-DNS will operate as a distributed and less centralized service hosted by the users of DNS. Temporary substitutes, (as Alpha and Beta developments), are being made ready for deployment. A network with no centralized points of failure, (per the original design of the internet), remains our goal. P2P-DNS is developing rapidly.""

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DASHWORLDS (1)

DASHWORLDS (1951110) | more than 3 years ago | (#34413392)

Alternative DNS is already here

Non-ICANN Domain names are already available at http://dashworlds.com/ [dashworlds.com]

New DASHCOM domains can now be registered totally free (Includes option to create your own TLDs)

Examples of new domains can be:

business-com

travel-net

happy-birthday

thank-you

(DASHCOM domains also offers ISP link in options)
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