Tighter Controls on .eu Domain Names

Under a new rule that will come into effect February 19, European registrars will have the option to deny the transfer of ownership of the ".eu" domain name if there is abuse suspected. Previously the denial of transfer took 14 days before action could be taken. This should lead to easier investigation of malicious sites (spam and whatnot), although the web site would still be able to function. The ".eu" suffix became available in December 2005 and there are already about 2.4 million Web sites with the new domain.

Eurid, a year-old company, is a nonprofit organization based in Diegem, Belgium, that oversees administration of the .eu domain. The company is circulating a draft of a code of conduct for its registrars and is accepting comments through February 19. The code will be finalized next month and will be voluntary for registrars. By late March 2007 the code should be available for putting into practice and registrars will be able to place a ".eu Code of Conduct" logo on their Web site.

News source: PC World

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No, fascism is not right wing, nor is it left, nor is it centrist. The political spectrum is flawed. Fascists believe in a maximum state [THE EU].

I never said they are doing this yet, but they do want to - they clearly want a socialist market and total control over their European subjects.

I never said they are doing this yet, but they do want to - they clearly want a socialist market and total control over their European subjects.[/quote]

You clearly need some education, as most European governments have had some socialist policies in place for decades. In fact, nowadays, most European countries are less socialist than ever. However, socialism is not bad, and it is practically implemented worldwide in one form or another.

Can someone please check if this persons parents signed the COPPA form?

However, socialism is not bad, and it is practically implemented worldwide in one form or another.

Yeah, I often get the impression this is a sort of a culture thing, and that "socialism" still has a quite negative ring to many Americans, perhaps due to the Cold War experiences still living in minds and educations, and where the gap to communism is seen as small, although to some other countries, it's about as wide as the gap between a right wing conservatist party and a Mussolini-style fascism. Many Swedes would for example quite happily tell they live in a rather socialist country and give examples of the benefits that give them, although there are of course some costs too, mainly in the form of taxes. ;-) The by far most popular party in Sweden is directly translate "The Social Democrats". So a lot of people in several countries out there would probably be questioning to the problem if someone used "socialism" as an attack or insult. :-) But I'm not saying this is the only case... For example, "patriotism" has a negative ring to some cultures as it's seen as boasting or even connected to immigration hostility, while others connect it to pride.

The left-wing fascists that control the EU would love nothing more than to regulate the Internet - no doubt, anybody critical of the EU would be cut-off ...

God, just stop trolling... :-p
No, anybody critical is not being cut off, and EU has not announced any wishes to regulate the entire Internet. :-p You must have been thinking of the UN, or maybe you just weren't thinking. Is it just me or are you even flaming EU for trying to stop domain name abuse by spammers, frauders and others?

Also, fascism is usually extreme *right* wing behavior, and in opposition to e.g. socialism and democracy.
Maybe the word you were looking for was "communist", although I can't see what the hell that has to do with anything either.

SimpleRules said,
The left-wing fascists that control the EU would love nothing more than to regulate the Internet - no doubt, anybody critical of the EU would be cut-off ...

I guess you really like unsolicited mail/child porn/viruses on the sites you visit, and seem to lack knowledge of politics as well...