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8:42 am on May 4, 2019 (gmt 0)

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I notice it supports "differential access" and elsewhere I have read that it can offer more data to "trusted parties".

Yet another advantage for the big players?
9:08 am on May 4, 2019 (gmt 0)

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Some of the trusted parties will be law enforcement. Could be the end of the road for some WHOIS aggregator services though.

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Not all changes are "new and exciting!" ... Watch this one with jaded eye.
9:45 am on May 4, 2019 (gmt 0)

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It broke something that was working and the 16th century morons in the EU trying to legislate for the 21st century really caused problems with their GDPR rubbish.

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