Company Hopes New Domain System Will Help Avoid Fraud

A new startup is hoping to make DNS -- the domain name system -- into a household word and usher in an age where smarter DNS service is offered competitively, like e-mail service or spam filtering. The OpenDNS system wants to be a more user-friendly name resolution service than those provided by ISPs, with technology to keep fraudulent sites out of its listings, correct some typos and help browsers look up web pages faster.

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