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Re: FW: CountryHawk: New component for detecting visitor country of origin

From: John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Jun 2002 10:12:04 -0400 (EDT)
Message-Id: <200206121411.KAA27902@mail.reutershealth.com>
To: stopping@bizwonk.com (Suzanne M. Topping)
Cc: nelocsig@yahoogroups.com ("Nelocsig (E-mail)"), i18n-prog@yahoogroups.com ("I18N (E-mail)"), I18NdotNET@yahoogroups.com ("I18NdotNET (E-mail)"), www-international@w3.org ("Www-International (E-mail)")

Suzanne M. Topping scripsit:

> Does anyone have comments about this product?

I ran some tests on their online version with a sample of about 50 IP
addresses I had country information for, and there were only about 2-3
mismatches -- I don't entirely trust my data, so that seems reasonable.
They are obviously tracking the allocations of IP space to various ISPs.

John Cowan <jcowan@reutershealth.com>     http://www.reutershealth.com
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