Can someone else register my name while it is being processed through the Registry system?
No. We do not use manual processing. Automated processing guarantees prompt submission and domain reservation. You cannot see your domain for few hours because it is still being processed, but you can rest assured that no one else could take it.
Can I "point" more than one domain name at my site? 20832 Can I edit the contact information and Domain Name Server information? 21199 Can I keep my domain name when I change a host? 20140 Can I register an all-numeric domain name? 19989 Do I have a control panel for the domain I register through you? 19878