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First of all, what's the term for services like Open DNS? Public DNS servers?

I like how Open DNS allows content filtering and statistics monitoring. But I just wanted to get an idea of what else was out there that gives similar functionality. Any suggestions? Thanks!

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I guess you would call them free DNS resolution services.

The only other I know of similar to OpenDNS is DNS Advantage.

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Google runs what are probably the most popular at 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4 but you can find a list at http://pcsupport.about.com/od/tipstricks/a/free-public-dns-servers.htm

that is if resolution is all you want.

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