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November 15, 2018 09:00

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Com Laude acquires Scottish rival

Brand protection registrar Com Laude has picked up smaller competitor Demys for an undisclosed sum. Demys, based in Edinburgh, is an ICANN-accredited registrar that specializes in the UK automotive, retail/leisure, media and consumer goods sectors. It also acts as the registry manager and exclusive registrar for .bentley, the lightly-used dot-brand of luxury car-maker Bentley Motors. […]

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Now that they got funding time to change the name?

Peoople is a friend & influencer recommendation based app that enables its users to discover restaurants, books, movies and more. They just closed their first round of funding for 500,000 Euros. They are using Peoople.co The name is a bit clunky, even with the trend of spelling brandables with an extra letter like Smiile.com or […]

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Sedo introduces Domain Brand Protection service with monthly reports

Sedo is introducing a Domain Brand Protection service, complementing its existing range of domain-related services. The Domain Protection Service presents itself as follows: “The release of hundreds of new domain extensions and the increasing complexity of international markets make it harder than ever to monitor and protect your company’s brand online.” The new Sedo service […]

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More Avatar Movies Coming? Domain Registration & Purchases Point to Avatar 3 & 4

Avatar directed by James Cameron was released in 2009 and generated around $2.8 million in box office receipts has a sequel planned for release in 2018, Avatar 2. Yesterday some domain registrations and purchases show that there maybe another couple of sequels in the works. Brand protection company MarkMonitor.com acquired the domain names AvatarThree.com,  and  […]

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Network Solution Is Stuffing .Design Domains Into Customers Accounts As “Brand Protection”

Network Solutions which stuffed .XYZ domain names into customers account for free, is at it again this time with the new gTLD .Design. Customers of Network Solutions are receiving notices that they are being given a free .Design domain, matching a domain name owned by the customer in a Network Solutions account, under the premise […]

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BrandShield takes a different strategy in a world of many TLDs

How should brands manage infringement in a world of many top level domain names? Brandshield suggests taking a common sense approach. Brands face new challenges in a world of many new top level domain name options. Brand protection company BrandShield, spun-off from a registrar in 2013, recommends that companies focus on infringement that really matters. […]

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How a 10% Rate Hike Affects Online Retailers; How C.I.A. Brought Tons of Heroin To USA

A Drug to Cure Fear; I got Jacked! – Brand Protection Basics “Brandjacking” What Happened? AOL Introduces New ‘All-in-One’ Platform for Publishers; 6  Brand-Building And Thought Leadership Companies To Watch; DiCaprio-Backed Synthetics Firm Lures High-Profile Diamond Cutters; How Diversity Relates to Climate Change; Need a Nap at Work? Here’s What to Do and.. You weaken […]

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US Bank New Ad Campaign Around “The Power Of Possible”; .Com Owned T StatOil.com

According to MediaPost.com “U.S. Bank has launched its most extensive brand-building campaign to date around the phrase,  “The Power of Possible” including TV, radio and newspaper ads, as well as social media engagement and other digital pieces. The domain name ThePowerofPossible.com is owned by another big company StatOil.com, which is represented by CSC. “Statoil is […]

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Coke Unites Brands Under “Taste the Feeling” They Got Twitter Covered But Not The .Com

Coca-Cola announced today that it has launched “its biggest marketing campaign in a decade, uniting its four brands under one new tagline: “Taste the Feeling”. “Coca-Cola today announced that for the first time, all Coke Trademark brands will be united in one global creative campaign: “Taste the Feeling.” “The soft drinks giant will ditch the […]

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.Auto .Car, .Cars Get 1st day Registrations at $60K Per Domain

The 1st day of the Early Access Program (EAP) opened up yesterday for the new gTLD’s .Auto, .Car and .Cars with day 1 prices set at $59,049.99 for each domain name at Godaddy and there appears to have been some takers at that price. NEXTEV USA, Inc registered the domain names on January 12th: nextev.car […]

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