Aruba (/əˈruːbə/ ə-ROO-bə; Dutch pronunciation: [aˈruba]) is an island 33 kilometre long (20 mi) located about 1,600 kilometres (990 mi) west of the Lesser Antilles in the southern Caribbean Sea, located 27 kilometres (17 mi) north of the coast of Venezuela. Together with Bonaire and Curaçao, it forms a group referred to as the ABC islands. Collectively, Aruba and the other Dutch islands in the Caribbean are often called the Netherlands Antilles or the Dutch Caribbean.Aruba is one of the four constituent countries that form the Kingdom of the Netherlands, along with the Netherlands, Curaçao and Sint Maarten. The citizens of these countries all share a single nationality: Dutch.
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  • .cloud passes 20,000 names on day one

    … the $20 to $25 mark at the popular registrars I checked. Over 20,000 names is a pretty decent start, putting the the Aruba-owned TLD within the top 100 new gTLDs by volume. Volume-wise, it’s already in the same ball-park as the likes of .global, .sexy and .uno, which have each been around for well over a year. Including dot-brands, there are now close…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 12 readers -
  • .cloud gets 500 sunrise regs

    … Aruba, the .cloud gTLD registry, said it received 500 applications during its sunrise phase, which closed this afternoon. While low by pre-2012 standards, it’s a relatively respectable performance for a new gTLD, where sunrises periods consistently result in double-digit registrations. It’s almost certainly in the top 10 for 2012-round gTLDs…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 6 readers -
  • Free .cloud domains on offer to pioneer brands

    … Aruba, the recently anointed .cloud gTLD registry, plans to give away up to 100 free .cloud domains to trademark owners as part of its launch program. The Italian company also today revealed a rough launch schedule that will see sunrise begin mid-way through the fourth quarter. Participating in Aruba’s “Pioneer” program will be free…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 9 readers -
  • Scaling Social Media: A Toolkit to Drive Employee Advocacy

    … the Power of Employee Advocates” hosts two industry-leading speakers: Hootsuite’s VP of Enterprise Strategy, Rob Begg; and Aruba Network’s Social Media Marketing Manager, Pegah Kamal. Find out how your own employees can become your strongest advocates, helping you scale up social participation of your workforce while maintaining brand consistency…

    Hootsuitein Social- 11 readers -
  • Bing Reveals Top Searches for 2014

    … years Waitress gets amazing tips in "Prank it Fwd" video Teen carries brother with cerebral palsy 40 miles Couple leaves $100 tip for overworked waiter NASA’s #GlobalSelfie Law & Disorder Letterman cue-card man fired Man sues McDonald’s over napkin Sexy mug shot goes viral 9-month-old arrested in Pakistan 98-year-old faces eviction in San…

    Ashley Zeckman/ Search Engine Watch- 6 readers -
  • Another 11 new gTLDs won at auction

    …, Famous Four Media, Donuts, DotBook, M+M, Global Domain Registry, Google and NU DOT CO. Amazon also won .hot, after Donuts and dotHot (affiliated with .jobs) withdrew. Dish DBS, a Spanish-language US TV company, will operate .latino as a closed dot-brand for its Dish Latino service, after M+M withdrew its competing application. Japanese domain…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncitein Google- 4 readers -
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