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Re: A new Semantic Web logo?

From: Renato Golin <renato@ebi.ac.uk>
Date: Mon, 15 Oct 2007 16:23:52 +0100
Message-ID: <47138608.2030904@ebi.ac.uk>
CC: SWIG <semantic-web@w3.org>

Frank Manola wrote:
> On a slightly different issue, over the weekend I happened to see a TV
> ad for Comcast's "triple play" offer of internet, cable, and phone
> service (www.comcast.com/tripleplay) and was struck by a distinct
> resemblance to the new SW logo.  This could be thought of either an
> unfortunate coincidence or a piece of clever advertising (I'm not sure
> by who!), since the logos seem to suggest that if you start to pry off
> the top of Comcast's triple play, you might find the Semantic Web inside
> :-)

Well, a cube is a simple thing and you'll find quite a lot of logos
using cubes as it's base. I believe it was a rather common coincidence,
though.

Same with triangles with round edges for RDF... ;)

--renato


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