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Facebook's Calibra Sued Over Similar Looking Logo

     
2:55 pm on Oct 14, 2019 (gmt 0)

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Facebook's subsidiary, Calibra, is being sued over the look-a-like logo.
It appears that the company has a logo very similar to that of another business.
Calibra is the company Facebook set up to handle the cryprocurrency, Libra.

[gizmodo.co.uk...]
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... both logos were purportedly created by the same designer, a San Francisco branding firm called Character,...

Because if you're going to plagiarize something, it might as well be your coworker's work, right?
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I wonder how much this "designer" charged for such logo ...
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Lazy designer, especially as the other company is involved in finance sector.
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May be they use AI technology to produce their design...
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Because if you're going to plagiarize something, it might as well be your coworker's work, right?
I was thinking, why get paid just once when you can get paid more than once for the same work. After all, who's ever going to notice? The two logos are for two entirely different companies providing ... er ... a similar type of service, located in ... er ... the same geographical area, and ...

Nice try, designer.