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Trademark fight for Gmail name?

Google waited too long.

     
12:05 pm on Aug 15, 2004 (gmt 0)

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The search giant is fourth in line to be considered for ownership of the trademark name, Gmail, according to filings with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Because the office considers applications in the order they were filed, Google could be forced to change the name of its e-mail service in a worst-case scenario.

Can't find this posted elsewhere.

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12:36 pm on Aug 15, 2004 (gmt 0)

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Google could be forced to change the name of its e-mail service in a worst-case scenario.

This is free idea to thanks Google for all those countless searches they let me made for free: rename e-mail service to ....

9.81mail.com

6:02 pm on Aug 18, 2004 (gmt 0)

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9.81mail.com

Ok, I don't get it. What's that mean?

7:16 pm on Aug 18, 2004 (gmt 0)

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I assumed it was a reference to how fast something unsupported can plummet.