Please create an account to participate in the Slashdot moderation system


Forgot your password?

Submission Summary: 0 pending, 1 declined, 0 accepted (1 total, 0.00% accepted)

Back for a limited time - Get 15% off sitewide on Slashdot Deals with coupon code "BLACKFRIDAY" (some exclusions apply)". ×

Submission + - Does 'Guge' sound too much like Google? (

duragnulinux writes: "It seems that yet another company doesn't like Google's name. This story on ZDNet has the companies complaints voiced by it's spokesperson, Tian Yunshan, saying that "similarities between its name and Google's commercial name have created confusion among people who, in trying to contact the search engine, mistakenly call Beijing Guge's office and disrupt work there." Is it just me, or is everyone trying to get something for nothing these days?"

Thus spake the master programmer: "Time for you to leave." -- Geoffrey James, "The Tao of Programming"