[osflash] on using the word "Flash" in your projects...
carlos.rovira at gmail.com
Fri Apr 21 04:59:57 EDT 2006
mmm....I'm not an expert in this kind of things, but common sense should be
the way to deal with this. IMHO, that's a strange petition since the word
"Flash" is used in a lot of things not Adobe Flash Related. "Adobe Flash"
should be the trademark and not only "Flash". People could agree only to
maintain good relations with Adobe but I don't think this could be
If not Queen or DC Comics have an huge problem ;)
Just my two...
On 4/21/06, Zárate <zzzarate at gmail.com> wrote:
> Very bad news I guess... What about FlashCoders, FlexCoders, SubFlash,
> FlashDB, FlashLA, and thousands of projects/forums that are using the
> word "Flash"?
> Doesn't make sense for me.
> On 4/21/06, Geoff Stearns <geoff at deconcept.com> wrote:
> > Just a sort of word of warning...
> > Adobe recently asked me to rename my FlashObject script to something
> > because of trademark/legal issues. They are trying to protect their
> > trademark, and apparently macromedia was a bit more relaxed about these
> > things than Adobe is.
> > So a word of warning to you all who use 'Flash' in the name of your
> > - you might want to think about changing it.
> > more details here:
> > http://blog.deconcept.com/2006/04/21/flashobject-to-become-swfobject/
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::| Carlos Rovira
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