Phoenix and Minotaur to be renamed Firebird and Thunderbird
Monday April 14th, 2003
Asa Dotzler writes: "After months of discussion and further months of legal investigation, we're finally comfortable moving forward with new names. The new name for the Phoenix browser is 'Firebird'. The documentation and product strings will be updated soon. In addition to securing Firebird, we've also got the OK from those contributing legal resources to use the name 'Thunderbird' for a mail client. Hopefully this will be the end of naming legal issues for a while."
#50 Very cool
Tuesday April 15th, 2003 7:29 AM
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I believe I even suggested Firebird back when it was announced the name had to change. I really like Firebird, and I think T-bird is a great complement.