KDE Programs Naming Convention

Mike Leone turgon at mike-leone.com
Mon Jan 14 03:30:53 GMT 2008

Derek Broughton wrote:
> otoh, in Portugal last spring, I noticed products with identical branding
> as in North America _except_ for the name ("Tide" comes to mind), so
> perhaps they were renaming them to make more sense in the culture.
There's a famous story about the advertising for the Chevy Nova car in 
Hispanic countries. In Spanish, "no va" means "no go". You really don't 
want to call your car the "No Go" ...

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