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Windows 7: 'So, that's why it's called Bluetooth!' and other surprising tech name

15 Nov 2013   #1
Borg 386

Win 7 32 Home Premium, Win 7 64 Pro, Win 8.1, Win 10
 
 
'So, that's why it's called Bluetooth!' and other surprising tech name

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Here we present the hidden—and occasionally accidental—histories behind some of the biggest names in tech.
'So, that's why it's called Bluetooth!' and other surprising tech name origins | TechHive
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15 Nov 2013   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Interesting. As a history buff, I knew the origin of Bluetooth but not of the other names.
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15 Nov 2013   #3
jadinolf

Windows 7 Professional 64bit
 
 

Thanks Borg for an excellent passing around link.
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15 Nov 2013   #4
Joan Archer

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 32 bit/Windows 10 64bit
 
 

Thanks for he link Borg, I found that very interesting.
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16 Nov 2013   #5
IownAmoneyPit

Windows 7 Pro x 2/Windows 10 Home/10 Pro//Windows 10 Insider Preview ?
 
 

Very interesting Borg, thanks for the link.
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17 Nov 2013   #6
Stephanie

Win 7 Pro x64, Win 10 Pro x64, Linux Light x86
 
 

Thank you Borg
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