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Thursday, April 19, 2007

Froogle Now "Product Search"

Froogle has been renamed to Google Product Search, Google announced, as “the name caused confusion for some because it doesn’t clearly describe what the product does.”

What previously happened in regards to Google renaming products:

What may happen anytime soon:

I think “dumbing it down for us” is not the only reason Google might steer clear of new fantasy names in the future – it’s also that they’re getting into a lot of additional trademark/ domain disputes whenever they don’t use the word “Google” in the service name.

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[Thanks Pri!]


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