[Community] New Slogan

Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller hns at goldelico.com
Mon Jan 13 12:23:14 CET 2014

Am 10.01.2014 um 19:20 schrieb Francesco De Vita:

>> "own" in the sense of "having in my hand" and
>> "own" in the sense of "having control over it"
>> Then it may be difficult to get the point for non-native speakers.
>> Maybe we need something like 'The Phone that You Completely Own'?
>> -- hns
> I think it is difficult also for native speakers.
> Ask to someone if he owns his phone, the answer is 'yes' for sure.
> Then try to make it clear what we mean with 'to own' and you get a
> confused person who looks at you weirdly.
> (I tried once with a little girl playing with an iThing, and she looked
> at me weirdly. Those concepts seem to be really difficult to understand
> to the youngers, sadly.)
> The concept is clear for us, it should be clear also for the others.

What about the "Qpenphoenux - where freedom meets mobile" proposal?

I think it contains an implicit statement that "mobile" is *not* enough paying attention to "freedom".

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