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Samsung Files Trademark For Social Network Called ‘Uhssup’

Samsung Files Trademark For Social Network Called ‘Uhssup’

While Samsung is dominant in the chip and Android smartphone game, it’s lagged behind in the social networking world. But based on a trademark application filed in the EU, it looks as though Samsung could be working on some sort of location-focused messaging app – called “Uhssup”.

Why Twitter’s Trying To Trademark ‘Subtweet’

Why Twitter’s Trying To Trademark ‘Subtweet’

Twitter has filed an application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) to trademark “subtweet.” A subtweet, for the mercifully uninformed, is a passive-aggressive tweet that mentions someone without using their Twitter name. Before anyone goes around screaming about how this means Twitter now owns the word, that’s…