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Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by Droidboy850, Apr 25, 2010.

  1. Droidboy850

    Droidboy850 Well-Known Member
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    Who came up with the little alien guy and why is that used over something else like a fuzzy polar bear or something?
     

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  2. IOWA

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    I did.










    /joke
     
  3. Doubledee90

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    Alien guy? Its an android, a robot!!! So it makes sense!
     
  4. kutsushita

    kutsushita Well-Known Member
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    iowa made it.
     
  5. Celox

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    Some guy from google's marketing most likely
     
  6. vandyblackandgold

    vandyblackandgold Well-Known Member
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    who decided a door was gonna be called a door?
     
  7. IOWA

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    I did that too =P
     
  8. lgldrgdlr

    lgldrgdlr Well-Known Member
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    I actually thought it had something to do star wars and r2d2. If you look at all the "droid" advertising, it says property of lucas films or something like that. The android gut and r2d2 do share some characteristics



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  9. mrmojoz

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    No, the word "Droid" is trademarked by LucasFilm. The Android mascot is not related.
     
  10. Eazail70x7

    Eazail70x7 Well-Known Member
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    Your androids are belong to us
     
  11. TheSultan

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    it could be argued that George Lucas did :D
     
  12. tigrr07

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    Ever watch Astroboy? Android looks like the trashcan robot dog in the movie.
     

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