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From Brian LeRoux...@brian.io>
Subject Re: finding a new name that isn't PhoneGap
Date Thu, 03 Nov 2011 00:06:56 GMT
That is pretty cool. Gotta visit it. Also related:
http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gastown

:)
On Nov 2, 2011 4:36 PM, "eduardo pelegri-llopart" <pelegri@calterra.com>
wrote:

> With a very interesting history
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/C%C3%B3rdoba,_Spain
>
> On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 2:22 PM, Abu Obeida Bakhach <
> Abu.Obeida@microsoft.com
> > wrote:
>
> > +1 same here, love the reason and name. Cordoba would be a more accurate
> > spelling :)
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: mikeywbrooks@gmail.com [mailto:mikeywbrooks@gmail.com] On Behalf
> Of
> > Michael Brooks
> > Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2011 1:21 PM
> > To: callback-dev@incubator.apache.org
> > Subject: Re: finding a new name that isn't PhoneGap
> >
> > +1 to Laurent's view. Dissociate the name from technology and design
> > patterns.
> >
> > On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 1:19 PM, Laurent Hasson <lhasson@rim.com> wrote:
> >
> > > +1 on Cordova/Cordoba. I do like the name, and Ricardo Montalban is
> > > +hard
> > > to beat as an endorsement. WebKeg is nice too, but may be considered
> > > "less serious" by some players. Although Keg is technically a general
> > > barrel/container :) No beer implied.
> > >
> > >
> > > Thank you
> > > ------------------------------------------------
> > > - LDH (Laurent Hasson)                         -
> > > - Technical Director, BlackBerry Web Platform  -
> > > - Research In Motion                           -
> > > - Email: lhasson@rim.com                       -
> > > - Mobile: 646-460-7066                         -
> > > ------------------------------------------------
> > > "Ha ha ha... He doesn't know how to use the three seashells!" - Erwin
> > >
> > >
> > > -----Original Message-----
> > > From: Patrick Mueller [mailto:pmuellr@gmail.com]
> > > Sent: Wednesday, November 02, 2011 3:56 PM
> > > To: callback-dev@incubator.apache.org
> > > Subject: Re: finding a new name that isn't PhoneGap
> > >
> > > On Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 14:52, Laurent Hasson <lhasson@rim.com> wrote:
> > >
> > > > I personally like more generic and unique names that aren't tied to
> > > > a particular technology at all (i.e., Tomcat). Not only does
> > > > technology
> > > move
> > > > fast, but it's also better from a Web search point of view. The
> > > > brand
> > > will
> > > > build on it by itself as we deliver a great solution (look at
> "Amazon"
> > > > starting as a book store and evolving to what it is now).
> > > >
> > >
> > > +1
> > >
> > > In that light, cordova seems like the best name to me.  Googling it, I
> > > saw the github repo of Brian's as the first hit on the second page of
> > > hits; but that's just me and my browser.  Also, there's this (luckily,
> > > different
> > > spelling): http://youtu.be/vIL3fbGbU2o .  You can just smell that
> > > Corinthian Leather.
> > >
> > > I know the name "WebKeg" was tossed around, but was that a joke?  On
> > > one hand, it implies "lots of beer" to me, which is perhaps not a
> > > great association.  On the other hand, I'm reminded of the Big Keg o'
> > > Health from Unreal Tournament (some version before most of you were
> > > born, prolly).  I could see a barrel busting out with awesome as a
> > > neat "logo" image.  I like "web" in the name, compared to "device",
> > > since this project is more about exploiting web technologies rather
> > > than just devices - there are the "desktop" versions of the runtime to
> > consider as well.
> > >
> > > --
> > > Patrick Mueller
> > > http://muellerware.org
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