Monthly Archives: June 2012

Twitter unveils new bird trademark

SAN FRANCISCO: Twitter unveiled a new “Twitterbird” Wednesday which will be the new trademark symbol for the fast-growing company. “Over the past six years, the world has become familiar with a little blue bird. The bird is everywhere,...

Tribe fails in bid to trademark haka

EFFORTS to trademark parts of the haka made famous by the All Blacks have failed. The lower North Island iwi (tribe) Ngati Toa wanted to trademark four key phrases of Ka Mate, the haka which its 19th-century warrior...