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    If 'App Store' trademark is generic, so is Microsoft's 'Windows,' Apple argues
    If 'App Store' trademark is generic, so is Microsoft's 'Windows,' Apple argues
    AppleInsider | If 'App Store' trademark is generic, so is Microsoft's 'Windows,' Apple argues
    Apple has responded to Microsoft's complaint over a trademark filing for the term "App Store," with the iPhone maker calling out Microsoft's ownership of the name "Windows."
    All I can do here is laugh and say haha MS, feels good to get your own medicine back .

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    Well it is a good point.
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    It seems the word "app" has been native to Apple software. And the word "program" is native to Windows.

    Microsoft should just pick up "prog store"! Doesn't have a ring to it, but it's Windows stuff, so oh well.

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    haha this made me laugh. i dont know whose side im on really.
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    Does anyone else have an 'App Store'? No? Then it's Apple's.

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    Who wants to bet MS's next volley will be that 'Apple' is equally generic?...well...at least the lawyers are getting paid...

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    The last company who has the right to complain about that is MS

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