Last Comment Bug 504711 - "Share this Add-on" should use the Open Share Icon
: "Share this Add-on" should use the Open Share Icon
Product: Graveyard
Classification: Graveyard
Component: Public Pages (show other bugs)
: unspecified
: All All
: -- trivial
: 5.4
Assigned To: Fred Wenzel [:wenzel]
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Reported: 2009-07-16 18:34 PDT by Stephan Sokolow
Modified: 2016-02-04 14:51 PST (History)
6 users (show)
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Description Stephan Sokolow 2009-07-16 18:34:24 PDT
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; en-US; rv: Gecko/2009070413 Gentoo Firefox/3.0.11
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AMO currently uses the original Share Icon, now a trademark of Nextumi. Given that the icon has been subject to takedown requests in the past, it's probably a good idea to use the Open Share Icon instead. (de facto standardization is good)

It also helps that the symbology of the Open Share Icon (two hands sharing an item or a "look at this" eye) is probably easier to explain to non-technical users than the node graph of the original Share Icon.

Reproducible: Always
Comment 1 Stephan Sokolow 2009-07-16 18:35:55 PDT
Oops. Forgot to link to the main site...
Comment 2 Fred Wenzel [:wenzel] 2009-08-11 11:30:58 PDT
Osunick: Should we do this? I vote yes.
Comment 3 Milos Dinic [:Milos] 2009-09-19 09:47:30 PDT
Any update on this one?
Comment 4 Fred Wenzel [:wenzel] 2009-11-23 14:21:35 PST
Been wanting to do this for awhile: r56717.
Comment 5 Stephen Donner [:stephend] - PTO; back on 5/28 2009-11-23 17:55:44 PST
Verified FIXED on
Comment 6 nrlz 2014-06-24 05:00:52 PDT
A similar looking logo is trademarked by ForeScout Technologies Inc. Would this pose a problem?

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