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    Quote Originally Posted by GREED View Post
    Hyper-Global-Mega-Net

    If anyone gets the reference...
    What and risk getting beaten up by Bill Gates?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JJonas View Post
    What and risk getting beaten up by Bill Gates?
    Spot on!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Oi, no taking the mickey out of manx :P
    Ah, but manc up here means dirty. Who'd want to buy 'dirty' software? No link what-so-ever to people from Manchester


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    clearly my names are the best

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hightower View Post
    Ah, but manc up here means dirty. Who'd want to buy 'dirty' software? No link what-so-ever to people from Manchester

    Ahh but this is Manx as in The Isle Of Man

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    LocalUzoft.co.uk or .com or whatever ??

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    Tyrell Corporation
    Weyland-Yutani
    Cyberdene Systems

    FRO DESIGN CO

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    Quote Originally Posted by somabc View Post
    Tyrell Corporation
    Weyland-Yutani
    Cyberdene Systems

    FRO DESIGN CO
    ooh, ooh... Umbrella Corporation, Sunway Systems, Digicorp, Allcom

    In seriousness though how about 127 Software or 127 Solutions, 127 is ofcourse shorthand for local but should still work from a branding point of view.

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    MyGrowSoft... OK, I'll get me coat!

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    AyreSoft (as in Ayre's Rock)?

    Slogan: Rock Solid Software™

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    AyreSoft (as in Ayre's Rock)?

    Slogan: Rock Solid Software™
    Also... my surname. lol, Unless you secretly knew that?

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    I thought it might have been, but wasn't 100% sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    AyreSoft (as in Ayre's Rock)?

    Slogan: Rock Solid Software™
    Only problem is that it should be spelled "Ayers Rock" - not sure how well the mis-spelling works (and shouldn't it be known as Uluru??)

    Having said that, going with your own name may be no bad thing - it's done no harm for Dell or Hewlett Packard (although whether a Wozniak Macintosh would have been a success we shall never know :-))

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    AyreSoft (as in Ayre's Rock)?

    Slogan: Rock Solid Software™
    Or

    SoftTin

    TinSoft

    Slogal : Does what it says on the tin

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    Quote Originally Posted by srochford View Post
    Only problem is that it should be spelled "Ayers Rock" - not sure how well the mis-spelling works.
    Well spotted. I was looking at the Wikipedia page for Ayers Rock just before I posted that, but I still mis-spelt it.

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