Ever wonder if geeks file for trademarks? Well, if you don’t believe us, then take a look at these applications for the term “GEEK” or this one especially, bearing the trademark serial number of 78813589 filed with the description, High speed connector and signal integrity design and engineering services.
If you had any doubt as to whether geeks have fun filing for these marks, here’s further proof with this trademark application for the mark “GEEKY SINGLES WHERE GEEKS COME TO MEET! bearing trademark serial number of 78808244 filed with the description, Web site services featuring on-line dating club.
Still sceptical, take a look at this trademark application to protect the Binary Code! The mark is a series of 00’s and 1’s filed by Base2i Technologies Inc, filed with the description; Computer programming consultancy; Computer security consultancy; Computer software consulting; Consultancy in the field of software design; Consultancy with regard to webpage design; Consulting in the field of configuration management for computer hardware and software; Consulting in the field of information technology; among others.
And women aren’t far behind, the trademark application for “SHE’S GEEKY” is past its publication stage. This mark bearing the serial number,77681148, and filed with the description, arranging and conducting business conferences covering topics in science technology, engineering, and mathematics for women investors, technologists, professionals, business owners, profit and non-profit corporate executives, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts of eccentric topics in science and technology.
Once there may have been a time when the word GEEK was looked down upon, not anymore when people are using the term to start their blog or their site! I guess the word GEEK does make business sense not just trademark sense – Trademarks are real fun at times – nothing geeky about it!