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Title: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 16, 2016, 12:20:45 pm
In the topic: https://nxtforum.org/general-discussion/follow-the-line/msg209666/#new there was a discussion about a new name in the future for NXT.

This is due to the fact, users are not able to easily find us by a search engine.

Sooner or later we should rename Nxt so that people can search for it without getting wrestling or Lego links. Maybe 2.0 will be a good time to rebrand.

i'd imagine this would cause a big hit to the existing brand. i wonder how much of a hit did protoshares took when it rebranded to bitshares?

But it helped DASH a lot.


What do you think and what will be a good name?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: blackyblack1 on February 16, 2016, 01:57:14 pm
NXTBLACK of course.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 16, 2016, 03:09:59 pm
First question, what does NXT stand for or doesn't it have any meaning?


[EVY] Everyone/Everybody  -> use this platform and coin to pay to everyone in the world and beyond ;)

[EVYM] Everybody's mother (forging chain / forging token]


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: box1413 on February 16, 2016, 04:02:19 pm
- name it in a way where it can also capitalize on other similar projects so you can also get some of their market share aswell.

- also name it in a way that gives it a sense of authority.

- short and simple

but what happens to all of the pre-built websites under nxt? that would be a waste of time having built it.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 16, 2016, 04:22:47 pm
- name it in a way where it can also capitalize on other similar projects so you can also get some of their market share aswell.

- also name it in a way that gives it a sense of authority.

- short and simple

but what happens to all of the pre-built websites under nxt? that would be a waste of time having built it.

Yeah you are right.
Better SEO in all of our sites (projects) probably will help to get on top, because of the amount of the sites and projects.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Tosch110 on February 16, 2016, 04:32:17 pm
- name it in a way where it can also capitalize on other similar projects so you can also get some of their market share aswell.

- also name it in a way that gives it a sense of authority.

- short and simple

but what happens to all of the pre-built websites under nxt? that would be a waste of time having built it.

Yeah you are right.
Better SEO in all of our sites (projects) probably will help to get on top, because of the amount of the sites and projects.

I have the same feelings. I think a rebranding and renaming of Nxt has already crossed everybodys mind here. But there have been so much work to get "Nxt" as a brand out there that we would need to start nearly from zero with a rebrand. But our content has grown over the past two years and a rebranding could help start from a more educated level than we did firstly. Maybe we can partly do that with Nxt 2.0, depends on which model will be chosen from Jean-Luc's proposal.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: EvilDave on February 16, 2016, 07:10:58 pm
Let's rebrand to Flash......

Being slightly more serious: the problem with Nxt as a name is that it's not amazingly original, and there are other players in the fintech world (ignoring Lego and wrestling) who may have prior claim on Nxt as a trademark. Damelon commissioned some research on this from a real trademark bureau, so he has more details.

This means that we could be forced to rebrand Nxt at some stage in the future, if someone wishes to assert a prior claim on the trademark Nxt.

Rebranding will be a lot of work, and a massive pain in the arse, but the easiest and most logical moment to do it (if we decide to do so) will be if/when we move to Nxt 2.0.
That is a long way away yet, but no harm in thinking about it now. Someone may come up with the best name ever.....

Brainstorm and discuss, please, people.....

Here's the named versions thread, just for some extra inspiration:
https://nxtforum.org/general-discussion/%28tnnse%29-nrs-version-names/

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on February 16, 2016, 07:29:41 pm
Token (TKN)

There I leave it...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Sebastien256 on February 16, 2016, 08:08:14 pm
Let rebrand to "Next", it would be simple.  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 16, 2016, 08:11:47 pm
"Big Bang"... the beginning of everything! :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: randombit on February 16, 2016, 08:40:46 pm
Call it NXTCrypt  (NXTC)  and the problem is solved.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: randombit on February 16, 2016, 08:54:26 pm
Advantages of NXTC

- its still related to NXT
- you dont need to change a lot
- its is clear what is meant (next one after Bitcoin)
- its a own brand without any relation to another tech companies (just google it)
- it sounds as usual
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 16, 2016, 09:17:27 pm
Good one!

NXTCommunity
NXTCrypto...
NXTCoin
NXTCurrency
NXTChain
NXTCrowdfund
 
Etc
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: NxtSwe on February 16, 2016, 09:40:17 pm
NXTPlatform
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 16, 2016, 09:44:44 pm
Advantages of NXTC

- its still related to NXT
- you dont need to change a lot
- its is clear what is meant (next one after Bitcoin)
- its a own brand without any relation to another tech companies (just google it)
- it sounds as usual

+1
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on February 16, 2016, 10:06:33 pm
NXTPlatform

Reading this I have got the idea that we should name the platform Nxt completely different than the currency NXT. Both names should be new and unique, so that they can be easily searched for.

Sometimes an intentional "typo" can make an otherwise common expression better searchable, i.e. "Possyble" (which would also contain a hint that this is a proof-of-stake system).
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on February 17, 2016, 08:02:29 am
This means that we could be forced to rebrand Nxt at some stage in the future, if someone wishes to assert a prior claim on the trademark Nxt.

The most effective tool a cryptocurrency has against legal threats is ignoring them. Also there are others, such as Bitcoin, which have more resources and money for interacting with the legal system. I would also oppose the idea that a cryptocurrency is in the same category with any other pre-crypto product it could be mixed up with, it's very different.

It seems that other changes, for example the API, didn't work so well. A name change would cause unnecessary confusion. Also NXT is one of the few three letter combinations that almost makes up a real word.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 17, 2016, 09:26:14 am
Netcoins, NxtCoins, feels a bit the same if you pronounce it.
http://cointelegraph.com/news/netcoins-helps-retailers-launch-virtual-bitcoin-atms

Seems like someone is stealing a bit of ours......
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on February 17, 2016, 11:59:14 am
This means that we could be forced to rebrand Nxt at some stage in the future, if someone wishes to assert a prior claim on the trademark Nxt.

The most effective tool a cryptocurrency has against legal threats is ignoring them. Also there are others, such as Bitcoin, which have more resources and money for interacting with the legal system. I would also oppose the idea that a cryptocurrency is in the same category with any other pre-crypto product it could be mixed up with, it's very different.

It seems that other changes, for example the API, didn't work so well. A name change would cause unnecessary confusion. Also NXT is one of the few three letter combinations that almost makes up a real word.

We do NOT live in a bubble.

Like it or not, if we get a cease and desist, this doesn't only affect us.
It affects ANY company using Nxt, and they will also be forbidden to use our name/brand.

Given that we WANT adoption, that leaves us in a terrible place, because we'd be dragging any partner into problems. They will not be allowed to use Nxt brand anywhere, effectively hiding us from view.

Any interaction with the Nxt name will be impossible. The Nxt Foundation would need to cease operations under the name.

Sorry to be the harbinger of doom here, but that's what can (and once we grow WILL) happen.

We are at a good juncture to do this if we want. The 2.0 is probably the only point in time when we could do this AND reap PR brownie points due to generating publicity for it.

Nxt is a GOOD name, and guess what: that's why over 100 companies already have prior rights. There's not even a chance of going to court over this, as it will be dismissed as a frivolous case. Case law is very clear on this: whomever registered first, gets the name. We were far from the first.

As to names with "nxt" in it: won't wash, it's possibility of confusion that counts, so any name would almost automatically fall under the same law due to similarity.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: blackyblack1 on February 17, 2016, 12:12:48 pm
NXT platform -> NXT Universe or simply Universe
NXT coins -> NXT chips or simply chips (or maybe Lunars?)
fNXT blockchain -> pool
fNXT tokens -> drops
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on February 17, 2016, 01:34:05 pm
Any interaction with the Nxt name will be impossible. The Nxt Foundation would need to cease operations under the name.

Sorry to be the harbinger of doom here, but that's what can (and once we grow WILL) happen.

Has it happened to any other cryptocurrency? I don't think so.

I wonder if Satoshi got any Cease and desist letters in his mailbox. He was clearly breaking many laws, but he ignored them. It seems to have worked fine.

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We are at a good juncture to do this if we want. The 2.0 is probably the only point in time when we could do this AND reap PR brownie points due to generating publicity for it.

I'd disagree with the value of brownie points and publicity. The value of a cryptocurrency seems to depend on the fact that the blockchain will continue no matter what happens. Reacting to legal threats is contrary to that idea. And to be truly safe we would need to pick a random name like Jsdgfhsdofiwehfew.

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Nxt is a GOOD name, and guess what: that's why over 100 companies already have prior rights.

NXT is established in the cryptocurrency domain. The other companies work in their own domains. I don't think an average consumer will confuse a currency with any other product.

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Case law is very clear on this: whomever registered first, gets the name. We were far from the first.

Not necessarily: "15 August 1994, William R. Della Croce, Jr. filed for the trademark Linux" (Wikipedia).

And later:

"In 1996, Torvalds and some affected organizations sued him to have the trademark assigned to Torvalds, and, in 1997, the case was settled."

Obviously the legal system will slowly decide how cryptocurrency is handled, but I would rather have somebody with more money and resources do it (preferably Bitcoin), not NXT with limited resources. Just ignoring the issues will cost the least.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: sadface on February 17, 2016, 01:56:47 pm
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Has it happened to any other cryptocurrency? I don't think so.

'coinye', was a kanye west spoof coin during doge hype days. maybe there are others, that didn't go public.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on February 17, 2016, 02:53:59 pm
Any interaction with the Nxt name will be impossible. The Nxt Foundation would need to cease operations under the name.

Sorry to be the harbinger of doom here, but that's what can (and once we grow WILL) happen.

Has it happened to any other cryptocurrency? I don't think so.

I wonder if Satoshi got any Cease and desist letters in his mailbox. He was clearly breaking many laws, but he ignored them. It seems to have worked fine.

Why would Satoshi get a Cease and Desist over the name Bitcoin? It didn't exist, so the example doesn't apply.
Nxt DOES exist and has been registered by many.

This is the point where the law applies.

Any interaction with the Nxt name will be impossible. The Nxt Foundation would need to cease operations under the name.
We are at a good juncture to do this if we want. The 2.0 is probably the only point in time when we could do this AND reap PR brownie points due to generating publicity for it.

I'd disagree with the value of brownie points and publicity. The value of a cryptocurrency seems to depend on the fact that the blockchain will continue no matter what happens. Reacting to legal threats is contrary to that idea. And to be truly safe we would need to pick a random name like Jsdgfhsdofiwehfew.

The blockchain WILL continue. The name won't. Simple as that. No one will be allowed to use it for such use. No company that is registered will.
Again: that is the point.

The random name is just silly. There are many names available. We can use any name that doesn't conflict by the standards of international trademark laws.

In this I say we get the best out of a bad situation: market the change! It will at least get us more attention.

Nxt is a GOOD name, and guess what: that's why over 100 companies already have prior rights.

NXT is established in the cryptocurrency domain. The other companies work in their own domains. I don't think an average consumer will confuse a currency with any other product.

Sorry to break it to you, but the cryptocurrency domain is TINY compared to business at large, and Nxt is even tiny there.
Once we are established and this blows up in our faces, we're in much more trouble than we would be now.
We are in the lucky position to be only known in a very small group, so we still have this room.
Once we break out, we
a) actually are becoming a target and a problem for other registered trademarks and,
b) will have much more to lose.

Case law is very clear on this: whomever registered first, gets the name. We were far from the first.

Not necessarily: "15 August 1994, William R. Della Croce, Jr. filed for the trademark Linux" (Wikipedia).

And later:

"In 1996, Torvalds and some affected organizations sued him to have the trademark assigned to Torvalds, and, in 1997, the case was settled."

Obviously the legal system will slowly decide how cryptocurrency is handled, but I would rather have somebody with more money and resources do it (preferably Bitcoin), not NXT with limited resources. Just ignoring the issues will cost the least.

I think this proves you don't know how trademark law works.

This example is about a time when the Linux trademark was NOT registered by anyone and someone tried to squat it and make money.
The law then protects anyone who can prove prior use and economic benefit. This is what happened here.

For Nxt, the situation is much more clear cut: there ARE prior registrations. Not one, but MANY.
This means, whatever we try, we will lose any case outright. There is no recourse AT ALL against this, because it's done.

Let me state the facts of trademark law, so we don't get confusion

1. Trademark law only applies when names that have economic value conflict. DASH could claim theirs because the detergent brand does not operate in IT. Thus: no conflict and the brand can survive.
For Nxt, there are many names in IT that can conflict.

A small sample just from the Netherlands:
NXT Group B.V.
U-NXT B.V.
NXT Holding B.V.
NXT B.V.
NXT Business

Some wordmarks that directly conflict and would oppose us are:

https://register.boip.int/bmbonline/search/bynumber/perform.do
Benelux trademark NXT:0854410
European Trademark NXT: https://oami.europa.eu/eSearch/#basic/1+1+1+1/50+50+50+50/5641147
European Trademark NEXT: https://oami.europa.eu/eSearch/#basic/1+1+1+1/50+50+50+50/8996308
European Trademark NEXT: https://oami.europa.eu/eSearch/#basic/1+1+1+1/50+50+50+50/8218885

I can go on and on.
According to trademark law, ANY of these could oppose NXT on lawful grounds and would win outright.

Doesn't matter if it's NXT or NEXT. It's the possible confusion that counts.

2. Trademark law goes by who registers first.
In all these cases, we lose.

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Has it happened to any other cryptocurrency? I don't think so.

'coinye', was a kanye west spoof coin during doge hype days. maybe there are others, that didn't go public.

I have met one of the people who were sued in this. He has quite a few stories to tell. Being sued is not nice, especially over something you thought you were safe from. This guy had US police at his door and had to fly to the US to get his name cleared.

My point in all of this is: why the hell chance it? Because we are attached to the name? The blockchain is what counts and our tech. The name is incidental and if it gets us into more trouble than we need, why not consider changing it now that we can?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 17, 2016, 03:02:05 pm
Re-branding will be almost painless while Nxt is small scale. Better do it soon.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on February 17, 2016, 04:16:54 pm
Why would Satoshi get a Cease and Desist over the name Bitcoin? It didn't exist, so the example doesn't apply.

Satoshi probably stayed anonymous because he operated in a gray area of the law (not trademarks, all other laws). If he had asked the advice of a lawyer, he would have been told to stop.

We can use any name that doesn't conflict by the standards of international trademark laws.

We should then register it ourselves to prevent others from getting it later. I'm not in principle opposed to that, if it doesn't cost too much. I still think it is a safer strategy to fly under the radar and interact with the legal system after having more money and resources. Or follow the lead of other cryptos, not make changes because of any possible threat. 

Nxt DOES exist and has been registered by many.

This is the point where the law applies.

I think you are arguing a technicality. An average consumer will not confuse NXT the cryptocurrency with some other NXT.

I think this proves you don't know how trademark law works.

My point was also that this kind of nonsense litigation can run for years or decades and cost money. Of course changing the name doesn't cost a lot of money directly, but it is an indirect cost I would avoid, at least only for the reason of a trademark.

This means, whatever we try, we will lose any case outright. There is no recourse AT ALL against this, because it's done.

I would say it is an open question which laws apply to cryptocurrencies (all laws, not just this issue).

DASH could claim theirs because the detergent brand does not operate in IT. Thus: no conflict and the brand can survive.
For Nxt, there are many names in IT that can conflict.

DASH is such a common word, that I would guess it has even more conflicts in IT than NXT, but I'm just guessing.

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Has it happened to any other cryptocurrency? I don't think so.

'coinye', was a kanye west spoof coin during doge hype days. maybe there are others, that didn't go public.
I have met one of the people who were sued in this. He has quite a few stories to tell. Being sued is not nice, especially over something you thought you were safe from. This guy had US police at his door and had to fly to the US to get his name cleared.

I would agree not to pick a name that somebody else uses. That's also the spirit of the law. I believe NXT wasn't chosen to conflict with anyone on purpose. 

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My point in all of this is: why the hell chance it? Because we are attached to the name? The blockchain is what counts and our tech. The name is incidental and if it gets us into more trouble than we need, why not consider changing it now that we can?

Because this issue is too much of a legal technicality, and also because other technicalities could bring down cryptos.

Perhaps the name change is a borderline case where potential threats from the existing legal system could be accomodated with little direct costs. I still wouldn't do it, at least not for this reason only.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on February 17, 2016, 04:35:17 pm
I think you miss the point that we have done let an agency do research into this.

This is not just me talking as a person who knows something about trademark law, having worked in it...
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We should then register it ourselves to prevent others from getting it later. I'm not in principle opposed to that, if it doesn't cost too much. I still think it is a safer strategy to fly under the radar and interact with the legal system after having more money and resources. Or follow the lead of other cryptos, not make changes because of any possible threat. 

This
shows you are not hearing what I am saying.

Others have done this already. That is the point.

We cannot register it.

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My point was also that this kind of nonsense litigation can run for years or decades and cost money.

In our case, it would never take this long as we'd lose outright. It's an open and shut case. It would just mean losing any right to the name outright and a hefty fine attached when ever using it again. In some jurisdictions (US and Germany for instance) it will even land us a fine for the time we've been using it now.

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I believe NXT wasn't chosen to conflict with anyone on purpose

Doesn't matter. It's done and the situation is as described.

I am not talking bollocks here. This is a real thing. You might not want to look facts in the face, I prefer to do.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on February 17, 2016, 04:41:36 pm
I think you miss the point that we have done let an agency do research into this.

This is not just me talking as a person who knows something about trademark law, having worked in it...
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We should then register it ourselves to prevent others from getting it later. I'm not in principle opposed to that, if it doesn't cost too much. I still think it is a safer strategy to fly under the radar and interact with the legal system after having more money and resources. Or follow the lead of other cryptos, not make changes because of any possible threat. 

This
shows you are not hearing what I am saying.

Others have done this already. That is the point.

We cannot register it.

If there is a new name for NXT, then I believe we should register it, or the same situation can repeat later.
 
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: sadface on February 17, 2016, 04:51:04 pm
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I would agree not to pick a name that somebody else uses. That's also the spirit of the law. I believe NXT wasn't chosen to conflict with anyone on purpose.

hate to dig up bcnxt stuff, but if i recall correct nxt was chosen as a _temporary_ name. the community later decided to keep it. i'm thinking the implications were not clear at the time and with everything else going on (nxt pumping, literally everything pumping) it seemed like easy going and not important. things have changed, we have evolved, learned and organized. we shouldn't make the same mistakes again, when an opportunity to improve presents itself.

i personally think the name is just ok, not great, not original. what its got going for it is the awesome logo.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on February 17, 2016, 04:52:48 pm
I think you miss the point that we have done let an agency do research into this.

This is not just me talking as a person who knows something about trademark law, having worked in it...
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We should then register it ourselves to prevent others from getting it later. I'm not in principle opposed to that, if it doesn't cost too much. I still think it is a safer strategy to fly under the radar and interact with the legal system after having more money and resources. Or follow the lead of other cryptos, not make changes because of any possible threat. 

This
shows you are not hearing what I am saying.

Others have done this already. That is the point.

We cannot register it.

If there is a new name for NXT, then I believe we should register it, or the same situation can repeat later.

OK, this clarifies your point :)
And I agree.
This is how it's done anyway in normal business. First check and then register.

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I would agree not to pick a name that somebody else uses. That's also the spirit of the law. I believe NXT wasn't chosen to conflict with anyone on purpose.

hate to dig up bcnxt stuff, but if i recall correct nxt was chosen as a _temporary_ name. the community later decided to keep it.

This was the thread: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=340157.0 :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on February 17, 2016, 04:54:04 pm
Scale that's what 2.0 is about
Bit2 another way to mention the next bitcoin

Eco - ecosystem, economy or simply e-coin...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 17, 2016, 05:22:27 pm
For scale name it new interplanetary crypto monetary network or something.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Peter2516 on February 17, 2016, 05:31:22 pm

1. Trademark law only applies when names that have economic value conflict. DASH could claim theirs because the detergent brand does not operate in IT. Thus: no conflict and the brand can survive.
For Nxt, there are many names in IT that can conflict.
[..]
I can go on and on.
According to trademark law, ANY of these could oppose NXT on lawful grounds and would win outright.

Doesn't matter if it's NXT or NEXT. It's the possible confusion that counts.

But... but... if hundreds or more companies already use NXT/NEXT in the IT business, doesn't that actually mean that NONE of them can claim the trademark? Doesn't it work like patents, where you are obliged to defend your right, or you lose it? If those companies haven't sued eachother for trademark infringement,  they can't just suddenly start sueing NXT (crypto)?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Benzedi on February 17, 2016, 05:35:37 pm
The name should not be anything to do with NXT. Move completely away from it and think of something unique.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 17, 2016, 05:39:48 pm
Reticulum Pecunia Numerus, RPN - digital currency network in Latin.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Benzedi on February 17, 2016, 06:04:35 pm
Reticulum Pecunia Numerus, RPN - digital currency network in Latin.

Numerus isn't bad.

- starts with N.
- network in latin.
- reminds of numbers.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 17, 2016, 06:12:49 pm
Reticulum Pecunia Numerus, RPN - digital currency network in Latin.

Numerus isn't bad.

- starts with N.
- network in latin.
- reminds of numbers.

Numerus stands for 'digital' actually. Reticulum is for network.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 17, 2016, 06:36:34 pm
Exciting new thread!

I suggest 'Anxt'  ::)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: danisapfirov on February 17, 2016, 07:58:36 pm
Platform name:
NxtChains
NxtBlocks

Currency:
NXT

Forging currency or asset:
FOUNDATION
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 17, 2016, 10:18:32 pm
It is actually true that if you search for the #nxt hashtag in Twitter you get a lot or wrestlers... :)
Probably it will be enough to have a commonly used nickname so that I can filter out all the other nxt on the Internet... :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Tosch110 on February 17, 2016, 10:26:42 pm
Exciting new thread!

I suggest 'Anxt'  ::)

Sounds like "Angst" german word for "fear" ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 17, 2016, 11:07:24 pm
Exciting new thread!

I suggest 'Anxt'  ::)

Sounds like "Angst" german word for "fear" ;)

It's also the English word for angst  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Tosch110 on February 17, 2016, 11:13:33 pm
Exciting new thread!

I suggest 'Anxt'  ::)

Sounds like "Angst" german word for "fear" ;)

It's also the English word for angst  :)

ok, that is new for me. Thanks for enlarging my english vocabulary :D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on February 18, 2016, 07:54:17 am
It is actually true that if you search for the #nxt hashtag in Twitter you get a lot or wrestlers... :)
Probably it will be enough to have a commonly used nickname so that I can filter out all the other nxt on the Internet... :)

Try #nxter!
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on February 18, 2016, 08:09:05 am
Quote
I believe NXT wasn't chosen to conflict with anyone on purpose

Doesn't matter. It's done and the situation is as described.

I am not talking bollocks here. This is a real thing. You might not want to look facts in the face, I prefer to do.

I'm still not convinced, but I'll leave this topic now. You might be technically correct that the creator of a new open source project should do a trademark search before beginning to write code, but there is something offensive about that idea. So I don't think this would be good publicity among open source developers. If this is true, then it would cause them more work and more problems. As NXT has joined the Linux Foundation, I would be surprised if they like the idea either. I haven't throught this kind of thing would be a problem before reading this thread. Maybe this is prevented in practice by the fact that companies that would start suing open source projects would look like idiots.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jose on February 18, 2016, 08:19:33 am
Wasn't this cripto once coin called "NxtCoin"?. I'm pretty sure no entity uses that name.
That way, no change of name for Nxt cripto-related companies would be needed.

Anyway we, the common people, would keep calling it Nxt...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: ron on February 18, 2016, 08:09:09 pm
In my opinion, a different approach could be a good idea to find a name that suits well.

So perhaps this could give inspiration:

O - organic / origin(al) / organized / open
A - artificial / age(d) / alter(ed) / autark(y)
K - krypto / koin / kommunity / key / knot / knowledge / (Kaos)  .... [hard to find but k sounds cool anyway :)]

I think 3 letters should be good enough to be recognisable. So for me, OAK stands for an OrganicArtificialKoin, if I have to explain the letters.
When OAK comes to my mind it reminds me of something green, natural and living. (refers to ernergy saving and the coorporative community)
Likewise also strong and robust in some way. It has roots and all these saplings around. (all the nodes and future childchains)
Perhaps this is a little symbiosis between tech and the environment that can grow togehter.

Sure at the end, most will say it's just a tree and has no common features with crypto.
But it produces the oxygen that we need to live and we transfer back in form of carbon dioxid which leads to a fantastic circle.
(reminds me in an abstract way of the forging fees that float through the NXT ecosystem)

Keep in mind there is this well known company which sounds like an ordinary fruit and I know for sure, some fruits grow on trees ;).
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on February 19, 2016, 09:42:24 am
I like this tree
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oak_Tree

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Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 19, 2016, 09:54:57 am
Spider/Spyder. Like a Starfish, but with more attitude. (What do starfish actually do all day? Does anyone know?)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 19, 2016, 11:06:22 am
Spider/Spyder. Like a Starfish, but with more attitude. (What do starfish actually do all day? Does anyone know?)

Portia Spider  :P
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Portia_(genus)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DEjYYY9KjnU&ebc=ANyPxKq5OODMpxVA3TqsvE4bSHEN8JB0ahLbsp0dXAcR5rJ316FcKj-iqiKcstzwF1onPttAYaCz


MUSC (Musketeer Coin, Community...)
All for one, one for all
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on February 21, 2016, 01:01:23 pm
This is a interesting discussion. It's not nice to change the name of Nxt, but I believe it should be done. It prevents us from being sued. And I believe a new name for Nxt will attract more people. Nxt is and was one of the best crypto out there, but somehow it did not always workfor Nxt. I believe Nxt got a bad name because of the initial distribution. I don't think it was wrong, but a lot of people did. It keeps spooking Nxt.

And when we start Nxt 2.0 it is a good thing to change the name. More crypto's did this succesfull, such as Dash and Maidsafe. It will attract curiousity and gives it a fresh start without strings and trouble attached from the past.

But unfortunately everything and everybody using the Nxt name should change there website/twitter/projects too. That is why it's never nice, websites will lose rankings, etc..

New names

I believe the name should be a one word and not a abbreviation. We are no boring corporation. I like these kind of words:


These are very basic generic words. People need to remember, don't misspell and it expesses simplicity and easy-to-use. we need to be a monopoly, a base, the very beginning. Let the word appeal to their imagination.  8)

I suggest not to use something with 'coin'.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 21, 2016, 05:43:07 pm
CHAIN is a good one  :P
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on February 21, 2016, 05:43:15 pm
I do like BASE - Blockchain Agnostic Scaling Engine   ;)

here are a few more names to keep the discussion going..


BEE - Blockchain Enabled Ecosystems

BLOC - Blockchain Linked Organic Collective

Edit: Another ONe - DBASE - Decentralized Blockchain Agnostic Scaling Engine. v ;D ;D ;D

Edit2: few more - DIVE - Decentralized Intelligent Value Exchange, NODE - Network of decentralized economies, BLINK - Blockchain inked intelligent network


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: mon3yk1ng5 on February 21, 2016, 05:57:07 pm
Lydian electrum trite . This coin type, made of a gold and silver alloy, was in all likelihood the world's first, minted by King Alyattes in Sardis, Lydia, Asia Minor (present-day Turkey), c. 610-600 BC.

Hence "Electrum"
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: maddy83 on February 21, 2016, 06:28:52 pm
If the NXT 2.0 proposal is accepted, the rebranding needs to come up with 2 names (one for NXT and one for fNXT, the forging token). Both will exist separately, and will trade on exchanges etc. Probably a good idea to come up with names which reflect this parent/child relationship...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on February 21, 2016, 06:28:59 pm
How about Blocknet?

I see there was some ann in bitcointalk but haven't followed the project.
https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=829576.6000

The name blocknet sounds cool and is somewhat similar to what NXT 2.0 is trying to achieve.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on February 21, 2016, 07:08:58 pm
If the NXT 2.0 proposal is accepted, the rebranding needs to come up with 2 names (one for NXT and one for fNXT, the forging token). Both will exist separately, and will trade on exchanges etc. Probably a good idea to come up with names which reflect this parent/child relationship...

I think we need to keep the name Nxt for the childchain and BASE (or something else) for the motherchain.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: sadface on February 21, 2016, 07:25:08 pm
How about Blocknet?

I see there was some ann in bitcointalk but haven't followed the project.
https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=829576.6000

The name blocknet sounds cool and is somewhat similar to what NXT 2.0 is trying to achieve.

blocknet was some kind of umbrella for several coins. similar to supernet. would be very confusing to use that name.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Tosch110 on February 21, 2016, 07:41:04 pm
As I already posted in Nxt 2.0 Thread:

I have a name idea for this chain instead of "fNXT" we could call it "meta" as it contains information about the child chain but is not the childchain itself. It is "beyond" the childChains so I think the name META fits pretty well for this.

Quote from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metadata
Metadata is "data that provides information about other data

So META for the fNXT and keep NXT for the childChain :)

It also seems very possible to get a good google ranking for META
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on February 22, 2016, 03:44:46 am
As I already posted in Nxt 2.0 Thread:

I have a name idea for this chain instead of "fNXT" we could call it "meta" as it contains information about the child chain but is not the childchain itself. It is "beyond" the childChains so I think the name META fits pretty well for this.

Quote from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metadata
Metadata is "data that provides information about other data

So META for the fNXT and keep NXT for the childChain :)

It also seems very possible to get a good google ranking for META
Meta sounds appropriate and unique.
Maybe even the tokens could be referred to as Meta or meta nxt / Mnxt

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Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 22, 2016, 11:21:08 am
M = Main
E = Estimatable
T = Transactions
A = Architecture?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 22, 2016, 11:28:58 am
M = Main
E(E) = Estimatable Energy (efficient)
T = Transactions
A = Architecture?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Hachoir on February 22, 2016, 11:41:26 am
Meta sounds good

Let's go with metacoin
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 22, 2016, 11:58:33 am
I would remove the "coin" in the name because NXT is more than that! :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 22, 2016, 11:58:37 am
M = Main
E(E) = Estimatable Energy (efficient)
T = Transactions
A = Architecture?

Ah yeah environment goes first ;) haha thnx Lurker  :-*
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 22, 2016, 12:04:35 pm
In other thread also discussion about name. I have asked them to move it to this thread.


Names I have for now:
I like PARTON or GLUON (I have a theoretical physics backround :) ) Parton is a basic particle out of which all other particles are build, gluon is
a gravity quant, and it's cool because a week ago humanity discovered gravitational waves
Also WAVES seem to be nice, due to this :)
Forklog suggests RISE, which is pretty cool too, it can be XRS at exchanges.
Tell me what you guys think

I was wondering when the names discussion would start :)
Quark is taken, right?
'Lepton' is pretty good, and it is also the name of a coin in ancient Greece - the smallest unit. (Actually it looks like the sub-unit of modern Greek coins too.)
Edit: the lepton's symbol is lambda, which also has lots of connotations in different branches of science
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 22, 2016, 12:05:38 pm
In other thread also discussion about name. I have asked them to move it to this thread.


Names I have for now:
I like PARTON or GLUON (I have a theoretical physics backround :) ) Parton is a basic particle out of which all other particles are build, gluon is
a gravity quant, and it's cool because a week ago humanity discovered gravitational waves
Also WAVES seem to be nice, due to this :)
Forklog suggests RISE, which is pretty cool too, it can be XRS at exchanges.
Tell me what you guys think

I was wondering when the names discussion would start :)
Quark is taken, right?
'Lepton' is pretty good, and it is also the name of a coin in ancient Greece - the smallest unit. (Actually it looks like the sub-unit of modern Greek coins too.)
Edit: the lepton's symbol is lambda, which also has lots of connotations in different branches of science

This is about the name for coinomat's new platform :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 22, 2016, 12:07:06 pm
Oh lol sorry, didn't see that ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Hachoir on February 22, 2016, 12:11:12 pm
I would remove the "coin" in the name because NXT is more than that! :)

That doesn't matter. The point is also to find it quick on google, so meta alone is not enough. Metacoin on the other hand fits that purpose.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 22, 2016, 12:14:51 pm

I would remove the "coin" in the name because NXT is more than that! :)

That doesn't matter. The point is also to find it quick on google, so meta alone is not enough. Metacoin on the other hand fits that purpose.

I think it matters. As soon as I see the "coin" in the name it reminds me of all these hundreds of other "coins" around. I would go for something different and without the coin. "Ethereum" is a good example, it's a word that means only that and there is no coin in the word.
But this is just my opinion.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: allwelder on February 22, 2016, 12:21:19 pm
NextBlockchain
 :D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Hachoir on February 22, 2016, 12:36:25 pm
No, meta already tells it's more than a coin because it means it contains something else. The coin suffix is not bad, it tells it is related to crypto, the general public is familiar with that thanks to bitcoin.

But call it meta and let people browse 10 pages results before they find it.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 22, 2016, 01:12:54 pm
No, meta already tells it's more than a coin because it means it contains something else. The coin suffix is not bad, it tells it is related to crypto, the general public is familiar with that thanks to bitcoin.

But call it meta and let people browse 10 pages results before they find it.

or they find this which is actually quite a cool thing! :)
http://meta.com/whatismeta
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on February 22, 2016, 03:01:53 pm

I would remove the "coin" in the name because NXT is more than that! :)

That doesn't matter. The point is also to find it quick on google, so meta alone is not enough. Metacoin on the other hand fits that purpose.

I think it matters. As soon as I see the "coin" in the name it reminds me of all these hundreds of other "coins" around. I would go for something different and without the coin. "Ethereum" is a good example, it's a word that means only that and there is no coin in the word.
But this is just my opinion.

Good point. Though found Ethereum too complex sounding, and dash too general, yet who can argue with success?

I prefer to keep nxt, but with nxt 2.0 there is an opportunity to call fNxt something more unique indeed.

This name can be more complex since it's target is not the end user but the crypto creator.


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on February 22, 2016, 03:20:07 pm

I would remove the "coin" in the name because NXT is more than that! :)

That doesn't matter. The point is also to find it quick on google, so meta alone is not enough. Metacoin on the other hand fits that purpose.

I think it matters. As soon as I see the "coin" in the name it reminds me of all these hundreds of other "coins" around. I would go for something different and without the coin. "Ethereum" is a good example, it's a word that means only that and there is no coin in the word.
But this is just my opinion.

Good point. Though found Ethereum too complex sounding, and dash too general, yet who can argue with success?

I prefer to keep nxt, but with nxt 2.0 there is an opportunity to call fNxt something more unique indeed.

This name can be more complex since it's target is not the end user but the crypto creator.

I would start from godaddy.com or somewhere else, to check availability of domains. The best would be to have a name and a matching domain.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on February 22, 2016, 09:21:59 pm
META doesn't sound powerfull to me, it's like a side salad.  ;)

BASE, NETWORK or SYSTEM aims to a more important approach. We need to be the strong base for crypto and blockchain solutions.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Peter2516 on February 23, 2016, 06:24:56 am
META doesn't sound powerfull to me, it's like a side salad.  ;)
And you're probably thinking of http://1.static.upcoming.nl/static/images/528ad75842_1417009944_Meta__list-noup.jpg
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 23, 2016, 11:19:59 am
BAES

B = Blockchain
A = Architecture
      &
E = Energysaving
S = Superclub


Looks like Baas in dutch, meaning Boss ;)

And the boss controls it all LOL
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 23, 2016, 10:26:09 pm
I think NXT needs to remain the name, its good, it says alot about what we are.

We are the NXT generation of crypto!

Things are chipping away slowly and we will get world attention sooner or later.

the term next also suggests that we are going to be dominant, to replace something that already was in place (BTC).

We are a fresh start, continual progress.

Just hit the marketing harder and it will be alright, already the nxt revitalization plan has been successful.

We just need to hang in there.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nexern on February 23, 2016, 10:31:17 pm
i like nxt. it's a perfect name from my pov but just in case, what about this direction?

NOS  (NXT Operating System)
NEOS (NXT Economical Operating System)
NMOS (NXT Monetary Operating System)
NFOS (NXT Financial Operating System)

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: apenzl on February 24, 2016, 09:47:52 am
(http://i.imgur.com/r2ElUwD.png)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on February 24, 2016, 10:05:08 am
NEO or NEOS are great, but IMHO too short for google...

I propose NEOCHAIN
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: lurker10 on February 24, 2016, 10:12:07 am
NEOCHAIN, N(e)XT Economy Operating Chain, NEO for currency units, I like that. Are there legal issues from keeping NXT in the full name?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on February 24, 2016, 12:05:58 pm
Are there legal issues from keeping NXT in the full name?
https://nxtforum.org/general-discussion/new-name-ideas-of-nxt-(easier-to-find-on-google-f-e-)/msg209774/#msg209774

NXTstuff should not be a problem only NXT is..
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on February 24, 2016, 03:24:41 pm
NXTstuff should not be a problem only NXT is.. I'm not sure anymore cause then, we should simply go on with NXTCHAIN or/and, as we are already (want it or not) : NXTCOIN

Where is the possible confusion with any other NXT activity ? No NXTCHAIN trademark no NXTCOIN trademark, and more importantly no other NXT blockchain. Is there a NXT trademark related to e-payment or P2P crytpography ?

It there a confusion between the product they offer and ours ?

I just read this : http://magnumip.com.au/branding-trademarks/trademark-applications/what-are-trademark-classes/
which conclude that a "telecom company: consultancy and devices installation" could probably own a trademark EXCEL in its field of activity because it does not overlap the microsoft trademark on "spreadsheet software". It is quite close... so, at the extreme, you could market an OS and call it EXCEL....?

26^3 = 17576. So 17000 trademark in the nice class 42 with each 3 letters combinations and this TM class is entirely full ?
It is either impossible or the system is broken.

So for the system to remain, judges have to consider if the category of activity/protection is sharp enough, if not... because things change.. (and this classification is 20 years old) the only thing that remain is the description associated with the trademark. Some do not provide a description but if Microsoft did it with "spreadsheet software" and not "all IT" it is because they anticipated it.

NXTCHAIN and/or NXTCOIN and it should be fine.

Are should we go for "Dollars" ? it may not have a trademark ?  :P who owns that, and what is is Nice TM classification ? Then there would really be confusion.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: neofelis on February 24, 2016, 06:39:51 pm
Assuming somebody who holds the trademark for NXT, want to get us to stop, how will they do this? Jail our developers?  Make it illegal to type "N" "X" "T"?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on February 24, 2016, 07:26:45 pm
In court they can demand to make it illegal to use the trademark Nxt. So they can take down sites/social media accounts. Businesses will likely not use Nxt too, because they can get fined. Horrible world without Nxt.  :o
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 24, 2016, 09:17:17 pm
Any rebranding should retain the word NXT i strongly feel.

Perhaps we need to just add another term or wording along with the word NXT or even come up with an acronym for NXT?

Just like NEM have done so, interestingly enough googling NEM comes up with pages of irrelevant stuff too.

How about something like:

New Xchange Technology

or..

Next Xchange Technology


Come on guys lets brainstorm and come up with something clever!

I love NXT, i love the branding and i love the logo.

NXT is the future, lets embrace it!
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on February 24, 2016, 09:28:55 pm
We sure like Nxt, but I think a rebrand with new name will get more attention and interest. And Nxt will get stripped off with all the negative arguments (bad distribution etc..) with a new name.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 24, 2016, 09:46:15 pm
I think you have to be careful with NXT as-is, even as an acronym. So words including NXT or alluding to it?
CONNEXT
NEXUS
INDE (Latin, but has nice connotations of indy, independent)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 24, 2016, 11:04:53 pm
We sure like Nxt, but I think a rebrand with new name will get more attention and interest. And Nxt will get stripped off with all the negative arguments (bad distribution etc..) with a new name.

Well possibly, but if we were to do anything serious, we would be better off to pay some marketing agency to come up with a unique name that doesnt exist in the english language, just like for example how Kiwifruit are marketed as Zespri.

Something that pretty much all coins are lacking is marketing, and i mean serious marketing, not some DIY kind of stuff.

Im sure there must be people in the community who have such skills, if so, this would save considerable cost.

I dont really think that DASH has removed 100% of the bad stigma from darkcoin, its only really made it more attractive, and removed any ties with criminal activity.

We really need to define a name that ensures that we are a successor, something to replace the "old with"

Thats why NXT is attractive to me.
The thesaurus did not come up with many words that are unique at all.

Perhaps a latin translation or some other language may work?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: saladin89 on February 24, 2016, 11:23:32 pm
shooting out som ideas

metachain
metafor(instead of metaphor)
mediax
metalayer
metanxt
metatokens
metadata
metacrystal
metainfo
meta
legion
neomatter
xchange
xtoken
connect
index
luminous
liminality=In anthropology, liminality (from the Latin word līmen, meaning "a threshold") is the quality of ambiguity or disorientation that occurs in the middle stage of rituals, when participants no longer hold their pre-ritual status but have not yet begun the transition to the status they will hold when the ritual is complete ...
liminal
liminal space
fluid  space



latin words maybe?
chain=vinculum
layer=stratum
information=indicium
exchange=commercium
money=pecuncia, argentum,nummus, numus
nota
liminality=limen
transition=transitus
change=recensere
space=spatium
changing=mutata



difficult finding a name that fits... i am against any name with coin in it, it will only be lumped with all the other shitcoins if that happens, also very  unoriginal with coin.

I kind of like liminal and nummus.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 25, 2016, 07:45:00 pm
argentum sounds good
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: EvilDave on February 25, 2016, 10:30:06 pm
sadly:

http://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/argentum/
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 26, 2016, 12:58:42 am
sadly:

http://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/argentum/

Looks dead to me !
lol

But Numus could work.


I still really like NXT and its futuristic logo though.

As far as trademark issues go, the term NXT is used everywhere, so is not an issue, its really only a distinct issue that a name change would easily resolve.

Surley we will surpass dogecoin, its only a matter of time before things settle out and balance.

Its stupid that a meme based coin can have such a high marketcap.

It shows that marketing is key, more than anything else.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on February 26, 2016, 07:33:23 am
Some good proposals, but I still like

     NEOCHAIN

best.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on February 26, 2016, 10:13:45 am
Maybe just NXT 2.0?

It would solve the google/twitter search by making it more unique, it would make people to take a look again at nxt, because what's the 2.0 thing?

You can keep nxt, the 3 letter code, for the currency token.

It also keeps nxt and fnxt together, because if you are going to rename fnxt alone, you get more of a divide between the 2 coins and communities.


Rebranding only for legal reasons I am not convinced of.

As I often think: better to make money and risking it to be stolen by legalized thugs, than to make no money at all.


Rebranding nxt has a great cost. We lose all the marketing we have  put in the name. Many in the crypto community know nxt thanks to our 2 year effort.

Odds are very high we get a new bitcoin bubble and those coins will invest much more likely in something they have heard about several times before.

How many times did you have to hear 'bitcoin' or 'nxt' before you decided to invest?

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nexern on February 26, 2016, 02:53:59 pm
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 26, 2016, 03:09:02 pm
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT

I'm assuming these are acronyms. Given some of your other posts, I can guess what the 'F' stands for...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: coretechs on February 26, 2016, 03:11:26 pm
I don't think rebranding is a good idea, but if Nxt 2.0 ends up with a different forging token I think that forging token should have a unique name.

"fNXT" is not very nice, it sounds too much like a short way of saying "f*** Nxt"!

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: chanc3r on February 26, 2016, 07:25:36 pm
I don't think rebranding is a good idea, but if Nxt 2.0 ends up with a different forging token I think that forging token should have a unique name.

"fNXT" is not very nice, it sounds too much like a short way of saying "f*** Nxt"!

OCTRA = One Chain TO Rule (them) ALL
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: maddy83 on February 26, 2016, 08:07:04 pm
For the parent chain, how about something which reflects its role (hosting a bunch of childchains)? I am thinking HOST, ROOT, BASE...
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on February 26, 2016, 10:28:34 pm
NXT' (prime)?

Envoyé de mon GT-I9195 en utilisant Tapatalk

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: EvilDave on February 26, 2016, 11:44:00 pm
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT

The Coin Formerly kNown as Nxt ?  ;D

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on February 27, 2016, 12:17:37 am
This is starting to look like this scene: https://youtu.be/tLiJJh6erWY


I like: Enexte 
the next nxt.

Or even better:  Enexti
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nexern on February 27, 2016, 12:38:45 am
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT

The Coin Formerly kNown as Nxt ?  ;D

harhar...yes! but unfortunatly it didn't went well for prince iirc so better stick with another acronym.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on February 27, 2016, 11:21:40 am
This is starting to look like this scene: https://youtu.be/tLiJJh6erWY


I like: Enexte 
the next nxt.

Or even better:  Enexti

this could work
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: box1413 on February 27, 2016, 10:43:00 pm
tell that to some random person. and if they can't spell it easily. fail.

ask someone to spell "ethereum", "bitshares", "dash", etc and they can very well spell it easily by pronouncing it. keep in mind nxt lacks marketing, and its branding situation your trying to solve.

sorry but i dont think your enexti will fly.

I think the best approach is to hit up a "English" forum that specializes in latin root words and pick the brains of those members to find a good name. Then cross reference it to existing brands that make use of it so it won't have a branding clash like legos and wrestling. Possibly greek related words. Just pulling some off the top of my head: Aegir, Minerva, Aero, etc....

This is starting to look like this scene: https://youtu.be/tLiJJh6erWY


I like: Enexte 
the next nxt.

Or even better:  Enexti


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: phideas on February 28, 2016, 12:08:33 am
FNX codename Fenix.
Just an idea.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: phideas on February 28, 2016, 07:59:58 am
FRG - Forge

I heard the term forging for the first time in relation to NXT. It was a unique idea to replace mining with sustainable solution.
NXT = Next Economy
FRG = Forging, core of the Nxt Economy

If the newcomers start to investigate, what are they gonna buy, it will be clear from the beginning. They will buy a forging token, which will secure the Next Economy.

Name it what it is. Forge. No more, no less. Strong focus.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: EvilDave on February 28, 2016, 11:02:30 pm
Legion.........I just had a moment of GIMP inspiration:

(http://i64.tinypic.com/2m2gzfd.jpg)

or maybe in lowercase:

(http://i63.tinypic.com/23ubz93.jpg)

(feel free to edit the above for your own suggestions/ideas)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: NXT ENTERPRISE on February 29, 2016, 12:00:32 am
Legion.........I just had a moment of GIMP inspiration:

(http://i64.tinypic.com/2m2gzfd.jpg)

or maybe in lowercase:

(http://i63.tinypic.com/23ubz93.jpg)

(feel free to edit the above for your own suggestions/ideas)


I was thinking re-branding is a mistake but more positive news and less infighting would turn things around.

But that looks and sounds awesome.

I would agree to that.

So Legion is the forging coin and NXT the currency?

I think there will be a price turn around when both James become good in communication and find agreement.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: NxtSwe on February 29, 2016, 11:31:29 am
Legion gets a thumbs up from me.
What about the legal aspect of that name, will the future Legion Foundation be sued by Legion inc?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: coretechs on February 29, 2016, 01:02:55 pm
FRG - Forge

I heard the term forging for the first time in relation to NXT. It was a unique idea to replace mining with sustainable solution.
NXT = Next Economy
FRG = Forging, core of the Nxt Economy

If the newcomers start to investigate, what are they gonna buy, it will be clear from the beginning. They will buy a forging token, which will secure the Next Economy.

Name it what it is. Forge. No more, no less. Strong focus.


In the 2.0 discussion thread someone used the name "forgies" which I found amusing but also appropriate, and it fits with this suggestion.   ;D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 29, 2016, 01:06:19 pm
FRG - Forge

I heard the term forging for the first time in relation to NXT. It was a unique idea to replace mining with sustainable solution.
NXT = Next Economy
FRG = Forging, core of the Nxt Economy

If the newcomers start to investigate, what are they gonna buy, it will be clear from the beginning. They will buy a forging token, which will secure the Next Economy.

Name it what it is. Forge. No more, no less. Strong focus.


In the 2.0 discussion thread someone used the name "forgies" which I found amusing but also appropriate, and it fits with this suggestion.   ;D

FRG is a nice one :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: box1413 on February 29, 2016, 04:21:00 pm
forge sounds nice. what other things are there?

- easy to spell for new people hearing it.
- short
- SEO wise not much noise

what else?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on February 29, 2016, 04:22:31 pm
Forge doesn't have uniformly good connotations :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on February 29, 2016, 04:41:43 pm
[FORN]
Forging Nxt

[FORM]
Formation - all chains in formation ..
Or Forming instead of Forging
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: NXT ENTERPRISE on March 01, 2016, 06:36:19 am
Legion

Even the - we are Legion crowd and association may bring the new NXT into the news.

Freedom from everything.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: SafeFund on March 01, 2016, 07:08:24 am
NXT or NEXT is good in my humble opinion.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: emarkus on March 02, 2016, 10:53:10 pm
Nextcoin.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 03, 2016, 01:34:52 pm
Nextcoin.

Try tot avoid Coin in the name.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on March 03, 2016, 02:11:39 pm
Nextcoin.

Try tot avoid Coin in the name.

And, also, Nxt.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on March 03, 2016, 09:52:15 pm
how about mustus

latin for NEW
Title: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 03, 2016, 09:54:51 pm
nexti

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 03, 2016, 10:59:18 pm
Forging is for making Nxt chains more secure right?

Why not call it as its function:

For example

[SEC] Secure

[GUARD] Guard

[PRO] Protect

[SHI] Shield


...
[STN] Strengthen...


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 06, 2016, 07:50:01 pm
Let´s call Nxt 2.0:   Bennu.


https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bennu
Quote
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bennu-bird
The Bennu is an ancient Egyptian deity linked with the sun, creation, and rebirth. It may have been the inspiration for the phoenix in Greek mythology.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Brangdon on March 07, 2016, 10:42:44 am
ask someone to spell "ethereum", "bitshares", "dash", etc and they can very well spell it easily by pronouncing it.
Speak for yourself. I can never spell "Ethereum" without looking it up.

FRG - Forge

I heard the term forging for the first time in relation to NXT. It was a unique idea to replace mining with sustainable solution.
The word "forge" is terrible, because to most people it means "faked". A forged banknote is not a real banknote. I think we're stuck with it (we've had threads to find something better, which failed), but I'd resist doubling down on it further.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on March 07, 2016, 10:51:35 am
I heard the term forging for the first time in relation to NXT. It was a unique idea to replace mining with sustainable solution.
The word "forge" is terrible, because to most people it means "faked". A forged banknote is not a real banknote. I think we're stuck with it (we've had threads to find something better, which failed), but I'd resist doubling down on it further.
[/quote]

The market decided mining for pos coins shall be called 'staking'.

I like it better than forging.

Let's go with the flow.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: xcn on March 07, 2016, 12:33:25 pm
how about mustus

latin for NEW

+1
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on March 07, 2016, 12:51:01 pm
how about mustus

latin for NEW

+1

Must- also has implications of old and stale in English.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 09, 2016, 08:51:31 pm
NOVA
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 09, 2016, 09:15:29 pm
NOVA

Sounds good but cant think of a word with V

NOBA

Nxt
Omniversal
Blockchain
Architecture

Nevermind noba is synonym for noob ;D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 09, 2016, 09:20:28 pm
NOVA

good one.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 09, 2016, 09:20:40 pm
NOVA

Sounds good but cant think of a word with V

NOBA

Nxt
Omniversal
Blockchain
Architecture

Nevermind noba is synonym for noob ;D

What about NoFa than.

Nxt omniversal Forging Architecture.

Quote
Nofa's are very trust worthy and friendly, tall and beautiful in a different way, does not like to follow the crowd and has their own sense of style, may be unsure of herself at times but gets through the tough times, she is amazing and awesome, and smart, the name is rare but if you have it your fantastic 
(smexilicious)

Never leaves your side 
Over protective at times 
Fun (always) 
Always there when you need it

"Yo man that girl is just like a Nofa." 
I need a Nofa in my life!"

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on March 10, 2016, 10:33:44 am
NOVA

good one.

The (probably apocryphal) story goes that Vauxhall had problems selling the Nova in Latin America, because it is Spanish for 'Doesn't go'.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Canaanite on March 10, 2016, 10:35:02 am
Re-branding NXT sounds to me like a good idea
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: yassin54 on March 10, 2016, 10:36:02 am
Maybe Magic-NXT  :D :D :D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: SafeFund on March 10, 2016, 12:53:59 pm
How about rebranding it to:   Breeze

It is like a nice breeze in a warm spring day.

Or it can be "Spring" too. But the original Flash is also very good.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: coretechs on March 10, 2016, 01:30:32 pm
NXT or NEXT is good in my humble opinion.

In all honesty, I still think any re-branding/re-naming is a bad idea.  Nxt has a legacy, good and bad, and trying to rename it to something else ultimately dilutes that brand.  Nxt is the first fully PoS crypto that was not a clone of Bitcoin, and it has a very good name that we should carry proudly.

(plus I always thought it was cool how Nxt backwards is Txn, the common abbreviation for "transaction")


* perhaps there should be a separate thread for naming the fNXT token as the suggestions are getting co-mingled here
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on March 10, 2016, 02:19:46 pm
Just to point out how this can work:

https://blog.lastpass.com/2016/02/meet-the-new-lastpass-logo.html/

Lastpass*** to rebrand (to Lastpass•••|) by E*Trade (https://us.etrade.com/home) over the use of the asterisk in the brand name.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: m19 on March 10, 2016, 02:27:39 pm
I'd go with an easy to pronounce and simple name. Look at all these popular coins: Ethereum (Ether), Ripple, Dash, Factom, Stellar. I think a nice one word with a complete rebrand would do us good.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: durerus on March 10, 2016, 03:39:03 pm
In all honesty, I still think any re-branding/re-naming is a bad idea.  Nxt has a legacy, good and bad, and trying to rename it to something else ultimately dilutes that brand.  Nxt is the first fully PoS crypto that was not a clone of Bitcoin, and it has a very good name that we should carry proudly.

Initially I thought so, too. But nobody except those still here cares about that legacy going along with the name NXT. You can see evidence for this on coinmarketcap.com. Therefore IMO it doesn't make much sense to stick to the name and hazard the consequences of legal fights over branding. Those really interested in the ideology can still find our history on BTT or here. As long as we are still NXT under the new name, everything should be fine.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on March 10, 2016, 03:46:39 pm
I see NXT 2.0 like a tree with several branches. Probably fnxt could be called "root" or something like that. :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Fortis on March 10, 2016, 06:02:10 pm
i think fnxt is a horrible name... i agree with the guy who said  it sounds like fuck nxt ...

DONT SEARCH HERE IS THE BEST OPTION

nXTX has good opportunity on google... to be well  indexed  ... there is no big corp with this name
good for us ...smooth  transition
x can refer simply to the versions


btc donation  1mEDxsDiT9Hj73fqTmzJBinYsHB7ApA44



(http://i.imgur.com/zQxhRSb.png)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: mr001 on March 10, 2016, 06:23:03 pm
Thor­ium
Fer­mium
Ter­bium
 ::)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 10, 2016, 06:52:41 pm
[The (probably apocryphal) story goes that Vauxhall had problems selling the Nova in Latin America, because it is Spanish for 'Doesn't go'.

Plural : NOVAE
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 10, 2016, 06:54:50 pm
I see NXT 2.0 like a tree with several branches. Probably fnxt could be called "root" or something like that. :)

Someone few pages before, suggested OAK for the same reason.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: coretechs on March 10, 2016, 07:08:28 pm
Initially I thought so, too. But nobody except those still here cares about that legacy going along with the name NXT. You can see evidence for this on coinmarketcap.com. Therefore IMO it doesn't make much sense to stick to the name and hazard the consequences of legal fights over branding. Those really interested in the ideology can still find our history on BTT or here. As long as we are still NXT under the new name, everything should be fine.

What evidence?  The price?  That has nothing to do with the name Nxt.  Darkcoin had to rename for anyone to take them seriously because it sounded like some angry teenager project, and "Dash" is already used by Amazon.

I also think the legal hazard doesn't really exist.  Lego uses Nxt, WWE uses NXT, some bank uses Nxt, Runescape uses Nxt, etc, and this is an open-source project so there is no "official" name because BCNext is anonymous and the community simply ran with the name as it evolved.

Nxt.org appears on the first page when you Google search for Nxt, it can't get easier than that (thread title).
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 10, 2016, 07:17:33 pm
Just to point out how this can work:

https://blog.lastpass.com/2016/02/meet-the-new-lastpass-logo.html/

Lastpass*** to rebrand (to Lastpass•••|) by E*Trade (https://us.etrade.com/home) over the use of the asterisk in the brand name.

Funny to notice that in the comment you have users saying they do not like the new logo. While as I never saw the previous one, I find their logo quite cool.
People never like changes. But new people never look in the past either..

I'd prefer to keep it Nxt too, but it is now the best opportunity to tackle this potential problem with a minimum damage. It can even become a marketing opportunity. For sure it is, what is not sure is to be able to convert it this way.

Hey! NXT 2.0 rocks : this is the first scalability plan that was ever presented to me, other than vague ideas.

This plan will allow nxt to claim to be suited for full scale. No others are yet pretending that, and if they would start, they would still have more work than "us" (not counting those who may never be able to scale).

So NXT as good chances to becomes the first "Root of a load of super Novaes"  :D



 
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on March 10, 2016, 08:03:30 pm
(plus I always thought it was cool how Nxt backwards is Txn, the common abbreviation for "transaction")

TXN could be a name for the forging token.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Cassius on March 10, 2016, 08:15:07 pm
Txn is a nice nod to the original name and transactions, but it's not very pronounceable. It needs some vowels.
Toxin?
Texan?
Tyxyn. That would be really good for Scrabble.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Brangdon on March 10, 2016, 08:34:31 pm
Nxt.org appears on the first page when you Google search for Nxt, it can't get easier than that (thread title).
It's on the first page, true, but it's not the first item for me. I get three WWE news stories, then three WWE links (including their Wikipedia page and twitter), then one link for us, then two more WWE, and finally two Lego links. There's a big WWE banner top-right. So we're there but drowned out in other links. I have a news app that searches for "NXT coin", and that has so much WWE stuff it's basically useless.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 10, 2016, 08:55:48 pm
Nxt.org appears on the first page when you Google search for Nxt, it can't get easier than that (thread title).
It's on the first page, true, but it's not the first item for me. I get three WWE news stories, then three WWE links (including their Wikipedia page and twitter), then one link for us, then two more WWE, and finally two Lego links. There's a big WWE banner top-right. So we're there but drowned out in other links. I have a news app that searches for "NXT coin", and that has so much WWE stuff it's basically useless.



Yeah, just go on https://www.google.com/search?q=nxt   it is all wrestling stuff. Nxt name is doing us more bad than good.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 10, 2016, 08:57:54 pm
I see NXT 2.0 like a tree with several branches. Probably fnxt could be called "root" or something like that. :)

I like the root concept, what about:

Radix  (latin for root)

or

Radicon (esperanto for root)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: mr001 on March 10, 2016, 09:53:23 pm
CEOS. Crypto exchanging operating system. Or something similar.


CEOS sound good
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: bidji29 on March 10, 2016, 10:06:46 pm
I though about going latin for the name
For NXT 2.0 new name ,I though about fire. In latin it's "Ignis"

It's a very simple world, with a simple meaning. And there is almost nothing called Ignis. I searched google and the only things that came up is a car, in production from 2000 to 2008. So i think it's good from this side.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nxter on March 11, 2016, 12:32:09 am
We should start compiling a list with all the suggestions.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on March 11, 2016, 01:12:19 am
Nxt.org appears on the first page when you Google search for Nxt, it can't get easier than that (thread title).
It's on the first page, true, but it's not the first item for me. I get three WWE news stories, then three WWE links (including their Wikipedia page and twitter), then one link for us, then two more WWE, and finally two Lego links. There's a big WWE banner top-right. So we're there but drowned out in other links. I have a news app that searches for "NXT coin", and that has so much WWE stuff it's basically useless.

I think if we spend some more time on search engine optimization, it will pay off.

The thing is if other people are looking for WWE etc, then the reverse can happen for them too if we do it right.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on March 11, 2016, 07:11:36 am
I'm not a native english speaker, so I'm not sure about it.

Would ChainFX (chaineffects) be a nice wordplay?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 11, 2016, 09:09:34 am
The thing is if other people are looking for WWE etc, then the reverse can happen for them too if we do it right.

This is only true for one out of 1 million  = this is not true ! But this is a classical belief for any new entrepreneur. That's how every ad network steal value to newbies. People do not target their ads because they think : new people might be interested...

I think if we spend some more time on search engine optimization, it will pay off.

If you are thinking to terms like cryptocurency, alternative money, crypto plateform, bitcoin2.0, altcoin etc.. yes you are absolutly right.
But for a brand name, it is useless.
It is only interesting to look at search engines to avoir conflict with other strong brand name so that you become the first to be strong.

Fore sure, it would be interesting that those with websites, naturally link each others on good keywords / article. It would help these articles to show up on the search for the keyword... humm.. now I start to see an interesting use for the keyword meta tag..
 
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: saladin89 on March 11, 2016, 09:32:37 am
As mentioned previously on the thread flash. flash i think is a really good name for nxt, simple and easy to remember.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 11, 2016, 09:33:52 am
As mentioned previously on the thread flash. flash i think is a really good name for nxt, simple and easy to remember.

Forged in a Flash ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: saladin89 on March 11, 2016, 09:39:22 am
if flash already is trademarked blaze is ok too. maybe a new word instead of glow, make it glo or o3b instead of orb.

loom


this thread will go on forever.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: mr001 on March 11, 2016, 01:17:10 pm
BitCoin, BitShare ... BitAsset ? ;D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on March 12, 2016, 02:43:10 pm
About the naming thing. I don't want to drop NXT.

I want to continue to promote NXT, the NXT generation of Cryptocurrency.

Just focusing on what we have, the nxt asset exchange, but making the nrs client more userfriendly, possibly building a great web interface, doing something usefull with the aliases etc, we can make it a success.

There is not a single trully decentralised asset exchange without counterparty risk, except for NXT.


But with NXT splitting up into 2 coins there is an opportunity to give fNXT, the motherchain, a new name, and a new life.

That is the cryptoplatform part, trying to attract other childchains, new cryptocurrencies or decentralised apps to it.

It's a good idea to not use NXT name as that is already connected to a currency and asset exchange.

It must focus on being a platform. The marketing will be very different there.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 12, 2016, 03:50:55 pm
True and I don't think platform is a good word. It looks very centralized and proprietary to me. Isn't it just a crypto network ?

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Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on March 12, 2016, 03:57:53 pm
True and I don't think platform is a good word. It looks very centralized and proprietary to me. Isn't it just a crypto network ?

interesting view :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Marc De Mesel on March 12, 2016, 04:32:27 pm
rebranding can also fail and be the nail in the coffin.

Remember moneybookers, the big european competitor of paypal?

It changed name but always mentions it's old name to people as well.

I can see that happen with NXT too.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: dsattler on March 13, 2016, 08:08:25 am
rebranding can also fail and be the nail in the coffin.

I don't think so. A carefully chosen name is a chance to get some new interest into the platform and could help to prevent legal issues.

Am I the only one who thinks that "NXT" wasn't such a smart name decision? The people even don't know how to spell it! Is it "next" or is it "n-x-t"?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jean-Luc on March 13, 2016, 08:40:42 am
I have been using FXT for the forging token in the code at least.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: allwelder on March 13, 2016, 10:15:12 am
Bad idea to change  a brand built with more than 2 years time.
Should try to strong it rather than to discard IMO.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: capodieci on March 13, 2016, 02:54:29 pm
Reticulum Pecunia Numerus, RPN - digital currency network in Latin.

WOW, i love it!

But we are not (mainly) a currency. Replace "pecunia" with ecosystem, platform, or other words I didn't find in latin :)

R
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 13, 2016, 05:15:48 pm
Perhaps we should only focus on the name of the fNXT instead of searching a name for the whole system.
The whole system will still be called NXT for a long time anyway. NXT will be the first childchain.
If one day it becomes too difficult for conflicting legal reason, then it will be time to suggest to use the name of the "main, root, forging, staking, validating, secure, lock.." chain instead of NXT.

We must find a good name for it anyway.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on March 13, 2016, 10:35:59 pm
True and I don't think platform is a good word. It looks very centralized and proprietary to me. Isn't it just a crypto network ?

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Yes i agree and also with the above comments.

Lets keep NXT for the name of the currency and for the "fNXT" we will come up with some new branding.

That way, the NXT foundation does not have to change name etc.

I like chain FX :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: capodieci on March 22, 2016, 02:47:15 am
Lets keep NXT for the name of the currency and for the "fNXT" we will come up with some new branding.

That way, the NXT foundation does not have to change name etc.

The point is that if we didn't have to change name, we wouldn't ;) The problem is that NXT is a trademark used way before us by many others in the IT industry and outside. Soon or later there will be a cease and desist letter coming along, and we will not be prepared. If we are intelligent we can be ready and have a smooth transition from NXT to whatever new name we will have :)

R
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: remix on March 22, 2016, 10:34:22 am
Lets keep NXT for the name of the currency and for the "fNXT" we will come up with some new branding.

That way, the NXT foundation does not have to change name etc.

The point is that if we didn't have to change name, we wouldn't ;) The problem is that NXT is a trademark used way before us by many others in the IT industry and outside. Soon or later there will be a cease and desist letter coming along, and we will not be prepared. If we are intelligent we can be ready and have a smooth transition from NXT to whatever new name we will have :)

R

There are risks with keeping the name and changing it. Why not think about both sides? By changing  the name the value built into the current name is lost. It avoids a possible situation which hasn't realized in over two years, and perhaps never will.

And why not decide a new name for fNXT first, because that is a bad name from the start. Maybe that could be trademarked, but I don't think even that is a good idea. The best holder of that name would be Jean-Luc, who is anonymous.

I haven't seen this issue affect other cryptos in any way. It seems Mark Karpeles is selling the Bitcoin trademark ( https://www.rt.com/business/161976-mtgox-sell-bitcoin-trademarks/ (https://www.rt.com/business/161976-mtgox-sell-bitcoin-trademarks/)), but I have never heard ownership of a trademark affect Bitcoin businesses in any way. If some trademark troll wishes to try to sue a decentralized currency, he would probably buy the trademark from Karpeles.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: coretechs on March 22, 2016, 12:31:52 pm
I have been using FXT for the forging token in the code at least.

Perfect.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on March 22, 2016, 03:45:12 pm
Just to keep this conversation progressing,

Does the name Blockport suit NXT 2.0 design?

Google it, it's not that widely used.

Relevant to nxt 2.0 in the sense that side chains are like ships and the main chain is like a port that "services" them.

The word port also indirectly signifies a hub of trade and commerce  8)


Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 22, 2016, 04:28:03 pm
Just to keep this conversation progressing,

Does the name Blockport suit NXT 2.0 design?

Google it, it's not that widely used.

Relevant to nxt 2.0 in the sense that side chains are like ships and the main chain is like a port that "services" them.

The word port also indirectly signifies a hub of trade and commerce  8)

Nice idea!
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 22, 2016, 08:20:48 pm
blockport is too long but marin analogy is good. Money  history is related to it. Its an untapped metaphorical area.

DOCK?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on March 23, 2016, 05:49:44 am
blockport is too long but marin analogy is good. Money  history is related to it. Its an untapped metaphorical area.

DOCK?

Dock sounds good... but hey, it's such an over-used generic term these days. It doesn't really give a unique feel.
Besides, just google the term "dock", i doubt it will make SEO any easier than just keeping the name Nxt.

However, i agree, this is a good line of thinking  :)

But we must also then think of consistency in NXT terms, if we go the marine analogy route, the term forging may not suffice... and i don't think "fishing" would be a popular alternative lol
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 23, 2016, 08:15:15 am
SONAR
searching for new blocks to forge ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: EvilDave on March 23, 2016, 08:52:28 pm
Damelon has posted before about the dangers of coming into conflict over trademarking with other users of the name 'NXT'.
Here's an example of a more established business in the financial software world that is also using NXT :

https://www.blackbaud.com/fundraising-and-relationship-management/raisers-edge-nxt

Love the name, btw.  8)

It's becoming incresingly obvious to me that NXT is simply too generic, and that re-branding Nxt 2.0 might be a good idea.

 
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TwinWinNerD on March 23, 2016, 11:15:19 pm
Damelon has posted before about the dangers of coming into conflict over trademarking with other users of the name 'NXT'.
Here's an example of a more established business in the financial software world that is also using NXT :

https://www.blackbaud.com/fundraising-and-relationship-management/raisers-edge-nxt

Love the name, btw.  8)

It's becoming incresingly obvious to me that NXT is simply too generic, and that re-branding Nxt 2.0 might be a good idea.

 

just to tag along: http://www.nxtcapital.com/

NXT is a cool name but way too overused
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on March 23, 2016, 11:51:38 pm
I gathered all the proposals so far. I think we have a good base here to start!

Argentum
BAES
BASE
BASE
BASIC
BEE
Bennu
Bit2
BLINK
BLOC
Blockport
CATENA
CEOS
CHAIN
ChainFX
CONNEXT
Connext
DBASE
DIVE
Divixion
DOCK
DROP - Decentralized Reference Online Platform
Eco
Enexti
EVY
EVYM
EXOS
Fermium
FNX - Fenix
Forge
Form
Forn
FRG
GLADOS
GLUON
Ignis
INDE
Legion
Lepton
Liminal
meta
MetaCoin
MUSC
Mustus
NBC/XBC - NextBlockchain
NEO - NEOCHAIN
NEOS
NetCoins
NextBlockchain
Nexti
Nexti
NEXUS
NFOS
NMOS
NoFa
NOS
Nova
NOVAE
Nummus
NXTBLACK
NxtBlocks
NXTC - NxtCrypt
NXTCHAIN
NXTChain
NxtChains
NXTCoin
NXTCommunity
NXTCrowdfund
NXTCrypto...
NXTCurrency
NxtPlatform
OAK
OCTRA
PARTON
PLATFORM
Radicon
Radix
RPN - Reticulum Pecunia Numerus
SCALE
Sonar
SYSTEM
TANDEM
TARU
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT
Terbium
Thorium
TKN - Token
TOKEN
Wolfpack
Xentity
Xian
XOcean
Xonar


If there is one I haven't listed, please let me know.

How should we proceed? More brainstorming or should we organize a vote?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on March 24, 2016, 06:52:34 am
You forgot a few of mine:

TOKEN
SCALE
PLATFORM
SYSTEM
BASIC
BASE
CHAIN
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on March 24, 2016, 06:55:33 am
You forgot a few of mine:

TOKEN
SCALE
PLATFORM
SYSTEM
BASIC
BASE
CHAIN

Thanks, added to my post.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: komputor on March 24, 2016, 06:00:41 pm
I gathered all the proposals so far. I think we have a good base here to start!

....
Dockport
....

The name i suggested was Blockport :)
Dockport sounds interesting too but then we loose the correlation with blockchain.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on March 24, 2016, 07:22:10 pm
The name i suggested was Blockport :)
Dockport sounds interesting too but then we loose the correlation with blockchain.

Yes, I've mixed it up with DOCK!  :D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jean-Luc on March 26, 2016, 07:00:48 am
As "Nxt Phoenix" was mentioned in the other thread, how about calling the new side chain (if we go this route) Phoenix, which can be abbreviated as either PHX of FNX. Then we have FXT for the forging chain, keep NXT for the NXT2 child chain to indicate continuity, and FNX for the new chain for which we do IPO. The three sound related, and having X in the name helps.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: allwelder on March 26, 2016, 08:13:41 am
As "Nxt Phoenix" was mentioned in the other thread, how about calling the new side chain (if we go this route) Phoenix, which can be abbreviated as either PHX of FNX. Then we have FXT for the forging chain, keep NXT for the NXT2 child chain to indicate continuity, and FNX for the new chain for which we do IPO. The three sound related, and having X in the name helps.
If IPO with 2.0 release,IPO participants will get Childchain token FNX or FNXT,or both?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jean-Luc on March 26, 2016, 08:26:24 am
This is what we still need to decide. The IPO should be mostly for FNX, but my suggestion is to also allocate some percentage of the forging token FXT for IPO investors. Because for a long term investor, this is the token that should be more attractive - as long as the platform exists, it is guaranteed to also exist and bring forging income. Any child chain such as NXT or FNX may some day stop being used.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: allwelder on March 26, 2016, 08:38:42 am
This is what we still need to decide. The IPO should be mostly for FNX, but my suggestion is to also allocate some percentage of the forging token FXT for IPO investors. Because for a long term investor, this is the token that should be more attractive - as long as the platform exists, it is guaranteed to also exist and bring forging income. Any child chain such as NXT or FNX may some day stop being used.
If IPOer will also get som FNXT,that's we are diluting the existed Nxters' NXT by IPO,I think this is really dangerous.
I hope this IPO only for FNX,and if FNXTers want to use FNX Chain,they will need to pay FNXT for FNX,so the FNXer will get FNXT.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: allwelder on March 26, 2016, 08:53:42 am
If there is one I haven't listed, please let me know.

I suggest NextBlockchain, short as NBC or XBC  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on March 26, 2016, 09:49:50 am
This is what we still need to decide. The IPO should be mostly for FNX, but my suggestion is to also allocate some percentage of the forging token FXT for IPO investors. Because for a long term investor, this is the token that should be more attractive - as long as the platform exists, it is guaranteed to also exist and bring forging income. Any child chain such as NXT or FNX may some day stop being used.

I would like to ask for clarification how much of this is "thinking out loud" and still open to reworking.

The key point in all of this, I think, is "lack of proper funding".

I know the first idea in crypto to solve this is doing an ICO, but there are probably also other ways to get it.

This needs to be explored before decisions are made.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jean-Luc on March 26, 2016, 09:58:49 am
No decisions have been made, this is all a discussion and a follow-up for the "expropriation" topic, which was again just a proposal. What is clear is that we can't compete without funding, and an IPO is the obvious first idea in crypto. Now, if an angel investor comes in and drops a few million USD, without asking for coins in return, there will be no need for an IPO. Or if anyone comes up with a better idea. Just asking for donations from existing stakeholders doesn't seem enough to me, and selling those donations will not help the price, even if you do it slowly to avoid dumps.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: capodieci on March 26, 2016, 10:18:19 am
I would follow the path of Ethereum (un the business side, not the technical one - OMG).

Make it easy to deploy private and public solutions, and become popular with government and financial institutions. All the rest comes by itself.

Selling special licenses for corporate solutions is also a self funding method. But can't do that unless it is implementation friendly...

R
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 26, 2016, 10:22:39 am
First I didn't like Phoenix (too shiny), then I started to really do (rebirth from [h]ash), then.. I found http://www.phoenix.com/pages/trademarks and http://www.phoenixframework.org/ so it is not making us progress if it becomes the main name. It could still be the name of this new ipo childchain though I have too think at this more and it it another subject.

But perhaps, we are making progress anyway.

- I see a wish to keep the X
- I see a wish to have good 3 letters, ideally the name would only be 3 letters.

And I'd like to add a basic idea : We should keep some historical meaning.

NXT meant the descendant of Bitcoin. That's what it still is : a natural genetic mutation, and not a monster clone. It was and will remain the first descendant of bitcoin even if it now has some brothers and sisters. The NXT names reflects that and this is important because that's what it is and why it exists. BCNext pointed out Bitcoin weakness and had a plan to improve them. And instead of talking he decided to act = to code. That's what has been done and what is still being continued with addressing the scalability issue.

Whatever name we choose, I feel that we must keep a symbolic link to this original and strong reason of existence. And perhaps, the presence of the X is this symbol we can all agree on.

If I look back at the list with this idea in mind, I get
XChains as a goo candidate, even a simple Xcoin or ....... Xnet

The X is a good picture for the snapshots of childchains. It is mooving in time along the validating chain that links the childchains all together.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: m19 on March 26, 2016, 11:21:04 am
I'd strongly suggest to not use any acronym, it will be a lot harder to build a decent brand around.

http://orbit-design.com/2012/01/27/acronyms-are-brand-killers/
https://www.fatrabbitcreative.com/blog/the-unexpected-perils-of-business-acronyms

And you can find many many more research on this.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Sebastien256 on March 26, 2016, 02:24:26 pm
Here is my input, I worked hard to find it. Actually, it say what NXT is at the moment and is also very easy to pronounce, remember and it also lead to a nice token name.

DROP
Decentralized Reference Online Platform

The main (FNXT) token of the platform would then be DROP!

If you like it, please tell.

Edit: one can also use variant of this, e.g. "theDROP", "oneDROP", "aDROP" for the platform name and DROP for the token.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: mr001 on March 26, 2016, 06:08:05 pm
I like:
Xonar
Nexti
Connext
 ::)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Peter2516 on March 27, 2016, 08:39:21 am
Intriguing stuff, trademark laws :D
https://nxtforum.org/index.php?topic=11042.msg213548#msg213548
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 28, 2016, 02:42:28 pm
I just came up with a suggestion : XCloud
with the whole justification behind : https://nxtforum.org/general-discussion/the-madonna-solution-a-proposal-to-reinvent-nxt-in-2016-to-avoid-extinction/msg213647/#msg213647

an XCloud might have Drops that compose its elementary chain.
I didn't like drop first for a coin that you are supposed to invest in and not ... drop...
But within a crypto cloud.. that could make sense.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 28, 2016, 02:52:34 pm
Sorry, forget it, Xcloud is already marketed by synology..  Why do they use the X for ? >:(
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 28, 2016, 03:12:34 pm
And now I come up with Xentity because a passphrase + one transaction creates an anonymous "eternal" identity.
And that is a specific characteristic of NXT where it is very easy to track/follow the activity of an entity. Whether it is definitely a strong selling point or not, it is certainly a selling point for some use cases and a reality anyway. It is part of the philosophy you have to adhere with when you use NXT.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on March 30, 2016, 01:42:28 am
MoIP (money over IP) would be good, but its already been taken by some other payment network.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: neofelis on March 30, 2016, 03:08:37 am
Damelon has posted before about the dangers of coming into conflict over trademarking with other users of the name 'NXT'.
Here's an example of a more established business in the financial software world that is also using NXT :

https://www.blackbaud.com/fundraising-and-relationship-management/raisers-edge-nxt

Love the name, btw.  8)

It's becoming incresingly obvious to me that NXT is simply too generic, and that re-branding Nxt 2.0 might be a good idea.

 

 I hate to beleaguer the point, but if NXT is so generic, why can't we just keep it? It sounds like there's very little risk of being sued If everybody else is using it too.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on March 30, 2016, 06:10:01 am
The Nxt Foundation warned us many times, we are violating legal rights on the name Nxt. Read this topic back, it has explained many times.  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 30, 2016, 02:49:23 pm
What about an Xocean forged by drops ?

(http://scriba.io/img/nxt-xocean-vision-large.png)

After all, the ocean is the largest thing anyone can verify its existence without the need to trust the centralized NASA ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on March 30, 2016, 05:10:59 pm
Sorry, but I don't like XOcean.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 30, 2016, 07:44:30 pm
What about something based on animals.

Wolfpack pack
Hurd if you write it like that like a Group of bizons.

Childchains that are forged is like a Group member returning to the Group and close formation , be secure and provide security.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: zuqka on March 30, 2016, 08:26:05 pm
Sorry, but I dont like any of proposed names. We act as we where as powerful as yahoo or Google and we have the luxury to care about lawsuits....
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: nzminer on March 30, 2016, 09:57:09 pm
Damelon has posted before about the dangers of coming into conflict over trademarking with other users of the name 'NXT'.
Here's an example of a more established business in the financial software world that is also using NXT :

https://www.blackbaud.com/fundraising-and-relationship-management/raisers-edge-nxt

Love the name, btw.  8)

It's becoming incresingly obvious to me that NXT is simply too generic, and that re-branding Nxt 2.0 might be a good idea.

 

 I hate to beleaguer the point, but if NXT is so generic, why can't we just keep it? It sounds like there's very little risk of being sued If everybody else is using it too.

Exactly my point.
Legal issues dont worry me one bit with the name or else WWE could be getting sued by others also.

The only real advantage to a name change is to avoid confusion with other things using NXT and to make us easier to find on google i guess.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Damelon on March 30, 2016, 11:15:44 pm
Exactly my point.
Legal issues dont worry me one bit with the name or else WWE could be getting sued by others also.

The only real advantage to a name change is to avoid confusion with other things using NXT and to make us easier to find on google i guess.

I'll repeat: Trademark law only can be enforced against where a trademark can lose market share, which means there is provable ground for confusion.

In trademarks, this is mainly done by registering a trademark in the Nice Classification system: http://www.wipo.int/classifications/nice/en/

So we see the WWE NXT Trademark is classified under Nice classes 9, 16, 25, 28 and 41, which roughly translates to merchandising goods and entertainment services: https://euipo.europa.eu/eSearch/#details/trademarks/008857369
So no infringement with us possible, unless we want to go into the T-shirt selling business as Nxt :) This one has no reason to do anything against us.

We see the LEGO NXT Trademark classified under nothing, because the NXT element was never registered and the LEGO and MINDSTORMS parts are registered separately.
So no problems there.

There are others that might well be a problem, like https://euipo.europa.eu/eSearch/#details/trademarks/W01293747, where there is a link to business software.
Not saying that there is, but that's the way it would work.

If you have followed the whole (weird and mostly incorrect) Antonopolous trademark discussion the last days, you will see he referred to "failure to protect" and this is indeed one of the main reasons cease and desists are handed out: http://www.inta.org/TrademarkBasics/FactSheets/Pages/LossofTrademarkRightsFactSheet.aspx

Not to annoy people, but to protect trademark distinctiveness. Contrary to what many people seem to think, these companies probably couldn't care less about what we are doing. They care about their IP, just like we do. And to protect that IP, they need to take action or lose it.

At the moment, we are so very small and niche that this is not a problem. As we continue to grow, and be reported on in the news (that's the aim, isn't it? To grow and be noticed?) we will become a problem for these companies that have invested in their IP and they may well defend those rights. If they have registered properly, that will be no contest, as they have the law on their side.

I hope these posts at least educate a few about how these things work. There seems to be a lot of confusion about copyright, trademarks and licenses on the forums. It's not all that hard if you remember that people, not always for reasons that are bad, want to protect what they invested in. We do the same, otherwise we would not be having these discussions. :)
Title: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: TheWireMaster on March 31, 2016, 04:50:02 am
What about nxtwork or neXtwork for the platform?

Edit: ops, looks like Juniper is using that name... Shame, I liked it. :(
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on March 31, 2016, 05:20:53 am
And Divixion

Division
Division is splitting into equal parts or groups. It is the result of "fair sharing".

So everyone is equal in nxt ecosystem.

Just thought of the name Cause i was playing ubisoft the Division ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on March 31, 2016, 09:21:53 am
Sorry, but I don't like XOcean.
I like the idea behind Administration Network

The name Xocean is not marketed except from a team of treasure hunters who gained some press because of a very strange shape they found at the bottom of the Baltic sea. A hardly natural rocks that could well be an ancient UFO. No trademark conflict here, easy to write once pronounced, easy to remember.

Nxtwork, I like the idea too, but the name lacks imagination to me. Nxtmesh or Nxt.. something that is not over hyped and means a large environment looks good to me. But I'm not natively speaking english so great words not overused with the same metaphor do not pop up easily. If it fits, I think we can use the X to shorten the word to replace and remind NXT.

Xocean had this meaning too, with a strong anchor in reality. Unlike a Xuniverse, an ether, a vacuum or a mythological reference (I'm not saying these reference are wrong, but everyone uses them, so if something refreshing comes up it is welcome).

Division, is a clean word, but it means also split and conflict. It reminds me the Legion of Evildave, but Legion means war & blood !

The animal reference can be good, because animals, even scary ones, are quite friendly. We learn about them when we are very young so they are easy to remember and are always welcome in our minds. But again, this is used a lot, and I would use that kind of reference when there is nothing in the product itself that can be used in the brand to easily distinguish it from the rest. Animals are very good to build good brands around consumable goods: food, clothes.

This morning I looked at Xian
X information and administration network

from wikipedia: Xi’an is a large city and capital of Shaanxi Province in central China. Once known as Chang’an (Eternal Peace), it marks the Silk Road’s eastern end  :)

I'd love to see more support from chinese. Because I only believe in indirect adoption which needs an army of websites using the tech behind the scene. Solving very specific people life issues thanks to the tech and then doing all the marketing job of explaining how to start using Nxt. I do not believe in the general coin approach. The coin that is more than a coin. Because people are happy enough with their credit cards. Once the global system crashes, then yes, the alternative super coin approach can work for some cryptos, but if it does in only 10 or 20 years nothing will happens before.

I'd better see, and I'd prefer to see, a slow but solid adoption trend that will end up in the replacement of the current system rather than a world wide chaos. My bet is that the old system can not compete with the solutions that are being made possible since Satochi's invention. But they are not yet there ! Nxt only contributes to enable them. But the hard work still has to be done.

Some people here seem to look at marketing as a magic wand, like business people in the 2000 looked at the internet (and now blockchains). But there are no magic wands. There are only incredibly amazing effects once matches are found between need and solution. You find the matches by luck & research. With repeated trials and errors !

That's also why I do not believe in private blockchain because there can not be more trials & errors in the private area than there will be in the public one. So creativity will be stronger in that area. And creativity is not only creating blockchains or tangle. It is also finding things to solve with that people already want (consciously or not) to solve !
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on April 01, 2016, 10:45:08 am
The i can also mean investment
X Investment & Administration Network : Xian
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: websioux on April 06, 2016, 04:46:46 pm
If you Caesar Cypher  "NXT" with an offset of 21 you get "ISO"
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 02, 2016, 09:52:25 am
I gathered all the proposals so far. I think we have a good base here to start!

Sonar
Blockport
DOCK
RPN - Reticulum Pecunia Numerus
ChainFX
Ignis
CEOS
Radix
Radicon
GLADOS
NOVAE
Thorium
Fermium
Terbium
NoFa
Nova
Mustus
Bennu
Nexti
Legion
Forn
Form
Forge
FRG
FNX - Fenix
Enexti
OCTRA
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT
NEO - NEOCHAIN
NEOS
Argentum
Liminal
Nummus
CONNEXT
NEXUS
INDE
NXTCHAIN
NxtChains
NxtBlocks
NOS
NMOS
NFOS
BAES
meta
MetaCoin
NextBlockchain
Lepton
PARTON
GLUON
BASE
BEE
BLOC
DBASE
DIVE
BLINK
MUSC
OAK
Bit2
Eco
NetCoins
NxtPlatform
NXTCommunity
NXTCrypto...
NXTCoin
NXTCurrency
NXTChain
NXTCrowdfund
NXTC - NxtCrypt
TKN - Token
EVY
EVYM
NXTBLACK
TOKEN
SCALE
PLATFORM
SYSTEM
BASIC
BASE
CHAIN
NBC/XBC - NextBlockchain
DROP - Decentralized Reference Online Platform
Xonar
Nexti
Connext
Xentity
XOcean
Wolfpack
Divixion
Xian


If there is one I haven't listed, please let me know.

How should we proceed? More brainstorming or should we organize a vote?


Are we going to start a vote or don't you guys think there are good names in the list and do you have better ones?

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on May 02, 2016, 12:38:04 pm

Are we going to start a vote or don't you guys think there are good names in the list and do you have better ones?

IMHO there are some really good names in that list! But to conduct a vote there should be some "preprocessing" of the list entries first, maybe Damelon or EvilDave could do this. There are some entries which certainly aren't suitable, because of legal issues and the whole purpose is to avoid legal issues in the future.  ::)

And we should think about if we want to have "NXT" (in any form) in the new name or not.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on May 02, 2016, 02:17:25 pm
And we should think about if we want to have "NXT" (in any form) in the new name or not.

How sadly it is, I think it's better to don't use Nxt. It's infected to much. Nxt is the childchain on the new "fnxt", so it will keep living and hopefully get better. :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 02, 2016, 02:42:40 pm
And we should think about if we want to have "NXT" (in any form) in the new name or not.

How sadly it is, I think it's better to don't use Nxt. It's infected to much. Nxt is the childchain on the new "fnxt", so it will keep living and hopefully get better. :)

I think you are right. New name gets new interest and leaves the old wounds behind us.
Sadly alot of people are always reminding the negative news, even if it was not true.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 02, 2016, 02:54:20 pm
I like Xonar, because the domains are not all taken lol.

I don't like the names like META and BASE because they can be wrongly understood by people.
The new name will probably not become the new META name, cause META and BASe have a whole different meaning which is widly used.

LEPTON is funny but looks like LIPTON (tea brand).
PARTON is like PARDON (pardon me Sir ;))

Don't know what you guys think, but I think we have to start from here (again) with names that are not widely used or are close to an existing brand name when you pronounce or spell it.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 03, 2016, 10:32:35 am
What about CATENA

Definition of catena
plural catenaeplay \-(ˌ)nē\ or catenas
:  a connected series of related things

Catena.systems / Catena.energy ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on May 03, 2016, 11:24:53 am
Pretty cool
 :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on May 03, 2016, 12:23:23 pm
What about CATENA

Definition of catena
plural catenaeplay \-(ˌ)nē\ or catenas
:  a connected series of related things

Catena.systems / Catena.energy ;)

Added and sorted the list alphabetically:
https://nxtforum.org/index.php?topic=10860.msg213335#msg213335 (https://nxtforum.org/index.php?topic=10860.msg213335#msg213335)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 03, 2016, 12:27:28 pm
thnx!
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 03, 2016, 01:11:25 pm
EXOS from Exoskeleton

TANDEM - Tandem (or in tandem) is an arrangement in which a team of machines, animals or people are lined up one behind another, all facing in the same direction

TARU - Tandem running is a social learning phenomenon seen mostly in ants, by which one ant leads another native ant from the nest to the food source it has found. Tandem running is also used to find and choose better, new nest sites to which the colony can emigrate
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on May 03, 2016, 01:59:39 pm
EXOS from Exoskeleton

TANDEM - Tandem (or in tandem) is an arrangement in which a team of machines, animals or people are lined up one behind another, all facing in the same direction

TARU - Tandem running is a social learning phenomenon seen mostly in ants, by which one ant leads another native ant from the nest to the food source it has found. Tandem running is also used to find and choose better, new nest sites to which the colony can emigrate

Added!  :)

I like TANDEM.  ;D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 28, 2016, 10:34:31 pm
Something with always improving and becoming even better than before. Combined with forging/securing..
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 29, 2016, 10:06:29 am
ECHO for the forging token.

From echolocation.

DOLPHIN or BAT (animal that uses echolocation) for the childchain token.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on May 30, 2016, 10:23:59 am
CORTEX for the Mainchain token (FXT)

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cortex


And than the child chain transactions can be something like an impulse or signal to the CORTEX.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: d5000 on June 02, 2016, 08:47:59 am
What about "BCNext" - like the "founder", but also as abbreviation for BlockChainNext - or "BCNXT"?
Ticker could be XBC.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 06:42:54 am
I gathered all the proposals so far. I think we have a good base here to start!

Sonar
Blockport
DOCK
RPN - Reticulum Pecunia Numerus
ChainFX
Ignis
CEOS
Radix
Radicon
GLADOS
NOVAE
Thorium
Fermium
Terbium
NoFa
Nova
Mustus
Bennu
Nexti
Legion
Forn
Form
Forge
FRG
FNX - Fenix
Enexti
OCTRA
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT
NEO - NEOCHAIN
NEOS
Argentum
Liminal
Nummus
CONNEXT
NEXUS
INDE
NXTCHAIN
NxtChains
NxtBlocks
NOS
NMOS
NFOS
BAES
meta
MetaCoin
NextBlockchain
Lepton
PARTON
GLUON
BASE
BEE
BLOC
DBASE
DIVE
BLINK
MUSC
OAK
Bit2
Eco
NetCoins
NxtPlatform
NXTCommunity
NXTCrypto...
NXTCoin
NXTCurrency
NXTChain
NXTCrowdfund
NXTC - NxtCrypt
TKN - Token
EVY
EVYM
NXTBLACK
TOKEN
SCALE
PLATFORM
SYSTEM
BASIC
BASE
CHAIN
NBC - NextBlockchain
DROP - Decentralized Reference Online Platform
Xonar
Nexti
Connext
Xentity
XOcean
Wolfpack
Divixion
Xian
CATENA
TANDEM
TARU
ECHO
CORTEX
BCNXT
XBC
STAKE
STAX
STX



If there is one I haven't listed, please let me know.

How should we proceed? More brainstorming or should we organize a vote?


Last call for good names, before starting a vote??
We want to use the name for the FXT promotion starting 1-7.

STAKING/STAKE will be the new word that is used in stead of FORGING/FORGE.
NXT Foundation said that Forging can also have different meanings that can be described as negative, like some community members also addressed.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: CryptKeeper on June 07, 2016, 08:49:46 am
Last call for good names, before starting a vote??
We want to use the name for the FXT promotion starting 1-7.

The question remains whether we should vote about all the proposed names or should we first eliminate the ones that are unclaimable according to Damelon's post?
https://nxtforum.org/core-development-announcements/nxt-2-0-overview/msg218292/#msg218292 (https://nxtforum.org/core-development-announcements/nxt-2-0-overview/msg218292/#msg218292)

Any suggestions? What will be the easier task?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 09:01:51 am
Last call for good names, before starting a vote??
We want to use the name for the FXT promotion starting 1-7.

The question remains whether we should vote about all the proposed names or should we first eliminate the ones that are unclaimable according to Damelon's post?
https://nxtforum.org/core-development-announcements/nxt-2-0-overview/msg218292/#msg218292 (https://nxtforum.org/core-development-announcements/nxt-2-0-overview/msg218292/#msg218292)

Any suggestions? What will be the easier task?

Good point, let's eliminate the ones that are unclaimable.
I can work on that later on today.

Also wondering if anyone has a better name for our FXT (Mainchain Stake) token compared to the list we already have?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jean-Luc on June 07, 2016, 09:29:30 am
The main chain could be called "consensus chain" or "block generating chain", to avoid using forge, and to avoid calling it main, as from a user point of view the FNX child chain should be the main one, where day to day transactions happen.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 10:00:27 am
The main chain could be called "consensus chain" or "block generating chain", to avoid using forge, and to avoid calling it main, as from a user point of view the FNX child chain should be the main one, where day to day transactions happen.

I like the Block Generating Chain. Nice and simple and the user knows what the token is used for.

BGC / BGEN

Consensus, the CON token can be made negative (pros and cons) ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nextshares on June 07, 2016, 01:03:51 pm
recommend stay use NXT, it's well known.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 01:30:11 pm
recommend stay use NXT, it's well known.

We need a new name for the "block generating chain" token at first. NXT is not an option.

Nxt 1.0 has token NXT

Nxt 2.0 needs to have 2 tokens with 2 new names:
1. "FXT" -> Block Generating Token
2. "FNX" -> Transactional Token for the Child Chain

The focus is first on the Block Generating Token (FXT), because of the coming 1-7-2016 promotion.

Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on June 07, 2016, 03:35:40 pm
We can be the boss of the token-hype and call it TOKEN!  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 03:50:39 pm
We can be the boss of the token-hype and call it TOKEN!  :)

+1

I like it: Leave the FXT chain name simple: with "Block Generating Chain" and the fee simple: "Token"

"Pay a token for your block to be generated on the chain"


1. I'll try to put a vote up tonight with the discussed names on it for the FXT token.

2. The name for the FNX token will be discussed later on, together with the name of Nxt as a whole (nxt.org etc.)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Nextshares on June 07, 2016, 04:44:25 pm
Any trademark consider from NXT foundation.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: blackyblack1 on June 07, 2016, 05:26:43 pm
FXT = HOPS
Forging = Brewing
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on June 07, 2016, 05:45:42 pm
ChainFX and TokenFX?

Looks a bit like FXT and FNX and chains will be the key feature of Nxt 2.0.

Forging multiple chains will be the mining of the future, especially with the Nxt Foundation who is having meetings with business and governments about private blockchains.

ChainFX and TokenFX are free from trademarks.

And FX stands for Special Effects and Nxt 2.0 will surely be special!!  :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: farl4bit on June 07, 2016, 05:47:22 pm
FXT = HOPS
Forging = Brewing

Haha, even better.  ;D
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 05:54:07 pm
I have made a 1st poll:
New Name for the FXT (Block Generating Chain) token
https://www.mynxt.info/polls/

---
1. After this poll the first names will fall of the list.
--
2. If you have better names they will be used for the 2nd poll.
---
3. Finally there is a last poll where the best of the 1st and 2nd will come together.

Please vote! thnx

The next posts can be used to think of names for the second vote.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 07, 2016, 06:39:21 pm
I saw in another thread that Ron spoke about the name Crafting instead of forging, because of minecraft.

In Elder Scrolls Tamriel, also crafting is used to create things (in our case blocks).
The place where that happens is the Crafting Station.

Why not call the FXT token (CRAFT) and the FXT chain (STATION).

the BLOCKS are making the TRAIN longer... ;)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 17, 2016, 01:07:57 pm
I gathered all the proposals so far. I think we have a good base here to start!

Sonar
Blockport
DOCK
RPN - Reticulum Pecunia Numerus
ChainFX
Ignis
CEOS
Radix
Radicon
GLADOS
NOVAE
Thorium
Fermium
Terbium
NoFa
Nova
Mustus
Bennu
Nexti
Legion
Forn
Form
Forge
FRG
FNX - Fenix
Enexti
OCTRA
TCFNAN | TFCNANUAT
NEO - NEOCHAIN
NEOS
Argentum
Liminal
Nummus
CONNEXT
NEXUS
INDE
NXTCHAIN
NxtChains
NxtBlocks
NOS
NMOS
NFOS
BAES
meta
MetaCoin
NextBlockchain
Lepton
PARTON
GLUON
BASE
BEE
BLOC
DBASE
DIVE
BLINK
MUSC
OAK
Bit2
Eco
NetCoins
NxtPlatform
NXTCommunity
NXTCrypto...
NXTCoin
NXTCurrency
NXTChain
NXTCrowdfund
NXTC - NxtCrypt
TKN - Token
EVY
EVYM
NXTBLACK
TOKEN
SCALE
PLATFORM
SYSTEM
BASIC
BASE
CHAIN
NBC/XBC - NextBlockchain
DROP - Decentralized Reference Online Platform
Xonar
Nexti
Connext
Xentity
XOcean
Wolfpack
Divixion
Xian
ACE
King
KingKong
AgAmi


Any New names?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jose on June 17, 2016, 04:07:14 pm
Ace (or Acecoin)
King (or Kingkong :D)


By the way, I think Novacoin and Neocoin already exist :o
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 17, 2016, 04:23:31 pm
Ace (or Acecoin)
King (or Kingkong :D)


By the way, I think Novacoin and Neocoin already exist :o

thnx i have updated it.
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: martismartis on June 18, 2016, 04:21:44 am
AgAmi- in Transkrit, one of the oldest languages on earth, means "next". In these ancient times, there were no money controlled by authorities (as crypto now), there were items (NXT) to transfer value, just without PC and internet :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 18, 2016, 07:41:57 am
AgAmi- in Transkrit, one of the oldest languages on earth, means "next". In these ancient times, there were no money controlled by authorities (as crypto now), there were items (NXT) to transfer value, just without PC and internet :)

Sounds cool ;D
Updated the list
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 19, 2016, 03:33:19 pm
Anymore ideas?  Or start a forum poll?
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: Jose on June 19, 2016, 05:25:00 pm
Anymore ideas?  Or start a forum poll?

May I suggest allowing more time until the poll ends so more people can cast their vote?
(It's a really important decision, so we shouldn't be in a hurry with this one).
Also, for the final poll in NRS, could we allow there to be at least a small bunch of options (five?, I don't know)
And maybe, a minimal quorum should be met for the poll to be accepted...

By the way Wolffang, I really appreciatte all the fantastic job you are doing for Nxt! :)
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: wolffang on June 19, 2016, 06:11:44 pm
Anymore ideas?  Or start a forum poll?

May I suggest allowing more time until the poll ends so more people can cast their vote?
(It's a really important decision, so we shouldn't be in a hurry with this one).
Also, for the final poll in NRS, could we allow there to be at least a small bunch of options (five?, I don't know)
And maybe, a minimal quorum should be met for the poll to be accepted...

By the way Wolffang, I really appreciatte all the fantastic job you are doing for Nxt! :)

Yeah that is needed for sure :) Sorry again for the other poll that went 2 quick! Next one will be done with your suggestions,  thnx for that mate!
Title: Re: New Name Ideas of Nxt (easier to find on google f.e.)
Post by: naska23 on June 26, 2016, 05:37:50 pm
Anymore ideas?  Or start a forum poll?

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