Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 15th Nov 2007 19:20 UTC, submitted by Ola Jensen
Amiga & AROS The AROS Show interviews AROS developer Robert Norris about the development of the new web browser for AROS. The name of the web browser is also revealed for the first time. "The browser will be called 'Traveller'. I had already thought of this as a potential name before asking for ideas, and when a couple of people suggested it too I knew it was good."
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RE[2]: Odd interview
by Laurence on Fri 16th Nov 2007 00:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Odd interview"
Laurence
Member since:
2007-03-26

By "already christened" I meant the the 1st few questions were on the thoughts behind the name (which was what struck me most odd) rather than about the software itself.

Perhaps I'm old fashioned or maybe just illiterate, but I've never really cared what the name of the software I use is called. However if others do then I'll happily just admit that I'm weird. ;-)

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RE[3]: Odd interview
by novaburst on Fri 16th Nov 2007 01:07 in reply to "RE[2]: Odd interview"
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2005-11-12

Oh, I see. The reason the name questions were at the top was Robert had been asking for name suggestions on his blog: http://cataclysm.cx/2007/11/11/tastes-like-chicken/

So he wanted to first announce the name at the top so people would know what name he decided on. So that probably caused the confusion. ;)

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