From: Andrew West (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Jan 13 2009 - 05:05:53 CST
2009/1/12 Rick McGowan <email@example.com>:
> However, in my opinion there would be significant "practical harm" created
> by the *addition* of company logos and trademarked symbols. We would
> certainly see a constant stream of requests to add such characters to the
> standard, as all those companies would quickly get on the bandwagon and view
> it as a great source of free advertising and legitimacy. I never
> under-estimate the ability of corporations to find new ways of getting their
> names and logos in front of more eyes!
I know, we could designate Plane 13 as a Corporate Use Area, and
accept registrations of corporate logos as characters in this plane
(let's call it the "Corporate Registration Allocated Plane") at $1,000
a character -- and the money Unicode earns from it could be put
towards encoding real scripts and characters.
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