As soon as I heard about the trademark dispute concerning Python, I tried to contact both sides and understand why there was even an issue. I got through straight away to the Python Software Foundation, but the other party – a UK company called POBox Hosting – waited until Monday afternoon to put me through to their CEO. The result was pretty extraordinary – someone in the hosting business who essentially hadn’t heard of Python until last Friday. Read about it on ComputerWorldUK.
- The Python Foundation Asks For Help Re PYTHON Trademark in EU ~pj (groklaw.net)
- Python trademark bid sparks uproar among programmers (guardian.co.uk)
- Python trademark at risk in Europe: We need your help! (pyfound.blogspot.com)