Open-source telecom t-shirts

Alexander Chemeris alexander.chemeris at gmail.com
Fri Oct 19 14:28:08 UTC 2012


Thanks! I'll look into them

On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 6:14 PM, Robin Coxe <coxe at close-haul.com> wrote:
> Spreadshirt.net (UK)
> CustomInk.com (US)
> CafePress.com (US-- the first print on demand site, expensive)
>
>
> On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 10:09 AM, Alexander Chemeris
> <alexander.chemeris at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 5:57 PM, Robin Coxe <coxe at close-haul.com> wrote:
>> > Hello UmTRX list.   We've started a discussion about open source telecom
>> > t-shirts.   From Alexander:
>> >
>> > I think we should start making t-shirts to support open-source telecom
>> > (and our project). I've posted a call for ideas in my Russian blog -
>> > please contribute! In English too!
>> > http://openbts.chemeris.ru/2012/10/reklama-open-source-telecom/
>> >
>> >
>> > On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 8:42 AM, Alexander Chemeris
>> > <alexander.chemeris at gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> On Fri, Oct 19, 2012 at 4:24 PM, Robin Coxe <coxe at close-haul.com>
>> >> wrote:
>> >> > How about a visual Open Source Telecom T-shirt?
>> >>
>> >> Yes, that would be great!
>> >>
>> >> > Icon of a cell phone + Open Source Hardware Logo =  Smiley Face or
>> >> > some
>> >> > similarly happy icon
>> >>
>> >> Hum, i don't like equations like this, but we could play with this
>> >> idea.
>> >>
>> >
>> > Just the first thought that popped into my head.  I'm not overly
>> > attached to
>> > it.   I'm sure someone can up with a better visual representation of
>> > Open
>> > Source Telecom.
>>
>> Looking forward for more responses! :)
>>
>> >> > It would require no translation....  Or you could print Open Source
>> >> > Telecom
>> >> > (I would not hyphenate) in Russian, English, French, Spanish, Swahili
>> >> > etc. on the back.
>> >>
>> >> Problem is that at least in Russian there are no really good good
>> >> translation for "open-source". :(
>> >>
>> >
>> > You should create a word.
>>
>> Thinking more, I think we could use "Открытое ПО" in Russian. Have to
>> find out this in other languages.
>>
>> >> > Also, avoid black and white t-shirts.
>> >>
>> >> You mean background color? Why?
>> >> I love white t-shirts :)
>> >>
>> >
>> > Yes, background color.  I like white t-shirts too, but I always spill
>> > coffee
>> > on them.  A slightly darker shade, say grey, masks stains.
>>
>> Great reasoning! :)
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Alexander Chemeris.
>> CEO, Fairwaves LLC / ООО УмРадио
>> http://fairwaves.ru
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Alexander Chemeris.
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