Re: virus: IdeoHazard

David McFadzean (
Wed, 30 Jul 1997 16:54:50 -0600

At 05:49 PM 30/07/97 -0400, Wade T.Smith wrote:

>Is there a protected intellectual property to the _real_ biohazard
>symbol, and if so, who's? and in what way does applying a marble-ized
>texture map amount to changing this universal symbol to a unique
>intellectual property?

I created the Ideohazard (at the prompting of Lee Daniel Crocker) to
replace the jaded (:-) biohazard. See
I really like the biohazard but, as many people pointed out, it can't
be trademarked and it already has too many meanings unrelated to the CoV.

David McFadzean       
Memetic Engineer      
Kumo Software Corp.