Threads (not that threads) tells meta that it was named first

Threads Ltd has sought to change its name from Metz Threads in the UK

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Threads Software Ltd demanded to stop using Meta threads name in the UK, saying it has owned the trademark in Britain since 2012. Threads Limited told Meta Letter Dated October 30, it is giving the company 30 days to stop using the Threads name, saying that if Meta does not comply, it will seek an injunction from the English courts.

Threads Limited is an intelligent messaging center that stores company emails, tweets and phone call information in a cloud database, and was created with Aye in mind, the company said in a Press release, The company said in its letter that it turned down Meta’s request to purchase the Threads name four times, adding: “It was made clear to Meta’s Instagram that the domain is not for sale.”

Threads Limited, owned by JPY Limited, has promoted the company extensively since 2014, two years after trademarking its name. The company said in its letter that since its inception, it has licensed around 1,000 organizations globally and claims its sales are growing an average of 200% per year.

Dr John Yardley, managing director of Threads Ltd, said the decision to take on the tech giant was “not an easy decision”, but one that was necessary because of the threat Meta Threads posed to the company. Threads Ltd said it would not change its name “simply to avoid confusion” and if it changed the name of the service, the company claimed it could hinder its progress, causing it to lose its technological edge. .

“We believe this is a classic ‘David and Goliath’ battle with the meta,” Yardley said in the letter. “And while they may think they can use the name whatever they want, that doesn’t give them the right to use the Threads brand name.”

Meta launches threads in June and 100 million users achieved Within the first five days, it overtook its rival X. A month later, Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that more than half Threads users stopped using the platform,

Meta & Threads Ltd. did not immediately respond to Gizmodo’s request for comment.

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