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From: "Richard, Barbara & Robbie Damon" <>
Subject: RE: [TMG] OT: First computer
Date: Wed, 5 Feb 2003 23:31:12 -0500
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> I used to hear it called the "Itty Bitty Machine" company.
> Later someone copyrighted that name. I'm not sure what they made or sold.
> Does anyone know?
I remember a micro-computer manufacturer calling themselves the itty bitty
machine company with the abbreviation ibm (note small letters). I know IBM
sued them for trademark infringement, but I think they won as they showed
that no one would confuse them with IBM. I believe they then went belly up
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