Rename “Wearable Tech”: A PopNamer.com Name Game

The smartphone is so passé, some say. See also tablets. But that doesn’t mean mobile devices are on the decline. Quite the contrary actually because the tech industry is hoping you want to get up, close and personal with your...
By |September 12th, 2013|Catchword, Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Rename “Wearable Tech”: A PopNamer.com Name Game

Rename the Hyperloop: A PopNamer.com Name Game

CEO of Tesla Motors,  Elon Musk, is all over the news these days—and for good reason, because he’s transforming transportation. If he isn’t creating automobiles of aching beauty or trying to send people to other planets, he’s conceptualizing a “fifth...
By |August 26th, 2013|Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Rename the Hyperloop: A PopNamer.com Name Game

Rename Poop Transplants—A PopNamer.com Name Game

As basic and universal as it is, something about poop makes us squeamish. And we get it: it’s of unpredictable quantity and quality and unquestionably dirty. For as long we could remember, poo taboos were drilled into our heads: thou...
By |August 6th, 2013|Catchword, Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Rename Poop Transplants—A PopNamer.com Name Game

Whole New Name for Whole Foods – A PopNamer.com Name Game

Many of us have a love/hate relationship with Whole Foods. They make the food-shopping experience so soothing and upscale, spa-like even. We can rely on them for carrying top-of-the-line wares—the greenest and the cleanest!—and providing friendly and learned customer service,...
By |June 24th, 2013|Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Whole New Name for Whole Foods – A PopNamer.com Name Game

A Less-Fraught Term for Feminism—A PopNamer.com Name Game

Unfortunately, the term “feminism” has acquired lots of excess (and unwanted) baggage over the years.  It comes with a boatload of preconceived notions—irate, non-armpit-shaving, childless manhaters, for instance. You might be surprised to learn that the actual definition of “feminism”...
By |May 6th, 2013|Fun Stuff|Comments Off on A Less-Fraught Term for Feminism—A PopNamer.com Name Game

Put off Your Taxes with a PopNamer.com Name Game

You might have heard that tax time is a’comin. And for some reason, even though it’s been the same date—April 15—since 1955, almost a third of filers wait until the last two weeks to do their deed. What’s up, Procrastination...
By |April 8th, 2013|Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Put off Your Taxes with a PopNamer.com Name Game

Time for a Name Change?—A PopNamer.com Name Game

You might have heard that Time Warner is spinning off its magazine business, Time Inc. It’s saying farewell to People, Sports Illustrated and InStyle, and other purveyors of the printed word. The media conglomerate plans to concentrate on its TV and film...
By |March 21st, 2013|Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Time for a Name Change?—A PopNamer.com Name Game

Name Game #10: Name That Brand

The Name Game has stumped even the savviest brand experts. See if you can guess the famous company or product name described in each game below. 5 clues. 1 famous brand name. 0 shame in defeat. Game #10: Name That...
By |July 27th, 2011|Brand Naming, Fun Stuff, Product Naming|Comments Off on Name Game #10: Name That Brand

Name Game #8: Name That Brand

The Name Game has stumped even the savviest brand experts. See if you can guess the famous company or product name described in each game below. 5 clues. 1 famous brand name. 0 shame in defeat. Game #8: Name That...
By |July 13th, 2011|Brand Naming, Fun Stuff|Comments Off on Name Game #8: Name That Brand

Name Game #6: Name That Brand

The Name Game has stumped even the savviest brand experts. See if you can guess the famous company or product name described in each game below. 5 clues. 1 famous brand name. 0 shame in defeat. Game #6: Name That...
By |June 29th, 2011|Brand Naming, Catchword, Fun Stuff, Product Naming|Comments Off on Name Game #6: Name That Brand