Mono icon for wingpanel

Bug #1162542 reported by Peter Moorhead
This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Fix Committed
Ivo Nunes

Bug Description

Birdie needs a mono icon, to match that of chat and mail in the "social" indicator.

Ivo Nunes (ivonunes)
Changed in birdie:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Low
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Danielle Foré (danrabbit) wrote :

The Geary and and Empathy icons seem to reference the service rather than the app (Even saying Chat and Mail instead of Geary and Empathy). In this instance, is it in bad taste to use the Twitter logo?

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Peter Moorhead (gazornonplat) wrote :

I imagine that should be fine.

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swizzle (el-ferreira-deactivatedaccount) wrote :

@Daniel Fore no using a twitter logo would be wrong.
Using the logo of the service is right though that can be twitter, identica, ...

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Cassidy James Blaede (cassidyjames) wrote :

Dan, I'm not sure that Twitter's guidelines would let us do that.

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Cassidy James Blaede (cassidyjames) wrote :

From their API terms (

`You may use the Twitter name or logos and other brand elements that Twitter makes available in order to identify the source of Twitter Content ("Twitter Marks") subject to these Rules.`

`You will not attempt or encourage others to: use Twitter Marks or Twitter Certified Products Program badges in a manner that creates a sense of endorsement, sponsorship, or false association with Twitter. You may not use Twitter Marks as part of the name of your company or Service, or in any product, service, name field or logos created by you. All use of Twitter Marks, and all goodwill arising out of such use, will inure to Twitter's benefit.'`

Lastly, here's their branding policy:

vasco (vasco-m-nunes)
Changed in birdie:
importance: Low → Wishlist
Ivo Nunes (ivonunes)
Changed in birdie:
milestone: none → 0.2
importance: Wishlist → Low
assignee: nobody → Ivo Nunes (ivonunes)
vasco (vasco-m-nunes)
Changed in birdie:
status: Triaged → Fix Committed
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