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posted by mrcoolbp on Saturday May 31 2014, @04:45PM   Printer-friendly
from the and-the-winner-is dept.

We've finally reached the end. The name will be....

...SoylentNews.org!

I know, it's a bit anti-climactic, but we've gone over the results and our current name won by a significant margin. We'll follow up with a post detailing the voting results in a few days.

Edit: The results data are available in responses to this comment.

For what it's worth, there were a lot of us that would have like to see the name change. The staff even had a chance to override this decision, but instead we decided to support the community's choice.

I'd like to thank everyone who spent a lot of time (and in some cases money) suggesting domains, voting, and bearing with us through this long complex process. It turned into a huge, non-trivial task to pull off, and I appreciate your patience and understanding. We listened to your criticisms of the process as well and we've learned a lot about how we can significantly improve this process for the future.

Okay, now cue all the "I told you that SoylentNews would win!1!!1!!" comments...

 
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  • (Score: 1) by TheRaven on Sunday June 01 2014, @12:22PM

    by TheRaven (270) on Sunday June 01 2014, @12:22PM (#49883) Journal
    Okay, now queue all the "I told you that SoylentNews would win!1!!1!!" comments... Good to see Soylent keeping up the fine Slashdot tradition of employing illiterate editors.
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  • (Score: 2) by mrcoolbp on Sunday June 01 2014, @03:32PM

    by mrcoolbp (68) <mrcoolbp@soylentnews.org> on Sunday June 01 2014, @03:32PM (#49918) Homepage

    Er uh...yeah I did that on purpose...

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