This tech company has a very, very unfortunate name

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KnowTechie is one of my favorite blogs. Earlier this week, it published a post about a super-cheap ‘smart’ RGB bias light from Chinese tech brand MINGER.

Yes, you read that right. MINGER.

It’s unfortunate the branding team at MINGER didn’t stop to Google it first, as MINGER is a rather cruel British insult. Here’s how Urban Dictionary defines it:

“Someone who was not just touched by the ugly stick at birth but was battered severely with it. Anyone who does not look better to you after several strong alcoholic drinks probably fits this category”

You get the idea. Other definitions are more explicit, and, dare I say, borderline unpublishable. Even by our standards.

I should point out that TNW has

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