Microsoft reveals a new company logo

By on August 24, 2012
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It’s boxy and inspired by Windows.


Microsoft has unveiled a brand new logo. The new update comes 25 years since the company made any changes to its corporate logo.

The update comes at a time when the iconic corporation is on the verge of a range of major product releases including Windows 8, Windows Phone 8, and the Surface tablet.

The new logo takes its colors from its previous, “wavy” logo — red, green, yellow and blue, but gone are the wavy edges, the logo is now square. It is similar to the Windows 8 logo and in line with Microsoft’s recent design direction. The lettering in the “Microsoft” portion of the new logo is known as Segoe.

Watch the nifty unveiling video below.



Nafisa Rebello writes and sometimes works in TV. She expected robots in 2012 and is still waiting for teleportation.

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