A sequence of trademark purposes Apple filed in Cambodia and the Philippines might level in the direction of the title we are able to count on to see used for macOS 10.14, the next-generation model of macOS that Apple will unveil on the Worldwide Builders Convention in June.
Within the two international locations, utilizing a presumed shell firm, Apple has filed a number of new emblems on a sequence of California landmark names that initially surfaced in 2014. Within the Philippines, Apple has filed trademark purposes for Mojave, Sequoia, Sonoma, and Ventura, whereas in Cambodia, Apple has filed a trademark for Mojave alone.
It’s not clear why Apple is submitting new emblems for these names in these particular international locations, however these new filings recommend certainly one of these 4 names might be used for macOS 10.14. Provided that Mojave is the title that was filed in each areas, it might be Apple’s frontrunner.
Different California landmark names that were trademarked alongside these again in 2014 haven’t seen any new trademark filings by Apple, with trademarking exercise restricted to Mojave, Sequoia, Sonoma, and Ventura.
The Ipanah Valley within the Mojave Desert, through the Nationwide Park Service
With trademark filings, Apple is required to repeatedly file extensions to carry on to a reputation as a result of emblems should be used. Apple has stored a number of of the names from its authentic 2014 submitting lively, together with Rincon, Grizzly, Farallon, and Monterey. All of those names may be used for future variations of macOS. Mojave, Sequoia, Sonoma, and Ventura are the one 4 names the place Apple has filed new purposes, nonetheless.
Different names from 2014 have been deserted by Apple and are probably out of the operating as future macOS titles. Diablo, for instance, was marked deserted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Workplace in October of 2015, and Apple did not renew a number of different names final fall that have been marked deserted this spring, together with Redwood, Large Sur, Pacific, Miramar, Redtail, Condor, Tiburon, and Shasta. An extra two names, Mammoth and California, are suspended.
For the final a number of years, Apple has been utilizing names associated to the Sierra Mountains. We have had macOS 10.10 Yosemite, macOS 10.11 El Capitan, macOS 10.12 Sierra, and macOS 10.13 Excessive Sierra, and with few different accessible names in that vein, Apple could also be planning to maneuver on to a brand new location right now. California landmarks have been Apple’s naming scheme of selection for the reason that launch of OS X Mavericks in 2013.
Mojave is a desert in California, whereas Sonoma and Ventura are cities, one positioned in Northern California and well-liked as a wine nation vacation spot, whereas the opposite is Southern California and well-known for its browsing spots. Sequoia is brief for Sequoia Nationwide Park and is residence to massive sequoia timber.
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