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The old logo was mostly a non-logo, just a typesetting seemingly carried out from the cover of the dictionary product. The new logo, while bright and colorful, is fairly dull. Well done, but dull. I do appreciate that it's an "O D" monogram. Comparisons to Beats by Dre in 3, 2, 1…
Plans are in development for coming back to Europe in Spring of 2018 with the current top contender host city of Barcelona.