Tuesday, March 18, 2014

King Bluetooth

Harald "Blatand" (Bluetooth) Gormsson was a King of Denmark and Norway.

He was the son of King Gorm the Old and of Thyra Dannebod.

He died in 985 or 986 having ruled as King of Denmark and King of Norway.

Bluetooth logo consists of the Nordic runes H and B for his initials.

Ericsson, the Danish/Norwegian company who created Bluetooth in 1994, 

decided to name their wireless gadget after King Harald Blatand, because 

King Blatand also had the ability to unite and connect people