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     3 ---++ FAQ:
       
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     5 What does the "T" in TWiki stand for?
       
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     9 TWiki is short for <nop>TakeFive Wiki, the name of the company where its founder [[TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny][Peter Thoeny]] worked. Peter first named the platform <nop>T5Wiki, then shortened it to TWiki (pronounced _twee-kee_).
       
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    11 It was later discovered that Twiki is also the name of an AI robot that co-starred in the [[http://www.buck-rogers.com/][Buck Rogers]] movie and TV series from 1979.
       
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    13 __Related topics:__ TWikiSite, WelcomeGuest, GoodStyle, WikiSyntax, TWikiFAQ
       
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    15 __Back to:__ TWikiFAQ