The Twitter bird is one of the most famous logos to emerge in the Internet era. It's ubiquitous and instantly recognizable— the Nike swoosh or Golden Arches of the digital sphere. But did you know the little blue bird has a name? In a recent presentation about the history of the icon, Twitter's creative director Doug Bowman revealed that the bird's official name is... Larry— as in Larry the Bird. Get it?

[via SAI]