Because the circle is a power shape in marketing, and outer space symbolizes an organization working in advancing technology somehow. The ring is only used to establish the circle design as a planet.

Posted By: 480ute
Date: Thursday 9 August 2018, at 05:00 pm
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Of course, I made all of this up in my head based very loosely on a Marketing 101 class I took at the U fifteen years ago, so it's really utter horse$#!+, but sounds nice, right?

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