Google puts historical articles online, searchable

Wednesday, September 6th, 2006

Wow, this is nice – and frankly, something I could probably spend hours with. Search Engine Watch tells us that Google will debut a searchable news archive that takes us back through around 200 years worth of news stories. Yes, folks, google is putting the last 200 years of history online. I remember the newsgroups [...]

Google Base stretching it’s wings….

Friday, April 7th, 2006

There have been a couple of interesting articles lately about the evolution of Google Base. When it came out, I remember thinking I would have to spend some time thinking about how to use it. It has interesting potential to be a VERY powerful tool for Google in their competition for web traffic. One article [...]

More free online book resources

Monday, December 5th, 2005

A while back there was an article on Google Print alternatives. Today, Search Engine Watch has an article on a couple other options. First up is, which provides free access to a wide range of etexts. Access is not to the general public, but through partner institutions. For instance, if your public library partners [...]


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