Teaching computers to read books, Google acquired ReCAPTCHA

December 22nd, 2009 No comments

If you know what ReCAPTCHA is? or understand the picture on the left, good, else read my article  stop spam, read books.

ReCAPTCHA offers simple word puzzles that users must solve when registering at a website or completing an online purchase.

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Espresso Book Machine, Books on demand, and Google.

September 17th, 2009 No comments

Welcome to brand new ways of publishing, distributing and consuming books.

It seems Google is here to dominate Online Open Book Market, Recently Google acquired reCAPTCHA, Now On Demand Books, makers of the Espresso Book Machine, are saying that they have been granted access to Google’s library of public domain digital books for use with their product. Read more…

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Google silently launches Google Internet Stats

September 13th, 2009 No comments

It is introduced quietly, Google Internet Stats ,allows you to search within the statistics for specific areas of interest. Google collects these statistics from various list of sources.

This Google resource brings together the latest industry facts and insights. These have been collected from a number of third party sources covering a range of topics from macroscopic economic and media trends to how consumer behavior and technology are changing over time.

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How to get pregnant, remove dark circles & Linux, and install window xp? Funny Google Auto Suggestion

August 31st, 2009 2 comments

It was quite amusing to see Auto Suggestion in Google Search last week when i was trying to remove one of Linux Operating System from my home computer. I had multiple operating systems installed,  i wanted to make sure that i am not hurting other operating systems in order to remove  one linux. So my purpose was to type How to remove Linux on Google Search and see if i get some relevant information, but it was an amusing observation which i had, which later turned in to the Title of this Article. Enjoy…

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Open Books : Google Vs Amazon, Microsoft & Yahoo

August 30th, 2009 No comments

I would be surprised if you have never visited Google Books to read a book, or at least a part of book. You can browse online books, some are available in full, others are protected by license, but, still you can read a part of it. These books became a part of Google from the Partner Program and the Library Project. Some books are available in the public domain, can you believe that you can download Hamlet in PDF form and read it later or email it to some one who wants to have a digital copy. Read more…

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Stop Searching, Start Finding. GSA (Google Search Appliance)

August 23rd, 2009 No comments

Redefining ROI, that is exactly what Google did this time, before you get me wrong ROI here is Return On Information. You might have invested millions on IT infrastructure, databases, Content Systems, Business Intelligence, Battery of Web Servers. But, if your users are not able to find the right information at the right time, What is the use of all that? The Google Search Appliance 6.0 (GSA) helps organizations of all sizes increase Return on Information by delivering the instant, relevant search results your employees need to make the most of their time and budgets. Read more…

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Marketing the moon, Google and NASA

August 16th, 2009 No comments

There is a lot of interest Google is showing in the space research.

This is a perfect and open way to market a space project. If you can successfully land a privately funded craft on the lunar surface and survive long enough to complete the mission goals of roaming about the lunar surface for at least 500 meters and sending a defined data package, called a “Mooncast”, back to Earth. You win the Google Lunar X PRIZE which is $30 million (USD). Read more…

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Are you Going Google?

August 8th, 2009 No comments

Want to switch from Microsoft Exchange or Lotus Notes to Goolge Apps, Google is open for you.

Google-hosted email, calendar applications provides 50 times more storage per user than the industry average storage per employee. It also reduces clutter with effective spam filtering and automatic message threading. Access it from any computer or mobile device, you also get Outlook and Blackberry interoperability. Read more…

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Google takes you to the moon

July 21st, 2009 No comments

What a way to celebrate 40th anniversary of man’s walk to the moon, and thanks to Google for making it extraordinary. A lot many people who are already familiar with Google Earth now can feel Google Moon.

This will let you walk through moon’s landing site , let you see 360 degree snaps and 3D view of the spacecraft, and what’s more you get to see exclusive tv recordings of the Apollo mission. Read more…

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