Google Books to add Creative Commons books (AP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, August 14th, 2009

Google Inc. is now enabling authors and publishers who release their work under Creative Commons licenses to distribute it through Google Books, a free service that allows users to search and read books online.

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Yahoo Launches Creative Commons Image Search (WebProNews)

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Yahoo Image Search has introduced a new feature that allows users to filter search results by Creative Commons license. The Yahoo Search Blog offers more details. “When you use Yahoo! Image Search, you’ll now see a checkbox for Creative Commons allowing you to filter for images from Flickr that can be used commercially or that can be modified (remixed, tweaked, or built upon) with restrictions …

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Google Refreshes Logos, Gmail Gets Psychic (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

Google introduced a refreshed look logo line for its services and a new Labs feature in Gmail that allows users to preview their inbox messages while the webmail service is loading.

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Google makes breaking up with Hotmail, Yahoo! easy to do (The Register)

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

Bats lashes with contacts, email tool Google has added a feature to its popular Gmail service that allows users to easily import email and contacts from their Hotmail, Yahoo! et al accounts.?

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Google Latitude pinpoints whereabouts of family, friends (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Google on Wednesday unveiled a new feature that allows users to track the location on Google Maps of friends or family using a mobile smartphone.

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Google launches free music search service in China (AP via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

Google Inc. said Wednesday that it has launched a music search service in China that allows users to access music legally online in a forum backed by some record labels and supported by advertising revenue.

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