Google Blogoscoped

Friday, July 8, 2005

We Are Not Afraid

People are sending in images in reaction to the London terror attacks, saying “We’re not afraid!”

Yahoo Mobile Search

Yahoo has some news on their mobile search applications.

Custom Scoop

Who gets the most media attention? CustomScoop allows you to track and compare any two search terms, like “George Bush” vs. “Bill Clinton”, to find out. [Via MP.]

Black Ribbon at Google UK

The Google UK homepage is currently showing a black ribbon after the London terror attacks. The ribbon leads to the Google News page and reads: “Friends and family hotline for London explosions: 0870 1566 344.” [Via Andy K. in the Forum.]

Google-based Weather Maps

Weather Maps shows weather information on top of Google Maps. [Thanks Miel v.O.]

Customize Google

CustomizeGoogle is “a Firefox extension that enhance Google search results by adding extra information (like links to Yahoo, Ask Jeeves, MSN etc) and removing unwanted information (like ads and spam).” [Thanks Miel v.O.]

London Bombings on Google Maps

A Google map is showing the London terrorist attacks of yesterday, July 7. [Via Google Maps Mania.]

Google Map of San Fermin

At the festival of San Fermin in the north-eastern of Spain, bulls are running through the street hunting people. Wikipedia says the event has killed 14 and injured 200 since 1924. And here’s the road according to Google Maps, with injuries in 2005 drawn into the map as markers. [Thanks Telendro M.]


Blog  |  Forum     more >> Archive | Feed | Google's blogs | About


This site unofficially covers Google™ and more with some rights reserved. Join our forum!