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Charles Dickens celebrated by Google to promote free ebooks

Charles Dickens is celebrated by Google today to promote free ebooks.

By February 7, 2012

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What the Dickens? Google uses doodle to (ultimately) sell books

Google is celebrating the 200th birthday of Charles Dickens with a doodle. But the doodle also seems to be trying to get you to use Google Books. Another example of Google's new commercialism?

By February 7, 2012

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A camera right out of Dickens

'Kodak 1881' has a Victorian look

By April 20, 2007

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How piracy built the U.S. publishing industry

Americans were once enthusiastic pirates. The company that eventually became HarperCollins made a fortune pirating the work of Charles Dickens and other British authors.

By February 27, 2012

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Pride and Prejudice and Kindles: Amazon offers British Library classics for free

The British Library is to offer the works of Jane Austen, Charles Dickens and other literary giants, for free to Amazon Kindle owners

By February 11, 2010

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Rage: Buffalo LinkTheater

The Link Theater entertainment system frustrates the dickens out of Justin.

May 21, 2008

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Next-gen pranks with the Soundbomb

Record your message, hide the motion-triggered Soundbomb, and scare the dickens out of passersby.

By February 5, 2007

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Beautiful papercraft sculptures animated with projectors

These gorgeously atmospheric paper dioramas are brought to life with a shadow puppet effect created by a projection technique normally reserved for full scale buildings.

By May 19, 2014

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Google combines doodles for New Year's Eve mega doodle

A New Year's Eve mega doodle combines the best of Google's doodles from the last 12 months. How many can you spot?

By December 30, 2012

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Microsoft calls Google 'Scroogle'

In an outburst of Christmas spirit, Redmond creates a shopping Web site that paints Google -- and its search results -- in a very unfestive light.

By November 28, 2012