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Legal opinions now available in Google Scholar

Those interested in learning more about historical court opinions have a few new options in Google Scholar, although serious research will likely happen elsewhere.

By November 17, 2009

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Microsoft hires social-net scholar Danah Boyd

Best known for her comparisons of MySpace and Facebook users, Boyd is wrapping up her doctorate at UC Berkeley before heading to Microsoft's new Boston-area research facility.

By September 22, 2008

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Terror scholar: 'WoW' could let government sniff out plots

Some intelligence experts think terrorism in virtual worlds could provide a view of what real-world terrorists might be up to.

By March 21, 2008

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Turkish court axes YouTube ban over free speech concerns

Turkey's Constitutional Court puts the kibosh on a YouTube ban, saying the prohibition ran afoul of the country's free speech laws.

By May 29, 2014

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Yandex co-founder Ilya Segalovich dies at age 48

The co-founder of Russia's largest search engine died Saturday in London after bouts with cancer.

By July 28, 2013

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The Zuckerberg Files: Getting schooled on Facebook's CEO

The scholarly initiative, launched by researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, aims to keep Mark Zuckerberg and his social network in check.

By October 28, 2013

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Medieval bishop's theory resembles modern concept of multiple universes

A 13th-century bishop's theory about the formation of the universe has intriguing parallels with the theory of multiple universes.

April 27, 2014

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Listen to the Batman theme performed by actual bats

The inaudible cries of bats have been digitally brought into an audible frequency — and arranged into a performance of the Batman theme music.

By June 23, 2013

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Lawyer's delight: Google beefs up patent-search technology

Google announces the addition of a "Prior Art Finder," as well as a way to search through patent applications to the European Patent Office.

By August 14, 2012

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Johns Hopkins apologizes for yanking prof's NSA blog

After a professor's blog post was censored based on claims it linked to classified government documents, the university says it reacted "too quickly" on "inadequate" and "incorrect information."

By September 10, 2013