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2011-07-30 05:38:27

Google has acquired more than 1,000 patents from IBM during the month of July, Bill Slawski of the blog SEO by the Sea first reported on Thursday. According to Slawski's report the Menlo Park, California-based company "recorded the assignment of 1,030 granted patents from IBM" on July 11 and 12. The patents cover "a range of topics, from the fabrication and architecture of memory and microprocessing chips, to other areas of computer architecture including servers and routers as well. A number...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.