Google Blogoscoped

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Google Blogoscoped
Web address http://blogoscoped.com/
Commercial? no
Type of site Blog
Registration no
Owner Philipp Lenssen
Created by Philipp Lenssen
Current status in read-only mode

Google Blogoscoped is a blog authored by Philipp Lenssen.[1] It has been covering the search engine company Google since 2003.

It is respected by the company it covers, as it is linked to from Google's official blog as part of the "What We're Reading" section.[2] It is consistently in Technorati's list of the top 100 blogs.[3]

John Battelle includes the website in his 2005 book about Google, The Search.[4]

Books Based on Information From Google Blogoscoped[edit]

In 2006 Lenssen wrote the book 55 Ways to Have Fun with Google,[1] which is released under a Creative Commons license.[5]

In April 2008, Lenssen wrote the book Google Apps Hacks, presenting hacks, workarounds and undocumented tips for Google Docs, Gmail, Google Calendar and other Google applications.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "55 Ways to have fun with Google". ZDNet. 2006-06-01. Retrieved 2013-10-21. 
  2. ^ "Official Google Blog". Google. Retrieved 2013-01-23. 
  3. ^ "Google Blogoscoped on Technorati". Technorati. Retrieved 2013-10-21. 
  4. ^ Batelle, John (2006). The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture. ISBN 1-5918-4141-0. 
  5. ^ "Philipp Lenssen Publishes "55 Ways to Have Fun With Google," Makes eBook Free". PRWeb. 2006-10-13. Retrieved 2013-10-21. 
  6. ^ "Grab a Free Chapter of Google Apps Hacks". Lifehacker. 2008-05-02. Retrieved 2013-10-21. 

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