Do you know who you write like?

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We take a look at I Write Like: a site dedicated to helping you identify who your writing style most resembles. We also take some of Neowin's authors to the site to see what it makes of their works.


Google enters the e-book arena

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Google is preparing the shake-up the online book world, having announced at the Frankfurt Book Fair that it plans to infiltrate online book stores in the first half of 2010. The new service will be...


All My Books v1.7

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Bolide Software announced today a new release of All My Books . All My Books is a book collection software suitable for all kind of books - usual printed ones as well as modern...

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Del Ray to publish Elder Scrolls novels

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Del Ray the Sci-Fi and Fantasy book publisher is teaming up with Bethesda Softworks to release two novels that are new original stories based off The Elder Scrolls video games. The first of the two...


All My Books v1.5

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Bolide Software announced today a new version of their book inventory progam. The key features of All My Books are: Fast downloading of book related information from internet book databases, including plot synopsis,...

PS3 network enters record books

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Guinness World Records has recognised folding@home, a project that harnesses the spare processing power of Sony's PlayStation 3 to help understand the cause of diseases, as the world's most powerful distributed computing network. Nearly 700,000...

More Video Games, Fewer Books at Schools?

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Of all of the proposals aimed at improving America's failing schools, there's one idea kids will really like: more video games and fewer books. Some educators argue that children would get more excited about school...

$2M Grant to Digitize Brittle Books

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The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation awarded a $2 million grant to the world's largest library for a program to digitize thousands of works (set to begin within a few months) with a major focus on...

Google mashes up Books and Maps

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Google Inc. has started integrating its popular mapping service with its controversial books search engine. When searching for a specific novel, users can now use a section called "Places mentioned in this book" that offers...

Google Pauses Online Books Plan

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Google's most recent service, Google Print, has been temporarily suspended until November. The aim of Google Print is to make the world's books accessible to internet users with full-text search. Books would be scanned from...

New Google Feature Offers Pages Of Books Online

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Internet search giant Google, quiet since going public in August, introduced a feature Wednesday that lets users search through pages of books online. Google is taking aim at online retailer Amazon.com, which offers...

The Next Chapter In Electronic Books

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The electronic book is one of those technological concepts from the 1990s that seems somewhat of a leftover. It's never really taken off the way it potentially could: It makes so much sense. ...

Intel, AMD accused of cooking the books

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Joe C. Carson of Applelust has invited us to take a gander at an article he published last week in which he more or less claims that Intel cooks the books when reporting results benchmarketing...

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