Category Archives: Internet

Facebook Wants To Trademark The Word “Book”

Facebook was already getting enough heat over its recent privacy policy revisions, and now a revision regarding the company’s trademark rights is adding a new layer to the controversy. According to Facebook’s revised privacy policy–or data policy, as it’s now called–by using Facebook, users must agree to not use the word “Book.” It sounds like

Encyclopedia Britannica Closes the Book on Print

Encyclopedia Britannica

The giant, heavy, pricey volumes that made up each edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica are now history. After nearly 250 years, Britannica has opted to stop making print editions of its encyclopedia. Its online portal will remain, though it will continue to face stiff competition from free rivals like Wikipedia. However, Britannica still has some