Karen Blakeman on December 30th, 2011

Google has started showing UK postcode area boundaries but not in Google maps as one would expect. Using the standard Google search box type in your postcode and at the top of your results Google shows you a map with the boundaries of the postcode area. Although the boundaries are in roughly the right area, […]

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Karen Blakeman on December 29th, 2011

The Ukrainian official companies register can be found at http://irc.gov.ua/ua/Poshuk-v-YeDR.html.¬†The interface and information is in Ukrainian only but Google’s translation option does a good enough job to help you through the site. If you use Google Chrome as your browser you can enable its automatic translation prompt by going to Options, Under the Bonnet, and […]

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The slides for my workshop “Searching without Google”, 28th November 2011, are available at: http://www.rba.co.uk/as/¬† – please note that this is a temporary location for the presentation and it will be removed after 2-3 months. Archive copies will remain on authorSTREAM and Slideshare authorSTREAM¬† Slideshare There is also an addendum to the presentation that summarises […]

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