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Chris Sherman / Search Engine Watch:
Google Launches Industrial Strength Blog Search  —  Google has introduced its long awaited blog search service, becoming the first major search engine to offer full-blown blog and feed search capabilities.  —  It's been nearly two and a half years since Google purchased Pyra Labs …
Anil Dash / Six Apart:
Google launches Blog Search  —  As will undoubtedly make the rounds everywhere in the blogosphere today, Google has just launched Google Blog Search.  Google's perhaps the single company most identitied with search, so their entrance into the blog search space is a big milestone even though …
Dsifry / Sifry's Alerts:
Welcome to the Blogosphere, Google!  —  The blogosphere is abuzz with Google's launch of their Blog Search.  So far things look pretty interesting, and having a big traditional search player like Google working on blog search is a validation moment for the entire blogosphere.
Dave Winer / Scripting News:
Google adds blog search  — "Search blogs from all over the web."  —  It's also available at  —  A FAQ page is also available.  Memeorandum is tracking it.  —  Google Blog Search search query for "google blog search."
Nathan Weinberg / InsideGoogle:
GOOGLE LAUNCHES BLOGSEARCH  —  Google has put out a blog search engine.  Despite the fact that people have been clamoring for this for months, it may surprise you to realize that this makes Google the first to market with a homegrown blog search of any major search engine.
Robert Scoble / Scobleizer:
Google's new blog search makes a great first impression  —  Google launches its blog search service, says SearchEngineWatch's Chris Sherman.  —  OK, let's try it out.  —  First, let's try my name.  Hey, an ego search is a great way to tell whether something has a good algorithm.  Why?
Brad Hill / The Unofficial Google Weblog:
REVIEW: Google Blog Search  —  Launched in the early morning hours today, Google Blog Search does not attempt to innovate; it sticks tried-and-true to the spare design sensibility that is Google's look-and-feel trademark.  The test is not bells and whistles, but quality of results.
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Watch Blog:
Roundup Of Google Blog Search Commentary  —  Below, a roundup of bloggers and others talking about the new Google Blog Search service that's been launched.  For more background on the service, see our Google Launches Industrial Strength Blog Search and Thoughts On & Poking At Google Blog Search posts.
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Watch Blog:   Thoughts On & Poking At Google Blog Search
Nick W /   Google's Blog Search is NOT Blog Search, Opinions
Duncan / The Blog Herald:
Google Blog Search reviewed
Discussion: Blog Tips and
Mary Hodder / Napsterization:   Google Launches Blog Search
Niall Kennedy / Niall Kennedy's Weblog:
Google Blog Search is live
Mark Evans:
The Beginning of the End for Technorati?
Discussion: Scobleizer and Darren Barefoot
Bang & Olufsen and Samsung to sell top-end phones  —  COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Danish up-market electronics firm Bang & Olufsen (BOb.CO: Quote, Profile, Research) and Samsung Electronics (005930.KS: Quote, Profile, Research) will launch a jointly made mobile phone this year …
Jeff MacIntyre / Wired News:
Killer Buzz Flocks to New Browser  —  Perhaps the world does not need another web browser — but it may want Bart Decrem's.  —  Decrem and a small cadre of programmers in Palo Alto, California, have spent this summer quietly readying Flock, an open-source browser, for an early October beta launch.
Tom Taulli / Forbes:
Podcasting Profits  —  LOS ANGELES - Back in 1999, Evan Williams started one of the earliest blogging software companies.  His lucky break happened when it took several years for blogging to hit the mainstream.  This gave Williams time to develop and tweak his technology.
Discussion: Geek News Central …
Anne Broache /
Vint Cerf muses about Google role, broadband  —  WASHINGTON—In his upcoming role as Google's chief Internet evangelist, Vint Cerf says he'll act as a "bumblebee," transporting ideas among the company's worldwide laboratories.  —  The Internet pioneer doesn't expect to be writing software …
Scott Guthrie / ScottGu's Blog:
Atlas Unleashed...  I just finished up giving my keynote demo with Anders, Don and Chris about an hour ago.  Coding on the fly in front of 8,000 people for 45 minutes on a single machine with no cutaways or backups is fairly adrenaline rushing. :-) I think it went pretty well and it was a lot of fun to-do.

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