danielm - 6:28 am on Feb 26, 2003 (gmt 0) To see for yourself, google some of those keywords. ;-)
Google (TM) has to protect its trademark, otherwise it loses it. For examples, look at Aspirin / aspirin (which Bayer lost) and cellophane (which Dow lost), because they didn't protect the trademark. I don't think it matters if the trademark is used as a noun or verb.
To see for yourself, google some of those keywords. ;-)