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Google to reveal Source Code

going semi-open-source?

     
2:52 pm on Jun 22, 2004 (gmt 0)

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"There have been a lot of conversations in the company in the past two months about (how) . . . it's time for us to give something back. So our technical director, Craig Silverstein, has started a project to look at all the Google code and start figuring out what parts of it we want to give back," Rosing said.

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How cool is that?

3:17 pm on June 22, 2004 (gmt 0)

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...to look at all the Google code and start figuring out what parts of it we want to give back...

Well, it's either going to be 18 months out of date or bang goes their enterprise search business.

3:24 pm on June 22, 2004 (gmt 0)

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The enterprise search business only gets 6 to 8 month out of date stuff anyhow.