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Third Edition of Oxford English Dictionary Likely to be Released in Digital Format, Not Print

Third Edition of Oxford English Dictionary Likely to be Released in Digital Format, Not Print

When it comes to the Oxford English Dictionary (OED), when it's said that there's a lot of hard work that goes into creating it, that's an understatement. Work on the third edition went underway nearly as soon as the second edition was published, with a team of 80 lexicographers behind the wheel, way back in 1989. And, as of right now, it's only 28% complete. With that in mind, the Oxford University Press is giving some serious thought into not publishing the dictionary in a printed format.

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Apple Tablet confirmed for Wednesday by McGraw-Hill CEO, with iPhone-styled OS [Video]

Apple Tablet confirmed for Wednesday by McGraw-Hill CEO, with iPhone-styled OS [Video]

It seems like hugely anticipated product announcements are always nailed down by a slip of tongue from an unassuming third party – this time, the Apple tablet by McGraw Hill’s CEO Harold McGraw III.

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IntelliScanner creates your own database of films and books

IntelliScanner creates your own database of films and books

I like to watch movies and read books, at least I used to before I had kids and didn’t have time to do anything but clean up messes and fetch snacks. I still have gobs of movies and books stuffed in boxes and under the bed, in fact, I don’t really even know what I have anymore. If you are the same way and want to organize your collection of books and movies the IntelliScanner Classic may help.

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