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  • n. Plural form of database.


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  • Unlike pages on the visible Web (that is, the Web that you can access from search engines and directories), information in databases is generally inaccessible to the software spiders and crawlers that create search engine indexes.

    Beyond the Search – Searching the Invisible Web « Lorelle on WordPress

  • That is the impact the storm had on what we call databases and our ability to record pertinent information dealing with this number of people.

    CNN Transcript Sep 11, 2005

  • I see a lot of redundancy between Sun and IBM – in databases, operating systems and servers.

    Why Cisco, Not IBM, Should Buy Sun

  • Of course, building such databases is a lot easier when you have a federal administration that committed to publishing government data online.

    O’Reilly: Why Tech Business Should Support Obama

  • The important thing for artists is to have their music in databases of this sort.

    Music Industry – ‘just ahead of the Amish’

  • As Justice Ginsberg notes, widespread use of computer databases is now the norm in America and massive amounts of data are collected, stored and shared among various governmental agencies.

    Carelessness Trumps the Exclusionary Rule

  • Can't Post | Private Reply but the "Who's on-line" is still out - I believe until we get the transfer of sign-in databases secure and final.

    Posting problem

  • Can strong IP rights in databases and information privacy/security coexist?

    Archive 2009-08-01

  • Fundamentally, PASS ID operates on the same flawed premise of REAL ID -- that requiring various "identity documents" (and storing that information in databases for later access) will magically make state drivers 'licenses more legitimate, which will in turn improve national security.

    Boing Boing

  • Or if you want a program that will let you move documents into various formats without too much trouble and wonderful built in databases and writing styles, try Notabene (www. Word Hell


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