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Al Qaeda, Iraq, and Google 2001

October 2, 2008

While looking at Sal’s Google 2001 “timesuck”, I discovered something that isn’t a timesuck at all. After Googling “Osama Bin Laden Iraq” on Google’s 2001 site and index, I found this article from 2000 in the Guardian about the connections between Al Qaeda and Iraq on the USS Cole bombing. So let me get this [...]

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The World Wide Web, circa 2001

October 2, 2008

File this one under Timesucks.  In celebration of their 10th anniversary, Google has put up a version of its search engine from 2001.  You can search only sites that were around in 2001, go to the current site, or view an archive of what the site looked like back in 2001.  Definitely eats up a [...]

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