Industry News Google calls in the language police By Thomas McGuire on June 21, 2003, 5:15 AM Facebook Twitter Google Plus RSS Comments Paul McFedries, who runs the lexicography site Word Spy, received a stiffly worded letter from the firm after he added "google" to his online lexicon. The company asked him to delete the definition or revise it to take account of the "trade mark status of Google". He opted for the latter. Would you like to know more? 1 comment 0 interactions Now Read This… Google aims to launch own wireless service using Sprint and T-Mobile Netflix share value soars on strong subscriber growth The NSA was already tracking the North Korean hackers that brought down Sony Pictures Deep-fried graphene could be the key to long-lasting batteries Next TechSpot Pricewatch Prev Orrin Hatch: Software Pirate?