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… Mary Meeker releases Internet Trends report for 2015 Researchers develop computer chip made almost entirely out of wood Google hires Huawei, LG to build a pair of Nexus smartphones for 2015 Next TechSpot Pricewatch Prev Orrin Hatch: Software Pirate?