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… AP's college sports coverage to expand through the use of 'robot journalists' Phablets are a game-changing form factor, outpaced all other devices in usage growth Goodyear's heat-gathering tire aims to charge electric cars as they drive EA closes the doors on 'SimCity' developer Maxis Next TechSpot Pricewatch Prev Orrin Hatch: Software Pirate?