The Week in Review

SearchDay #69, August 9 - Peering at Peer-to-Peer
http://searchenginewatch.com/searchday/01/sd0809-p2p-oreilly.html
The book 'Peer-To-Peer' offers an excellent look at an important and potentially disruptive technology that may significantly change the way we search for information.

SearchDay #68, August 8 - Calling All Search Tips!
http://searchenginewatch.com/searchday/01/sd0808-sdtips.html
If you've got a great tip for improving search results, optimizing web pages, or anything else search-related, send it in for possible publication in SearchDay.

SearchDay #67, August 7 -- Keeping Up with the Patent Office
http://searchenginewatch.com/searchday/01/sd0807-patent-alert.html
PatentAlert searches the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office database on your behalf, and sends you emails that include descriptions of patents in the fields of your choice.

SearchDay #66, August 6
http://searchenginewatch.com/searchday/01/sd0806-news.html
Web searching news headlines from around the Web.

Elsewhere on internet.com

Kontiki Makes Official Debut
http://siliconvalley.internet.com/news/article/0,2198,3531_860941,00.html
Backed by an assortment of AOL, Netscape, Apple, Microsoft, Electronic Arts and Autodesk execs, the company formerly known as Zodiac Networks launches a new media delivery network.

IPv6: The Future is Now
http://www.isp-planet.com/technology/2001/ipv6_nowagain.html
Cisco's Steve Deering warns that the costs of a slow rollout of IPv6 are being felt now—-while nations and corporations that are implementing IPv6 ahead of everyone else are reaping the early bird's reward.

Thomson Buys NewsEdge
http://boston.internet.com/news/article/0,1928,2001_861351,00.html
Adding to its financial and editorial holdings, the Toronto giant snaps up the Burlington, Mass., provider of specialized business news and data for $43 million. The deal is a far cry from RoweCom's $227 million offer for NewsEdge in 2000.

Yahoo Education Opens Virtual Classrooms
http://siliconvalley.internet.com/news/article/0,2198,3531_861991,00.html
New site is devoted to keeping teachers and students well informed and eliminating the famous, "My dog ate it," excuse.

First PDF Worm Hits PC Users
http://siliconvalley.internet.com/news/article/0,2198,3531_863001,00.html
McAfee.com warns against "Peachy" worm, which targets users of Adobe's popular PDF file format.

Search Headlines

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