Dictionary

07.13.12
Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you
07.13.12

Merriam-Webster announces Dictionary API for developers, coming to a word game near you

Merriam-Webster just announced its new Dictionary API, which gives developers access to the full d...

By S. Silbert,   07.13.12
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06.01.12
Google image search results crammed into picture dictionary
06.01.12

Google image search results crammed into picture dictionary

Though not quite a replacement for Mountain View's ill-fated dictionary, this 1,240 page tome cont...

By A. Santos,   06.01.12
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03.30.12
Apple's definition of "Apple" could use an update
03.30.12

Apple's definition of "Apple" could use an update

As pointed out to Engadget, Apple's own Dictionary entry could use a little polishing, with no...

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03.30.12
Apple needs to redefine itself, but that shouldn't take long
03.30.12

Apple needs to redefine itself, but that shouldn't take long

We know that Apple can be OCD-ish about dictionaries at times, but is any brave Cupertino intern re...

By S. Sakr,   03.30.12
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03.19.12
Researchers find fewer words being added to languages, fewer ways to tell you precisely that
03.19.12

Researchers find fewer words being added to languages, fewer ways to tell you precisely that

What if one of the words in this post means absolutely nothing in the year 2094? It's possible, and...

By D. Murph,   03.19.12
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08.05.11
Google Dictionary slams shut forever, world unsurprisingly at a loss for words
08.05.11

Google Dictionary slams shut forever, world unsurprisingly at a loss for words

close    /v. kloʊz; adj., adv. kloʊs or, for 51, kloʊz; n. kloʊz for 59, 60, 63–6...

By D. Murph,   08.05.11
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06.20.11
No Comment: Windows Phone Dictionary app icon seems eerily familiar
06.20.11

No Comment: Windows Phone Dictionary app icon seems eerily familiar

Who really thinks about designing a dictionary icon? They all look alike, after all, so what woul...

By M. Rose,   06.20.11
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05.26.11
Merriam-Webster Dictionary now available on iPad for free
05.26.11

Merriam-Webster Dictionary now available on iPad for free

You could argue that there's not much need for a separate dictionary app any more. With diction...

By M. Schramm,   05.26.11
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05.23.11
Kobo unbuttons for $129 eReader Touch Edition, we go hands-on (video)
05.23.11

Kobo unbuttons for $129 eReader Touch Edition, we go hands-on (video)

Kobo today kicked off Book Expo America with the launch of a new six-inch, one-button touchscreen...

By B. Heater,   05.23.11
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