Monthly Archives: February 2007


It looks as if the Crosstech blog will be worth following. Publishers International Linking Association, Inc. (doing business as “CrossRef”), is hosting this CrossRef Publisher Technology Forum (“CrossTech”) for its members and other participants on an invitation only basis, in order to provide a neutral forum where a wide range of publishers can post and … Continue reading Crosstech


Google announced a while ago that they were ‘deprecating’ their SOAP Search API in favour of an Ajax based search syndication strategy [as reported by Brady Forrest]. One motivation for this, it was speculated, was that the SOAP API-based syndication of search did not support their ad-based revenue model. Why? Because control of the data … Continue reading Scapes