Thursday, June 12, 2008

Google Winner of The Prince of Asturias Awards 2008

The Prince of Asturias Awards is a series of annual prizes given in Spain by the Fundación Príncipe de Asturias to individuals, entities, organizations or others from around the world who make notable achievements in the sciences, humanities, or public affairs.
This year The Prince of Asturias Awards has been awarded the Internet giant Google as the best Internet search engine of all time in the category of communication and humanities.
The jury, which announced the win yesterday, justified the decision that Google is the "best search engine" a "gigantic cultural revolution" that allows access information without ideological, economic or linguistic barriers.
Last years winners of Prince of Asturias Awards were former US vice President Al Gore and singer song writer Bob Dylan.

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