Check out a fascinating radio doco on Google called Googlemania at You can listen online, podcast or read the transcript

“Google is now all pervasive, it’s a cultural phenomenon, a boundless mediascape and a huge business empire. It’s also entered the language as a verb, and it is changing everything. It now plans to digitise every book ever written, and to find it you have to google it. It’s creative destruction, it’s cool, it’s scary – and it’s happening.” (excerpt from doco introduction)