TITLE

GOOD DATA MAKE GOOD FENCES

AUTHOR(S)
Huber, Peter
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/19/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 9, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on efforts to bring to the Internet the deeds to land, buildings, airspace, coal, oil, timber and wildlife preserves. Digital technologies are now powerful enough to instantly link the delineated space to any written record that affects ownership and use. Companies like Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. have technology to provide instant access to every registry, court record, contract and government pronouncement that affects claims of interests.
ACCESSION #
32185676

 

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