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a listing of the files in a computer storage device, such as an area of a hard drive or other storage device. A device may contain many directories to facilitate organization of files.


n 1. an organized list of names, organizations, or other data bases for ease of retrieval or reference.
n 2. the listing of files in a computer storage system.
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PCWorld Magazine recently named the Open Directory Project a "search superstar" as the Web's best directory.
Finally, Netscape helps facilitate communication in the Open Directory Project community with integration of the AOL Instant Messenger and ICQ services in addition to localized Editor tools in nine different languages, including English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, Basque and Czech
To promote its continued growth, Netscape makes the Open Directory Project available to anyone under a free use license.
Currently the largest human-powered search directory, the Open Directory Project has nearly 1.
The Open Directory Project editor tools are localized in nine different languages (English, German, French, Italian, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, Basque and Czech) for easy submission of foreign language sites.
The Netscape Open Directory Project, the most comprehensive Internet directory, is the first directory built and maintained by the web community at large.
With the integration of the Netscape Open Directory Project, Google has taken a great, open information resource and made it even more useful and accessible.
amp;uot;The enthusiasm the Open Directory Project has brought to the Web has been overwhelming, and this distinction is just one more example of how the online community has embraced the open source movement.
Netscape's Open Directory Project is the first Internet directory search service built by the Web community at large and is an easy and fast way to find information relevant to users needs.
Listing more than one million Web sites from more than 17,000 active contributors, the Open Directory Project is well on its way to becoming the largest human built Internet directory in the world.

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