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A challenger to ISI?

            A challenger to ISI?
            Thu, 02 May 2002 15:46:29 +0200
            Barry Mahon <mahons1@EIRCOM.NET>
            ICSTI-L list <ICSTI-L@DTIC.MIL>

Dear All,
I found this item in the Information Today email alert:
A start-up company that audaciously challenged the ISI establishment and
its prestigious Journal Impact Factor for measuring scholarly journal
impact has come and gone in short order, apparently as a result of its
inability to defend itself against a multimillion-dollar lawsuit.
--> http://www.infotoday.com/it/may02/hane1.htm

I read the item and was surprised as I hadn't heard anything about it.
Maybe I shouldn't be surprised
as I don't see everything (if I did I would never surface!) and anyway
since the outfit has gone bust
maybe they didn't advertise themselves enough!
Anybody any gossip to share on this one??
Bye, Barry
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