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MacLeod Dave wrote:
> 2009/12/16 Matthew Barnett <[log in to unmask]>:
>   
>> MacLeod Dave wrote:
>>     
>>> See:
>>>
>>> http://www.google.pl/
>>>
>>> Click on the image and it will take you to a search result for the
>>> language.
>>>
>>> And in a few other countries as well.
>>>
>>>
>>> http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jyvStqVP5SV8_bi_KioZXa4LtntAD9CJS5981
>>>
>>>       
>> But no English-speaking countries, ie those that use the current de
>> facto auxlang?
>>
>>     
>
> Doesn't look like it. I checked here:
>
> http://www.liberafolio.org/2009/google-festas-la-zamenhof-tagon/
>
> And apparently it was on the Google front pages for Germany,
> Netherlands, France, Spain, Italy, Poland and Russia. Maybe some more.
Various people in the <uea-membroj> group tracked this down on the 
Google front pages for about 30 languages. It does seem to have been 
determined by languages rather than countries.
 Maybe one day we'll know how this happened and who made it happen.

Geoffrey King