Category Archives: Google

Google to Allow Do Not Track Button in Browser

Google Inc. will allow a “do-not- track” button to be embedded in its Web browser, letting users restrict the amount of data that can be collected about them. Read more: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-02-23/google-agrees-to-allow-do-not-track-button-in-browser.html Advertisements

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Is Facebook Killing Google?

There have been a lot of predictions that Facebook would kill Google. This Businessinsider article says that it may happen some day, but as of today, it’s not even close. To get a quick reality check on whether Facebook is … Continue reading

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Windows 7.5 Phone Looks Promising

cnet likes the new Windows 7.5 phone. At least that’s how it appears. They tried a Nokia Lumia 800 handset and liked it very much. They still would want hardware that’s at least as good as the Android hardware and … Continue reading

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Verizon Blocks Google Wallet on its Smartphones

It looks like the competitions is heating up over payments using smart phones. Here are two stories about Verizon blocking the Google Wallet. Google was first to the market with an electronic payment system, but apparently Verizon must want its … Continue reading

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NY Times: Google’s War on Nonsense

When Google changed its algorithm it affected about 12% of the searches.  The biggest effect was on content farms.  Here is an opinion piece from the NY Times on the effect of the change. You can’t mess with Google forever. … Continue reading

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Bing Takes Market Share from Google

Microsoft has managed to increase the market share for its Bing search engine over the past year with Google being the big loser. Looking at the overall search engine market from May 2010 to May 2011, Compete found that Google … Continue reading

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