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No Privacy Worries Right? Blippy Credit Card Numbers in Google

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Earlier this morning Venturebeat editor Owen Thomas noticed that some credit card numbers from purchase sharing service Blippy were shared on Google. You can see Owen’s tweet to Blippy staff asking about the issue and here’s the Google search results. Update: Owen has just posted regarding this issue on Venturebeat. I...
No Privacy Worries Right? Blippy Credit Card Numbers in Google

Google still faces antitrust scrutiny in Europe, officials say

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The European Union's competition chief has said negotiations with Google to settle an antitrust probe have "advanced," but talks are not yet concluded. Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said he could could not anticipate the outcome of ongoing talks and added that they could not go on forever. However he...
Google still faces antitrust scrutiny in Europe, officials say

Forget Market Share — Microsoft Says Bing Is Doing Great! (MSFT, GOOG, YHOO)

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Bing chief Qi Lu doesn't worry that much about Bing's low market share versus Google. At an event today announcing Bing's new social networking sidebar and other changes, Lu said that he and Microsoft consider market share to be a "lagging indicator." In other words, when Bing makes a change,...
Forget Market Share — Microsoft Says Bing Is Doing Great! (MSFT, GOOG, YHOO)

Social Signals Are So Last Week - Use Infographics to Drive Real Leads

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There is a lot of talk these days about social signals affecting Google Search Results, and many SEOs are feeling the effects for their clients, who are disconnected from the social world. When it comes to infographics, you may find yourself scratching your head at the many conflicting claims out......
Social Signals Are So Last Week - Use Infographics to Drive Real Leads

Google Drops 'Bisexual' From Its Taboo Words List

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While I just wrote about the difficulty Google has put itself in with its selective enforcement of banning autocomplete terms, the search company also recently removed one such term from its oft-referred to "dirty words" list, which de-prioritizes results in its search algorithm. The Advocate has the story of how,...
Google Drops 'Bisexual' From Its Taboo Words List

Want Your Picture In The Google Search Results? Add A Google+ Profile

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Google has supported the ability to add authorship tagging to your web pages in order to give authors the ability to get more face time in the search results. But often web sites do not implement them fully. So how do 1 out of 5 results have an authorship image?...
Want Your Picture In The Google Search Results? Add A Google+ Profile

Study: Users More Likely To Choose Google Search Results Over Bing Even When Bing Is Doing All The Work

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In a recent study by Survey Monkey examining SEO assumptions, respondents were given two search result pages, one with a page header labeled “Google” and the other with a page header labeled “Bing,” and asked which page of results they preferred. Even when the page header... Please visit Search Engine...
Study: Users More Likely To Choose Google Search Results Over Bing Even When Bing Is Doing All The Work

Mozilla pulls new Firefox version over security concerns

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Less than a day after Mozilla released Firefox version 16 to the public, the browser had to be pulled from the Web over security concerns. "Mozilla is aware of a security vulnerability in the current release version of Firefox," Michael Coates, Mozilla's director of security assurance, explained in a...
Mozilla pulls new Firefox version over security concerns

Google's new look for mobile

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When it comes to mobile search, we strive to not only give you the same comprehensiveness and relevance as when searching with Google on your computer, but also a consistent look, feel, and overall user experience. So today, as we roll out a new look for Google Search results on...
Google's new look for mobile

Pinterest's First Investor Brian Cohen And His 24-Year-Old Son Have A New Startup

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Brian Cohen has one rule for all his children: They must start a company by age 26. When Cohen was younger, that's what he did. He and his wife created a tech PR company together. Their clients included big players like IBM, and the firm was eventually acquired. Since then,...
Pinterest's First Investor Brian Cohen And His 24-Year-Old Son Have A New Startup

Move Over, Wikipedia: Amazon May Be The King Of Google Rankings

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While the SEO industry has spent years decrying how well Wikipedia seems to dominate Google’s rankings, it may be that Amazon.com is the real king of visibility. For most of the past 18 months or so, Amazon has shown up on the first page of Google search results more often...
Move Over, Wikipedia: Amazon May Be The King Of Google Rankings

How Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Think About Real-Time Search

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Perhaps inspired by the speed of the medium, the integration of real-time tweets and other updates into major search engines has happened more quickly than I might have expected. It’s pretty amazing that raw Twitter posts already show up by default right on Google search results pages (they’re a little...
How Google, Yahoo and Microsoft Think About Real-Time Search

The Google shutdown parade continues; next up: site-blocking in search

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Reader. Exchange ActiveSync. Voice app for BlackBerry. Google is on a closure tirade in the last few months, and the trend continued with a Monday announcement. The company will discontinue its site-blocking service for Google search results. Soon, users will no longer be able to log into their Google...
The Google shutdown parade continues; next up: site-blocking in search

Why Google's 'Open' Complaint About Facebook And Apple Is Bunk (GOOG, AAPL, FB)

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Google search engineer Matt Cutts has a new video out reminding people that Google can manually remove or demote your site from Google search results if you are caught trying to game the system. That makes perfect sense. But it's exactly the kind of controlling behavior that Google says is...
Why Google's 'Open' Complaint About Facebook And Apple Is Bunk (GOOG, AAPL, FB)

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (FB, GOOG, MSFT, IBM, AAPL)

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Good morning! New York cops are getting Android phones. They don't make calls, but they do look up criminal histories. Twitter is launching a music discovery app this weekend at the Coachella festival. Apple is going to pay a $53 million settlement over iPhone warranty complaints. Here's a profile of Joe...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (FB, GOOG, MSFT, IBM, AAPL)

Up Close: The Gmail In Google Search Results Field Trial

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Google released a “field trial” today allowing people who enroll to do Google searches and get information from their Gmail messages mixed in with their web results. Don’t worry — only those enrolled see their own messages this way. Below, a look at how it works. If accepted into... Please...
Up Close: The Gmail In Google Search Results Field Trial

Blippy Users' Credit Card Numbers Exposed in Google Search Results - http://bit.ly/9r16Ew

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Blippy Users' Credit Card Numbers Exposed in Google Search Results - http://bit.ly/9r16Ew

Jelly Bean: What you need to know about Android 4.1

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Google at its I/O conference unveiled the next update to Android version 4.1 also known as Jelly Bean. The update, which will first become available as an over the air download next month for the Galaxy Nexus and Nexus S, brings a lot of nice improvements and some cool enhancements...
Jelly Bean: What you need to know about Android 4.1

Google Shopping's Transition To Pay-For-Play Expands Internationally, Search Results To Change By Feb. 13

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Google Shopping‘s pay-to-play service is going global. The commerce-focused vertical formerly known as Google Product Search, is now expanding the roll out of its commercial model to other countries outside the U.S., including the U.K., Germany, France, Japan, Italy, Spain, Netherlands, Brazil, Australia and Switzerland. The announcement comes on the...
Google Shopping's Transition To Pay-For-Play Expands Internationally, Search Results To Change By Feb. 13

10 great Google tools you need in your business workflow

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Google is so ubiquitous in our everyday digital lives that it's easy to overlook the many tools it offers that have a business slant. But there are lots of them, and I'm not just talking about Microsoft Office equivalents such as Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides, or Google Analytics....
10 great Google tools you need in your business workflow

GoToMeeting uses competitor’s name in search ads to trick people into clicking through

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Creating great ads on Google search results is an artform. In fact, there’s a whole industry of folks who are specialists. It seems like online meeting service GoToMeeting found a phrase that gets itself clicks: the name of its competitor MeetingBurner. Needless to say, MeetingBurner isn’t very happy about this...
GoToMeeting uses competitor’s name in search ads to trick people into clicking through
Google Admits It Spams The Hell Out Of You In New Gmail Commercial

Do We Really Want EU Bureaucrats Deciding What Google Search Results 'Should' Look Like?

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After a 20 month investigation, the FTC -- whose boss made it clear he absolutely wanted to bring down Google if he could -- couldn't find any evidence that Google's search results were somehow anticompetitive. All of the evidence pointed to the same basic thing: what Google did was for...
Do We Really Want EU Bureaucrats Deciding What Google Search Results 'Should' Look Like?

3 Predictions For The Future Of Google+ Profiles In Autosuggest

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Google+ profiles have been showing up in the autosuggest listings in Google search results for some time. Now that we know this feature appears to be here to stay, it is time to take a closer look. Just to be clear about what we are discussing, let’s look at a...
3 Predictions For The Future Of Google+ Profiles In Autosuggest

Google Uses Personal Data to Tailor 20% of Searches

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Many people think of Google search results as being standard from one person to the next. But if you’ve been paying attention over the years, you’ve probably noticed that more and more searches are being tailored to your personal information. Now we know just how many. AFP/Getty Images Google’s stand...
Google Uses Personal Data to Tailor 20% of Searches

Spain asks: If Google search results make your business look bad, can you sue?

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Los Alfaques, a bucolic campground near the Spanish town of Tarragona, isn't happy with Google. That's because searches for "camping Alfaques" bring up horrific images of charred human flesh—not good for business when you're trying to sell people on the idea of relaxation. The campground believes it has the...
Spain asks: If Google search results make your business look bad, can you sue?

That Time Marissa Mayer Stormed Out Of A Meeting After A Blogging Acquisition (YHOO)

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Influential blogger Dave Winer does not believe all the things Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is saying about letting "Tumblr be Tumblr." The source of his skepticism is a meeting he had with Mayer back in 2003. Back then, Google bought a blogging company called Blogger. Winer and his blogger friends...
That Time Marissa Mayer Stormed Out Of A Meeting After A Blogging Acquisition (YHOO)

With "Experts," Klout Wants to Make Influence Matter in Online Q&A

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For some time I’ve thought that Klout, the social startup that aims to measure online influence, makes a certain amount of sense as a business product. The ability for a brand to keep track of the social reach of consumers could be useful, perhaps in catering to them with offers...
With "Experts," Klout Wants to Make Influence Matter in Online Q&A

9 Greasemonkey Scripts To Get More Productive While Searching Google

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I remember the first thing people loved about Google search was its simplistic interface. Since then, Google have been tweaking their design many times, but it still remained rather simple (and almost clutter-free). However you can’t please everyone and Google search results pages can hardly be customized to fit everyone’s needs...
9 Greasemonkey Scripts To Get More Productive While Searching Google

Beware the rip-off NHS Direct phone numbers

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A Google search points you straight to a website and a phone number which will cost at least £1.53 to callIs this the most breathtakingly cynical business around? Some quite literally sick-minded individuals have thought up a way of cashing in on people who have fallen ill and urgently want...
Beware the rip-off NHS Direct phone numbers
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