Google rarely announces their major algorithm updates ahead of time but just recently they have let it be known that starting April 21st, they will be "expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a
Not too long ago Firefox broke news that they were dropping Google as their default search provider and moving on to a five year partnership with Yahoo.
Google is reported to be working on a new type of algorithm ranking pages based on how factually correct they are:
DuckDuckGo has begun making their Instant Answers feature multilingual. Pulling data from Wikipedia, the search engine now gives Instant Answers in German, French, Polish and Czech.
Google has announced that they are shutting down Helpouts, its service that connects users that need help with experts who can offer help over a live-streaming video session. The deciding fac
HTTP is updating to HTTP/2! According to this article in Gizmodo, benefits include:
I just rediscovered this post that i've had bookmarked for years about that you don't need to have add ons and extra shit...pick the critical three things you want to get right and do them gr
Per SE Roundtable, there's an interesting recap of a thread John Mueller was involved in where he discussed the uses cases for the Submit to Index feature of the Fetch and Render tool in GWMT.
Want to only advertise in select local zipcodes? That is now a possibility with cravelab’s new version of its loction based mobile advertising software 'Drop In'.
Is this the final reach that sinks Apple, cutting into their $180 billion in cash, or is this the leap that puts Apple over the top with one of the first fully functional automated cars.
As of last week, Facebook implemented a new "Legacy" feature. This feature lets you choose a Legacy Contact who can take over the account if something is to happen to you.
Yahoo Labs has developed a machine learning algorithm that can identify beautiful portraits and separate them from lose that are less than lovely.
Last year, visitbritain.com decided to try their hand at content marketing.
In March 2011, Google admitted that they do have whitelists for certain things.
Twitter has given Google access to it's API so now tweets will be able to appear in search results in real time.
Google is rolling out curated medical knowledge into the SERPs for about 400 different medical conditions (to start).
There has been a buzz for a while now with regards to Apple developing their own search engine as opposed to using others.
Apparently, a number of third party sources are claiming there there is some shuffling of rankings in Google:
This is actually scary:
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