Have you noticed a surge in referral visits to your website lately? When you try to track them down, does it only lead to confusion?
One of Google’s handy features is its ability to autocomplete a search queries. But do you think that you could guess the Google autocomplete results?
The website called Unidexed was created by Matthew Rothenberg in early Feburary. This strange website was coded to erase itself once Google indexed it, which happened about 3 weeks.
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
Yahoo Labs has developed a machine learning algorithm that can identify beautiful portraits and separate them from lose that are less than lovely.
In an article on TechCrunch, it was stated that starting March 1, 2015 China will begin forcing users of web services to register with their real name and their ID.
A little while ago Google got into the domain registration game on an invite-only basis. Now, after about 6 months of testing, they have decided to open up domain registration to all US users.
Who could have thought!
One thing I used to love about Google search was the breadcrumb feature, where I could click on the link to a higher level category page if the main link Google served me was not what I was actuall
Even more fun than taking this web IQ quiz http://www.pewinternet.org/quiz/web-iq-quiz/
was following the little debate about mosaic vs. navigator
TRUSTe, a company that certifies websites' compliance with various security and privacy standards, was recently penalized by the FTC for not reviewing all of the sites with the TRUSTe logo annually
Google has been using Moffett Field, a NASA airfield, as the home for it's private jets.
Yelp.com, already a giant in the local business review space, now offers the ability to reserve hotel stays through the site.
The new domain names are starting to be released to the public for purchase from .email to .photography to .cool and .pro.
Intuitive step by step troubleshooter for Google's penalties. Check it out and let me know what you think!
Here is a good way to spread the word about Net Neutrality in an entertaining video anyone can understand: http://vimeo.com/fiorecartoons/gilded-age-internet
Sometimes I think we all take for granted the power & physical space it takes to run Google.
Here is a great image gallery of Google's Data Centers:
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