Scientists across China and the United States collaborating on the PandaX search for dark matter from an underground lab in southwestern China report results from the first stage of the experiment in a new study published in the Beijing-based journal SCIENCE CHINA Physics, Mechanics & Astronomy. read more
A Google experiment shows a special icon next to smartphone-optimized search results. Obviously, the icon is only displayed when searching from smartphones. Back in 2012, Google ran a similar experiment, but it never became a regular feature.Google has a few articles about building smartphone-optimized sites. Show More Summary
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After Rupert Murdoch's News Corp branded Google a "platform for piracy" last week, Google has today returned fire. The search giant says that after removing 222 million pages from search results and investing tens of millions in technology, almost no other company has done more to tackle online piracy. Show More Summary
This week Google introduced "structured snippets," which demonstrate yet another way Google is extracting Web page information and displaying that in its search results. This time, the added data (which Google calls "facts") will show up on a Web page's s
A car. The wedding of your dreams. Your first house. These could be three of the most wonderful purchases of your life — or three of the worst. After all, the words "regret car purchase" generate 7.5 million Google search results, your wedding day will very likely be the most...
The latest in a long, long line of scandals.
A proper search engine is like a mind reader. It doesn’t just deliver what you asked for, it has to deliver what your thinking about, even if you’re not sure what that is. If you searched the word “Dallas” today, there’s a strong possibility you want to know who died in last night’s season finale. […]
Google's search engine has long brought useful factoids through its Knowledge Graph sidebars, but the results themselves have usually been skimpy; you've seen preview text, and that's about it. Thankfully, Google has made that sneak peek considerably...
True stories from Atlanta baseball search results. Not funny, Google. pic.twitter.com/SZDnIi1KpW — Craig Calcaterra (@craigcalcaterra) September 18, 2014 The Atlanta Braves once won eleventy billion straight AL East titles. That was... a few years ago. Approximation
Google's main source of revenue is its advertising platform, AdWords — but it’s also the key portal for businesses to have their products seen on the web, and in search results. Companies pay millions of dollars to Google each year for...Show More Summary
German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said Google needs observing and noted anything that does not feature in its top search results might as well not exist.
German justice minister Heiko Maas is calling on Google to become more transparent by disclosing exactly how it ranks search results. This, of course, will simply never happen. The algorithm is the heart of Google, the source of all its wealth and power as the planet's best index of knowledge. Show More Summary
Experts in digital marketing often specialize in search engine optimization, social media outreach and online reputation management. While providing professional services, such Internet gurus also use Web-based platforms for personal use. Show More Summary
Ever since Google announced that it's complying with the European Commission's "right to be forgotten" ruling, it's been inundated with requests to take down all sorts of search results. Many of those sought to bury negative reviews or write-ups, but...
In an attempt to remove Kate Upton's leaked nudes from Google's search results, her boyfriend Jason Verlander instructed his lawyers to send a DMCA takedown request. Interestingly, Google has rejected nearly half of the links in the Detroit Tigers pitcher's copyright complaint. Source: TorrentFreak, for the latest info on copyright, file-sharing and anonymous VPN services.
Worcester News | The Guardian Google has been forced by Europe’s “Right to Be Forgotten” law to remove an article about an artist named Dan Roach from its search results. The article ran in the U.K.’s Worcester News in 2009, and unlike...Show More Summary