Frank Watson

Frank Watson

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Kangamurra Media

Articles by Frank Watson

Yahoo Content Behaviorally Targets Success

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Yahoo’s CORE (Content Optimization and Relevance Engine) personalization technology has reportedly increased clicks to stories in their “Today” home page box by 270% since the company began using it in 2009. Seems behavior targeting has benefits.

Facebook Bans Advertiser Pushing Google+ Follows

Facebook Bans Google Plus Ad

It appears Facebook is getting aggressive in the ad department and may be feeling the heat from Google’s social project. Facebook has banned the advertising account of one user who tried to gain followers on Google+ using Facebook’s ad platform.

Google Offers Hit NYC, Oakland & San Francisco

Google Offers Coming Soon

If you had signed up to receive more information on Google Offers and live in New York City, Oakland, or San Francisco, you should have noticed an email or two from them in the last day. And it seems Google is ready to launch Offers in more cities.

Yahoo Ranks Best Fireworks For Fourth of July

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Yahoo Travel editor, Deborah Hopewell, offers her top 8 locations to view fireworks and/or enjoy celebrating on the nation's birthday. Two east coast cities top the list - which makes sense given the revolution for independence started around there.

Hungary Hungry for Hot Dogs on Fourth of July?

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Type in "hot dog" in Google Insights for Search and look at their results by country searches- the number one result is Hungary. To think there were more searches for hot dogs in Hungary rather than the USA, suggests someone is playing a little joke.

New Search App Could Make Hooking Up A Lot Easier

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Singles are always looking for bars with the right percentage of potential partners. Using facial recognition software, SceneTap is an app that can tell you the ratio of men to women at participating bars. However, will it be a hit with the ladies?