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Detlev Johnson

Detlev Johnson

Articles by Detlev Johnson

  1. Google Anti-Phishing Will Be Part Of Firefox 2.0

    As rumored, Google is to power the anti-phishing capabilities in Firefox 2.0. Firefox 2.0 Bakes in Anti-Phish Antidote from InternetNews.com has more details. While Microsoft makes the dominant Internet Explorer 7 which will be bundled with...

  2. Search Headlines & Links: May 30, 2006

    Below, a recap of stories posted today to the Search Engine Watch Blog, along with other items we've spotted but not blogged separately: From The SEW Blog… Daily SearchCast, May 30, 2006: Ask's Memorial Day Link, About Links...

  3. Google Sitemaps: Links To You Can't Hurt You

    The Google Sitemaps team posted to their blog in response to a question at SearchEngineWatch Seattle. Interestingly, they note that links from bad neighborhoods do not harm a site's rankings, only links to bad neighborhoods. It has long been...

  4. Latest Google Payments Rumor: Google Checkout

    Rumors have been flying since yesterday about Google's plan for a payment system and recent developments. Although unsubstantiated at this time, the talk is not new. Google itself has made some overtures about a pending payment system, and we can...

  5. Yahoo Issues Late May 2006 Weather Report

    Yahoo! announced late yesterday that they have begun an update to their Web Search index. You can expect some changes to your Yahoo! rankings over the next several days, and if you want to provide feedback, they supply a new form that you can use...

  6. Free New AdWords Alerts Service

    A free alert service kicks off with two alerts related to Google AdWords and AdSense. You can get daily email alerts with the costs of the expensive AdWords both by bid and by cost per day (not necessarily the most expensive, since Google doesn't...

  7. Ask Recognizing Memorial Day

    The Ask homepage has recognized Memorial Day with an image and link to customized search results. While Memorial Day is specifically an American holiday, Thanksgiving is also specifically American and most search engines had fun with their logo...

  8. WikiMapia: Google Maps and Wikipedia Mashup

    Coming on the heels of the recently launched Microsoft MapCruncher, WikiMapia uses the Google Maps API and a Wiki interface. This enables users to enter or edit information with map hotspots. They ask that you refrain from adding anything that...

  9. Google Pressures CHMoogle Into Name Change

    The chemistry search engine CHMoogle encountered opposition to its trademark filing by Google, and decided to resort to eMolecules rather than take on the search giant. Although eMolecules' attorneys could argue the different audience and content...

  10. A Google Powered TV Guide

    Eric Schmidt, Google CEO, comments that their mission is to provide access to everything, including television content. Using Google search capability, coupled (for instance) with Media Center or an XBox, this vision could potentially be...