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The Future of Augmented Reality

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Experts predict augmented reality will set the tone for future technological advances, as AR- and VR-driven platforms like Microsoft HoloLens progressively transition into the mainstream. Experts predict augmented reality will set the tone for future technological advances, as AR- and VR-driven platforms like Microsoft HoloLens progressively transition into the mainstream. 0 Comments

SEO and Strategy Tips for Success with Augmented Reality

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Augmented reality is moving from a novelty to an expected experience to enhance user engagement and to make informed decisions. Here are tips to boost your success. Augmented reality is moving from a novelty to an expected experience to enhance user engagement and to make informed decisions. Here are tips to boost your success. 0 Comments

5 New Types of Content for the Future of Marketing

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Every search marketer knows that a good SEO strategy rests on the strength of its content. Savvy brands will keep an eye on the following five emerging content types to determine when it makes sense to integrate them into their existing search campaigns. Every search marketer knows that a good SEO strategy rests on the strength of its content. 0 Comments

Amazon Steps Further Into Search With Amazon Echo

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If you have a solid liberty of experiential content on your site, it will be many decades before Siri, Cortina, Google Now, or Amazon's Alexa poses any threat to your traffic. If you have a solid liberty of experiential content on your site, it will be many decades before Amazon's Alexa poses any threat to your traffic. 0 Comments

Amazon Flow Ups the Search Ante With Augmented Reality

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Amazon's newly updated app is pushing augmented reality closer to the mainstream with Flow. It recognizes products then presents users with purchase options for that exact object and/or similar objects within the Amazon marketplace. Amazon's newly updated app is pushing augmented reality closer to the mainstream with Flow. It recognizes products then presents users with purchase options for that exact object and/or similar objects within the Amazon marketplace. 0 Comments

4 Surprisingly Awesome Google Retail Opportunities for 2014

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Google did a lot in 2013, but the retail opportunities and places the search giant could grow based on its current technology and resources are a bit mindboggling. Here are some areas where Google could potentially grow in 2014. Google did a lot in 2013, but the retail opportunities and places the search giant could grow based on its current technology and resources are a bit mindboggling. Here are some areas where Google could potentially grow in 2014. 0 Comments

Google Glass Not Welcome in Seattle Diner

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A Seattle diner has banned its customers from wearing Google Glass, as one visitor found out the hard way when he was asked to remove them or leave. A Seattle diner has banned its customers from wearing Google Glass, as one visitor found out the hard way when he was asked to remove them or leave. 0 Comments

3 Reasons Natural Language Processing (Not Google Glass) is the Future of Search

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Don't believe the media hype. Google Glass isn't likely to be adopted by mainstream consumers. However, there are some important takeaways about the future of search that we can take from Google Glass, Apple's Siri, and Google Now. Don't believe the media hype. Google Glass isn't likely to be adopted by mainstream consumers. However, there are some important takeaways about the future of search that we can take from Google Glass, Apple's Siri, and Google Now. 0 Comments

Google Patents Pay-Per-Gaze Advertising

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The patents show images of a Google Glass-style headset, which would keep track of users' eye movements to create a "gazing log" for advertisers and a sensor that keeps track of pupil dilation in order to judge the effectiveness of ad campaigns. The patents show images of a Google Glass-style headset, which would keep track of users' eye movements to create a "gazing log" for advertisers and a sensor that keeps track of pupil dilation in order to judge the effectiveness of ad campaigns. 0 Comments

SEO in the Age of Apps: Diversifying Your Mobile SEO Strategy

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To succeed as the app-based search ecosystem evolves, brands need to understand the relevant apps on the market, the value proposition of each, and how to build rank and findability. Here's an overview of mobile SEO basics and the big engines. To succeed as the app-based search ecosystem evolves, brands need to understand the relevant apps on the market, the value proposition of each, and how to build rank and findability. Here's an overview of mobile SEO basics and the big engines. 0 Comments

Augmented Reality & SEO: Search in an Annotated World

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AR has experienced a slow evolution. While users have struggled with a fragmented ecosystem of AR apps, marketers have struggled with how to fit it into their marketing plans. But with the debut of Google Glass, all that is about to change. AR has experienced a slow evolution. While users have struggled with a fragmented ecosystem of AR apps, marketers have struggled with how to fit it into their marketing plans. But with the debut of Google Glass, all that is about to change. 0 Comments

Porn Comes to Google Glass, is Quickly Banned

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Google moved swiftly to get rid of the first pornographic app created for Google Glass. This was followed by a quick tweak to its Glass Platform Developer Polices to ensure that no more porn makes its way onto its augmented reality spectacles. Google moved swiftly to get rid of the first pornographic app created for Google Glass. This was followed by a quick tweak to its Glass Platform Developer Polices to ensure that no more porn makes its way onto its augmented reality spectacles. 0 Comments

Google Files for Smartwatch Patent

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The application describes a device that would be placed on a wristband and would include one or more touch displays. The watch would include both clock hardware and a data line, suggesting the device will be capable of connecting to the internet. The application describes a device that would be placed on a wristband and would include one or more touch displays. The watch would include both clock hardware and a data line, suggesting the device will be capable of connecting to the internet. 0 Comments

Google Glass eBay Auction Hits $90,000 Before Being Removed

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The augmented reality eyewear yesterday turned up on auction website eBay. The listing reached $90,100.00 after receiving 28 bids, but was canceled due to Google's terms and conditions, which state that Google Glass can't be resold once obtained. The augmented reality eyewear yesterday turned up on auction website eBay. The listing reached $90,100.00 after receiving 28 bids, but was canceled due to Google's terms and conditions, which state that Google Glass can't be resold once obtained. 0 Comments

Google St. Patrick's Day 2013 Logo Gets Animated With Irish Step Dancing

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Google is wishing users a happy St. Patrick's Day today with a cute animated Google Doodle featuring a group of six Irish step dancers (five girls and a boy) all dressed in green, with each bearing one of the letters making up Google's name. Google is wishing users a happy St. Patrick's Day today with a cute animated Google Doodle featuring a group of six Irish step dancers (five girls and a boy) all dressed in green, with each bearing one of the letters making up Google's name. 0 Comments

Google Glass Ban Gets Bar Big Publicity

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A "dive bar" in Seattle has banned the augmented reality spectacles to preserve privacy. The bar's owner responded to angry Facebook commenters, arguing that the original post was "mostly humorous" and told them to "get a sense of humor". A "dive bar" in Seattle has banned the augmented reality spectacles to preserve privacy. The bar's owner responded to angry Facebook commenters, arguing that the original post was "mostly humorous" and told them to "get a sense of humor". 0 Comments

Google Hangouts Now Rolling Out in Gmail

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Google is removing the video chat function from Gmail that has been available since 2008 and replacing it with a Hangouts style feature as seen in Google+. Google promises Gmail users this will mean higher reliability and enhanced quality. Google is removing the video chat function from Gmail that has been available since 2008 and replacing it with a Hangouts style feature as seen in Google+. Google promises Gmail users this will mean higher reliability and enhanced quality. 0 Comments

Larry Page Looks Beyond Today at Zeitgeist 2012, Talks Search, Priorities & Big Bets

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Google CEO Larry Page took the stage at Zeitgeist 2012 to talk Beyond Today, though in fact he spent the majority of his time reiterating the rapid-fire changes at Google and explaining their evolutionary motivations over the past year. Google CEO Larry Page took the stage at Zeitgeist 2012 to talk Beyond Today, though in fact he spent the majority of his time reiterating the rapid-fire changes at Google and explaining their evolutionary motivations over the past year. 0 Comments

6 Funny Google Project Glass Parody Videos

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Google last week unveiled Google Project Glass, its futuristic augmented reality headset. While Google talked up the benefits, some took to YouTube with parodies that showed the potential for harm – especially if Microsoft were making the glasses. Google last week unveiled Google Project Glass, its futuristic augmented reality headset. While Google talked up the benefits, some took to YouTube with parodies that showed the potential for harm – especially if Microsoft were making the glasses. 0 Comments

Google Project Glass Sees the Future of Augmented Reality

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Google says that its Project Glass team is aiming to create an augmented reality platform that will bring the benefits of Google's mapping and social networking platforms into real-world experiences – thanks to a "Star Trek"-like headset system. Google says that its Project Glass team is aiming to create an augmented reality platform that will bring the benefits of Google's mapping and social networking platforms into real-world experiences – thanks to a "Star Trek"-like headset system. 0 Comments

10 MoLo Predictions for 2012: Deals, Social Sharing & Bloodbaths

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Mobile local monetization, mobile deals, the future of check-ins, mobile payments, mobile social sharing, voice search, and more! Here is some forward looking speculation on what we can expect in the exploding mobile and local market in 2012. Mobile local monetization, mobile deals, the future of check-ins, mobile payments, mobile social sharing, voice search, and more! Here is some forward looking speculation on what we can expect in the exploding mobile and local market in 2012. 0 Comments