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The Ads Google Just Says No To

Want to buy an ad on Google? You might find it rejected after the fact for a variety of unpublished reasons. A look at some cases and the issues they raise. Want to buy an ad on Google? You might find it rejected after the fact for a variety of unpublished reasons. A look at some cases and the issues they raise. 0 Comments

SearchDay Week In Review

The Week in Review, Apr. 14 - 18, 2003, including the week's most interesting and provocative search engine forum discussion topics. The Week in Review, Apr. 14 - 18, 2003, including the week's most interesting and provocative search engine forum discussion topics. 0 Comments

Harvard Criticizes Google's Adult Content Filter

Google's SafeSearch porn filter was found to exclude non-porn sites such as the American Library Association, in a recent test conducted by the Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society. Google's SafeSearch porn filter was found to exclude non-porn sites such as the American Library Association, in a recent test conducted by the Harvard Law School's Berkman Center for Internet and Society. 0 Comments

The Search Engine Update, April 15, 2003, Number 147

Includes stories about a critical look at Google's Porn Filter, Inktomi and Google's win in a recent relevancy test and a mid-month recap of important search engine news during April 2003. Includes stories about a critical look at Google's Porn Filter, Inktomi and Google's win in a recent relevancy test and a mid-month recap of important search engine news during April 2003. 0 Comments

Google Filtering Of French & German Web Sites Revealed

Last month, a Harvard Law School study brought to light that fact Google does not include certain web sites in the French and German versions of its search engines, in particular neo-Nazi or white supremacy sites that have content that might be deemed illegal to publish in France and Germany. Last month, a Harvard Law School study brought to light that fact Google does not include certain web sites in the French and German versions of its search engines, in particular neo-Nazi or white supremacy sites that have content that might be deemed illegal to publish in France and Germany. 0 Comments