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Google Now Combines Online Shopping With Location-Based Purchasing

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If one of the products you've been searching for online is sold at a store near you, you will receive an alert via Google Now cards of the nearest location and price of your item, but you'll have to visit to see if the item is actually in stock. If one of the products you've been searching for online is sold at a store near you, you will receive an alert via Google Now cards of the nearest location and price of your item, but you'll have to visit to see if the item is actually in stock. 0 Comments

Microsoft's Scroogled Campaign: Dead...Again?

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Scroogled, Microsoft's anti-Google campaign, has met with mixed results. Derrock Connell, Microsoft corporate president of the Bing Experiences team, recently indicated that Microsoft might be shutting the door on future Scroogled campaigns. Scroogled, Microsoft's anti-Google campaign, has met with mixed results. Derrock Connell, Microsoft corporate president of the Bing Experiences team, recently indicated that Microsoft might be shutting the door on future Scroogled campaigns. 0 Comments

Google Unnatural Links Manual Penalty: A Recovery Guide

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Desperately seeking recovery from a Google penalty for unnatural links? This step-by-step guide will explain all the necessary things you must do as you begin the difficult and lengthy process of regaining lost organic search traffic and rankings. Desperately seeking recovery from a Google penalty for unnatural links? This step-by-step guide will explain all the necessary things you must do as you begin the difficult and lengthy process of regaining lost organic search traffic and rankings. 0 Comments

Yahoo Updates Its Local Search Results

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Yahoo gives its local search results a facelift with merchant snapshots that offer detailed business information, including a company overview, hours of operation, parking availability and more. The results looks a lot like Google. Yahoo gives its local search results a facelift with merchant snapshots that offer detailed business information, including a company overview, hours of operation, parking availability and more. The results looks a lot like Google. 0 Comments

A New Look for Google AdWords Rolling Out Now

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This week, Google announced AdWords will have a new look and feel that's more consistent with other Google products. Updates included more white space, softer colors, and less scrolling to access important information. This week, Google announced AdWords will have a new look and feel that's more consistent with other Google products. Updates included more white space, softer colors, and less scrolling to access important information. 0 Comments

Gmail Strips Email Marketers of Data with Image Caching

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Without warning, Google updated Gmail so that images are now cached. To understand what impact this may have requires that we start by understanding what has changed and how six pieces of information marketers rely on are affected. Without warning, Google updated Gmail so that images are now cached. To understand what impact this may have requires that we start by understanding what has changed and how six pieces of information marketers rely on are affected. 0 Comments

Google Now Allows Gmail and Calendar Data Downloads

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Finally, Google will allow users to download data from their Gmail and Google Calendars, a function that has long been available on many of their other services. The feature will help users who want to store an offline backup of their information. Finally, Google will allow users to download data from their Gmail and Google Calendars, a function that has long been available on many of their other services. The feature will help users who want to store an offline backup of their information. 0 Comments

Google Overhauls YouTube Comments Using Google+

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YouTube comments that are more relevant will move to the top of the comments list instead of the most recent. Google said this means that comments from people you care about will rise so you can see them and there will be no more anonymous comments. YouTube comments that are more relevant will move to the top of the comments list instead of the most recent. Google said this means that comments from people you care about will rise so you can see them and there will be no more anonymous comments. 0 Comments

Google Search Now More Personal: Ask Google About Your Travel, Purchases, Plans, Photos

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Using Google Voice search, you can ask Google questions such as “Is my flight on time?” or “what are my plans for tomorrow?” and Google will now give you instant answers if the information is in your Gmail, Google Calendar or Google+ account. Using Google Voice search, you can ask Google questions such as “Is my flight on time?” or “what are my plans for tomorrow?” and Google will now give you instant answers if the information is in your Gmail, Google Calendar or Google+ account. 0 Comments

Google Now: Taking the Search Out of Search

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In a world filled with distractions, an effortless user experience is becoming a more desirable quality. Google is working to create the most effortless experience ¬– one that proactively delivers information before you even think to search for it. In a world filled with distractions, an effortless user experience is becoming a more desirable quality. Google is working to create the most effortless experience ¬– one that proactively delivers information before you even think to search for it. 0 Comments

Google Privacy Director Alma Whitten Resigns

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Alma Whitten will leave the search giant after 10 years. Whitten ascended to the position of privacy director in the wake of the furore created by revelations that Google had been collecting private Wi-Fi data via its fleet of Street View cars. Alma Whitten will leave the search giant after 10 years. Whitten ascended to the position of privacy director in the wake of the furore created by revelations that Google had been collecting private Wi-Fi data via its fleet of Street View cars. 0 Comments

Goodbye, Scroogled?

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Scroogled, the attack ad campaign Microsoft launched to initially attack Google for switching its shopping results to a paid model and grew to include critiques about Google “reading” the emails of its users to serve ads, is on its last legs. Scroogled, the attack ad campaign Microsoft launched to initially attack Google for switching its shopping results to a paid model and grew to include critiques about Google “reading” the emails of its users to serve ads, is on its last legs. 0 Comments

Why & How Google Hands Over Users' Data to Governments

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When Google is able to, it notifies users that someone has come knocking for their information – whether it's search query history, Gmail messages, documents, photos, or YouTube videos – giving them time to prepare a legal response. When Google is able to, it notifies users that someone has come knocking for their information – whether it's search query history, Gmail messages, documents, photos, or YouTube videos – giving them time to prepare a legal response. 0 Comments

Google Drive Adds Google+ Sharing Functions

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Google has announced another upgrade to its Google Drive storage and sharing tool that will allow users to post information directly into their Google+ accounts to share information such as presentations, PDFs, videos and other data with colleagues. Google has announced another upgrade to its Google Drive storage and sharing tool that will allow users to post information directly into their Google+ accounts to share information such as presentations, PDFs, videos and other data with colleagues. 0 Comments

Google Expands Search Results to Include Calendar, Drive

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Google has extended its Gmail search field trial to include results from Google Calendar and online documents applications in Google Drive, as well as adding the features to its email application and its core search tool. Google has extended its Gmail search field trial to include results from Google Calendar and online documents applications in Google Drive, as well as adding the features to its email application and its core search tool. 0 Comments

Google Warns of State-Sponsored Cyber Attacks

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Search giant Google has begun warning users that their accounts could be at risk from government-organized cyber-attacks as the firm looks to educate users of the risks they face on the web. The messages began appearing on Tuesday. Search giant Google has begun warning users that their accounts could be at risk from government-organized cyber-attacks as the firm looks to educate users of the risks they face on the web. The messages began appearing on Tuesday. 0 Comments

Gmail Users in Iran Regain Access to Accounts

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The unblocking of Gmail marks a quick end to the government sanctioned block of Google's email service. Officials have reported that the Gmail block was an unexpected consequence of the country's YouTube shut down, due to an anti-Islam video. The unblocking of Gmail marks a quick end to the government sanctioned block of Google's email service. Officials have reported that the Gmail block was an unexpected consequence of the country's YouTube shut down, due to an anti-Islam video. 0 Comments

Iran Government Filtering Google Searches, Gmail

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The Iranian government has started filtering Google searches and Gmail in order to increase its own security. The Iranian government announced its intention to screen Google communications on Sunday and has already made good on its promise. The Iranian government has started filtering Google searches and Gmail in order to increase its own security. The Iranian government announced its intention to screen Google communications on Sunday and has already made good on its promise. 0 Comments

Gmail Messages to Appear in Google SERPs

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Google has unveiled its latest search innovation – adding Gmail messages into search results. This is a trial which will let users see relevant content from personal messages in right-hand column of search page. Google has unveiled its latest search innovation – adding Gmail messages into search results. This is a trial which will let users see relevant content from personal messages in right-hand column of search page. 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

SEO is Easier With Keyboard Shortcuts

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Becoming efficient with keyboard shortcuts can help you navigate the computer in such a way that it doesn’t compete with the real-time speed of SEO thought. Using these system and program shortcut tips will help save you some valuable time. Becoming efficient with keyboard shortcuts can help you navigate the computer in such a way that it doesn’t compete with the real-time speed of SEO thought. Using these system and program shortcut tips will help save you some valuable time. 0 Comments

Google Buys Email Client Sparrow to Boost Gmail

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Sparrow works on iPhone and iPad devices and Mac computers, using simplified interfaces of Twitter clients such as Tweetie or IOS apps as opposed to more traditional email style applications such as Apple Mail or Mozilla Thunderbird. Sparrow works on iPhone and iPad devices and Mac computers, using simplified interfaces of Twitter clients such as Tweetie or IOS apps as opposed to more traditional email style applications such as Apple Mail or Mozilla Thunderbird. 0 Comments

Inbound Marketer’s Tool Belt: 23 Free Browser Extensions to Streamline Your Job

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With all the demands on a marketer's time, there’s a real need to streamline all the busywork so we can do our jobs more effectively. We’ve compiled some of our favorite browser extensions for SEO, site reviews, social, productivity, email and more. With all the demands on a marketer's time, there’s a real need to streamline all the busywork so we can do our jobs more effectively. We’ve compiled some of our favorite browser extensions for SEO, site reviews, social, productivity, email and more. 0 Comments

Google Adds State-Sponsored Attack Security Warnings

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Google has unveiled a new warning system that can alert users if their account is compromised by a state-sponsored attack. Once warned, users will have the ability to lock down their account and prevent any further access by their attacker. Google has unveiled a new warning system that can alert users if their account is compromised by a state-sponsored attack. Once warned, users will have the ability to lock down their account and prevent any further access by their attacker. 0 Comments