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New Google Mobile Alert: Websites Using Flash May Not Work on Your Device

Uses Flash. May not work on your device

Google now warns mobile searchers when it detects pages that may not work on their devices (e.g., sites made with Flash). Google has shared resources for developers that will enable them to build websites that work for all devices. Google now warns mobile searchers when it detects pages that may not work on their devices (e.g., sites made with Flash). Google has shared resources for developers that will enable them to build websites that work for all devices. 0 Comments

2 New Google Mobile Search Tests: Larger Titles & Info Cards

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Google has made some changes to how they are displaying mobile search results, and if you're ranking number one for your queries and have sitelinks, your click-through rate from mobile devices on those searches might get significantly higher. Google has made some changes to how they are displaying mobile search results, and if you're ranking number one for your queries and have sitelinks, your click-through rate from mobile devices on those searches might get significantly higher. 0 Comments

Google Adds One-Click Music App Integration

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Starting this week, Android users can now search Google for a musician, band, or song, and tap a link to open the music right into a music application (Rdio, iHeart Radio, Spotify, Google Play, Tunein, or YouTube) on their smartphone. Android users can now search Google for a musician, band, or song, and then tap a link to open the music right into a music application on their phone. 0 Comments

iBeacon: Goodbye Showrooming, Hello In-Store Purchase

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Apple's iBeacon, an indoor positioning system that uses the latest version of Bluetooth, holds much promise for mobile advertising and location-based marketing. Here's how retailers and brands can develop a strategy to benefit from this technology. Apple's iBeacon, an indoor positioning system that uses the latest version of Bluetooth, holds much promise for mobile advertising and location-based marketing. Here's how retailers and brands can develop a strategy to benefit from this technology. 0 Comments

Google Android's Next Destination: Audi, Honda, GM, Hyundai Cars

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Google has teamed up with car giants Audi, GM, Honda, and Hyundai, as well as chip designer Nvidia, to form the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA) to bring the Android mobile operating system to automobiles to create a "driving-optimized experience." Google has teamed up with car giants Audi, GM, Honda, and Hyundai, as well as chip designer Nvidia, to form the Open Automotive Alliance (OAA) to bring the Android mobile operating system to automobiles to create a "driving-optimized experience." 0 Comments

Google Maps Overhaul Arrives for iOS, With Dedicated Tablet Design

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The iOS update sports an overhauled interface with new discovery features. But more importantly for Apple tablet users, the updated app has been specially designed so all the above features work better and more intuitively on a bigger screen. The iOS update sports an overhauled interface with new discovery features. But more importantly for Apple tablet users, the updated app has been specially designed so all the above features work better and more intuitively on a bigger screen. 0 Comments