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  1. Google Informs Webmasters of Faulty Redirects for Mobile Users

    You can guess what might happen next: It’s likely in some cases the user would have bounced anyway, but with this new notification system, those sites may not even see visits. It’s no secret Google is pushing for sites to be more mobile-friendly.

  2. Bing Denies Censoring Search Results, Blames 'Glitch'

    Due to an error in our system, we triggered an incorrect results removal notification for some searches noted in the report but the results themselves are and were unaltered outside of China. Microsoft has been forced to deny that its Bing search...

  3. Twitter Adds Alerts to Help Users During Emergencies, Disasters

    Twitter said that users should expect an SMS message, and, if they have its app on a mobile device, a push notification that alerts them to the content. Twitter partner manager for government and politics Bridget Coyne said that a number of...

  4. Bing Adds Pop-Up Child Abuse Warnings to UK Searchers

    Microsoft calls it the Bing Notification Platform. If someone in the UK tries to use search terms on Bing which can only indicate they are looking for illegal child abuse content, they will activate the Bing notification platform, which will...

  5. New Gmail, YouTube, Blogger Users Join Google+ by Default

    When someone registers a new Gmail account now to access YouTube and other Google services, users are sent to a confirmation page pointing out their Google+ notification bar and encouraging them to use Google's social networking service.

  6. SOPA Explained: Why It’s Bad for the Web & How to #StopSOPA

    One of my biggest concerns under SOPA is that it would create a private cause of action for anyone who might feel that their copyright has been infringed, and allow them to contact advertisers and payment processors for the site they claim is...