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  1. Social Media Monetization in a 'Mobile First' World

    As much as Silicon Valley's ethos is the constant pursuit of creating value, eventually the byproduct of this process (and the stakeholders involved) will also require the creation of revenue. Fast forward to today, and we've seen another evolution...

  2. Rap Genius No SEO Genius: Lyric Site Fails to Recover Traffic After Google Penalty

    TechCrunch suggested it was likely due to the fact that rap genius is funded by Andreessen Horowitz, a high-profile venture capitalist firm in Silicon Valley. In such a competitive web space, lyric sites do whatever they can to gain an edge in the...

  3. Vince Vaughn & Owen Wilson Star as Google Interns in New Movie

    We’re sure they’ll have a humorous take on life in Silicon Valley and look forward to seeing the result," a Google spokesperson told Search Engine Watch. Georgia Tech confirmed in a post on their website their campus had been selected for filming...

  4. How Search is Helping Quora Break Through to the Mass Market

    Through a “credits”-based Qs interesting, however, is that Quora’s growth doesn’t appear to be due to the fact it’s quickly becoming a household name – at least outside of Silicon Valley. necessitate more nuanced answers, and the QIn the online...

  5. Social TV Grows Up: Communities and Advertisers Flock

    Born in the bowels of Comcast Interactive Media as a skunk-works project, Tunerfish spun out (kind of) and headed to Silicon Valley to mature. While new applications focusing on the space are popping up every day, there are a few applications that...

  6. Google Hearts London: New Offices & World's First Chrome Store

    In November 2010, UK prime minister David Cameron set out the government's ambition for London's East End, specifically the area between Old Street and the Queen Elizabeth Park in Stratford, to become a world-leading 'Tech City' to rival Silicon...

  7. Google Expands Global Presence in Asia, London, Dublin

    Additionally, Google invested in a start-up center in London known as "Tech City" near the Silicon Roundabout. Google signed the lease for the seven-story building near the Silicon Roundabout that will become the Tech City center, and Google...

  8. Are all Results on Search Engines Equal? A Surprising Journey Within the SERPs [Best of SEW 2010 #7”

    Forget Clicks, iProspect Study Shows Ad Impressions Drive Purchases Yandex now offers an English language index and Baidu has opened offices in Silicon Valley. One could argue that the search space is becoming fragmented again -- much like it was...

  9. Philosophy and Search: The Big Three Founders and the Philosophers

    Another interesting fact: Filo introduced Page and Brin to Silicon Graphics for their server space and invested in the company. Reading the book "Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes" last week made me look...