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  1. Google's Your Money or Your Life Search Quality Ratings: What Webmasters Need to Know

    Pages soliciting personal information, such as personal identification numbers, bank account numbers, driver's license numbers, etc.which could be used for identify theft. In the recently publicized Google Search Quality Ratings Guide, the handbook...

  2. Most Wanted Celebs Expose Searchers to Malware

    Such requests are a common tactic for phishing that could lead to identity theft. Searching for nude pics of Lily Collins? How about Avril Lavigne or Sandra Bullock? McAfee warns that these types of searches, along with a handful of others centered...

  3. New MPAA Report Blames Google, Search Engines for Piracy

    This study reaffirms the significant responsibility that search engines share with all of us in the Internet ecosystem to help prevent the theft of movies and TV shows online," said former U.S. The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) has...

  4. SES San Francisco Keynote: Google's Matt Cutts & Patrick Thomas on Search Engine Censorship

    In Google's case, they have a cheat sheet of sorts, where they aim to ensure the results are as comprehensive as possible, removals are kept to a minimum, they rely on algorithms over manual action, they help users avoid identity theft, and they...

  5. Advanced Search Operator Tactics

    This lets you quickly check for content theft. By that, I mean the art of doing SEO stripped down, without tons of tools. In a world that is saturated with SEO software solutions, advanced search commands are the man vs.wild of the search world.

  6. Holiday Season Search Trends of Top U.S. Retail Brands

    Additionally, Best Buy is bidding on some specific items that they carry such as “ipad 3”, “wii u”, and “gta 5” (“Grand Theft Auto 5” – apparently some searchers are too lazy to type the entire video game title out), and directing users to their...

  7. YouTube-Viacom Copyright Lawsuit Resurrected by Appeals Court Ruling

    The court delivered a definitive, common sense message – intentionally ignoring theft is not protected by the law. Viacom: "Rogue Enabler of Content Theft" vs. The U.S. Court of Appeals has resurrected Viacom's $1 billion copyright infringement...

  8. SOPA, PIPA On Hold, But a New Threat on Horizon

    Yet findings from that study were used to fuel the IPI report, which has widely been used by SOPA supporters to propagate the “$58 billion is lost to content theft annually” myth. One you might have heard from is the statement “According to the...

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

    Privacy advocates, including the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) and the Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) in Washington, have voiced concerns over online user verification systems, including the risks of increased surveillance or...