Blockchain, the technology that underlies digital cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, has acquired a different identity. According to Steve Norton’s article “CIO Explainer: What Is Blockchain?” published in the Wall Street Journal, he explains how the technology is emerging as an alternative way...
In a few years, when we're all hurtling down highways in our self-driving cars and wearing virtual reality goggles, we'll need more high speed internet options. AT&T (T, Tech30) on Tuesday said it's planning ahead for our gigabyte-hungry future with a new technology that sends hig...
Navigating the ever changing landscape of digital advertising can be difficult for the most seasoned business owner. Traditional advertising remains relevant, however being out front and visible in the digital space is paramount for today’s businesses to be successful. Advertisment Over the last 1...
Visual search on the web has been around for some time Advertisment In 2008, TinEye became the first image search engine to use image identification technology, and in 2010, the Google Goggles app allowed users to search the physical world with their phone cameras. But in the las...
IF YOU ADD them all up, Google actually makes a lot of gadgets. It sells Nexus phones, Chromebook Pixels, Pixel C tablets, Nest smart-home products, cardboard VR viewers, Chromecast and Chromecast Audio, pretty Wi-Fi routers, even weird cus...
Google's Pixel and Pixel XL have finally landed and both come with the fantastic Google Assistant. The AI software is like Siri, but much smarter. It uses a so-called smart reply feature to offer what Google calls "appropriate, contextually aware smart suggestions for quick replies" and it learns ho...
Choosing the right time to book a flight is confusing. It's not necessarily the case that tickets are cheaper the earlier you book, since flights can be at their cheapest just a few weeks before departure, depending on the time you fly and your destination. But with no hard and f...
Google has released an update to its travel offering that tells you the best time to book a cheap flight and hotel room. With millions expected to travel this holiday season, this new feature should alleviate some of the stress of trip-planning, especially for those doing so through a mobile device....
There’s so much more to life than what we can see with the naked eye. We’re unable to see — or at least register — certain things that happen right before us, because they happen too fast. Sometimes, we miss out on subtle color transitions and contrasts that could help us see more clearly an...
MOBILE technology such as smartphones and tablets are giving scammers fresh ways to steal your money. Researchers say there are 25 million mobile services in Australia, more than one per person, with smartphones owned by 90 per cent of households and tablets owned by 60 per cent. It’s rich picking...
Facebook is the principal digital public square of today. Well, it's the principal digital public square for those of a certain age (i.e. post-college, the young'nsaren't into it). But Zuck & Co's site is still an extremely integral virtual venue and will continue to be for some time. ...
Remember that scene in War Games when the socially broken code monkeys were explaining to aspiring hacker Matthew Broderick all about "back doors" (i.e. secret pathways planted by programmers)? Well, that's actually a thing. Coders have a storied tradition of baking in secret pas...
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If you’re doing your best to improve your Wi-Fi at home, you might be curious about who’s using your network, and if they’re slowing it down. It’s possible that your internet provider is just lying about the speeds that you should really expect on your network, but it’s also...
With Over 2.5 Million Units Sold Worldwide, This is The Most Affordable Solution to Find Your Lost Items! Have you ever lost your car on a parking lot? It happens. You park and go shopping. When you get back, you don't have a clue where your car is. Then you start roaming around clicking on the pani...
Why was the patriot pig wearing tap shoes? Because it was in the pen dance day. That’s a bad joke. Even by smart home assistant standards it’s a bad joke. It’s one that Alexa told me last week while I was reviewing the new Echo Dot. That’s the thing — however intelligent your AI might be, ...
Though Google Chrome is not a better browser in terms of security (privacy). But still, Chrome is the most popular browser in the market. Well, in this compilation, I’m here with best Google Chrome tips and tricks that may increase your productivity. Google Chrome Tips And Tricks 1. Save Web Pages...
Google is testing a new type of Schema markup designed for scientific data to be more easily understood by search engines. The web is filled with scientific metadata which Google has to extract from HTML in order for it to be served by those looking at it. Now, Google has created its own structured ...
Last Monday Google announced the launch of their basic call tracking solution for AdWords. Since then, my company has received hundreds of questions about Google call tracking from media, clients, prospects, competitors, and random people on Twitter. Google is calling their version ofAdWor...
Google Home, unveiled on Tuesday, gives you immediate access to Google Assistant whenever and wherever you need it. Ask for a recipe while in your kitchen, ask for the latest sports scores while in your living room, or ask for current traffic conditions as you get ready for work in the morning....
Just about every player in the Big Data and analytics game was in New York last week at the Strata + Hadoop World conference, to showcase their latest technologies. Over 7,000 people attended the event where keynote speakers, including White House chief data scientist DJ Patil, laid out their v...
How has the rise of mobile changed the way people view Google SERPs? Contributor Kristi Kellogg summarizes a session from SMX East in which Mediative's Chris Pinkerton discusses the results of eye-tracking studies.  Chris Pinkerton, the vice president of business development at Mediative, has b...
With the release of the Google Trips Android and iPhone app earlier this week, I decided to plan and visit London using the latest app from the search engine giant to see what opportunities there are for local businesses and their marketing teams alike. Google Trips is a personalized tour guide in y...
Google Maps has updated its mobile app with new voice search capabilities which can help people do more while keeping their eyes on the road. Now, after entering driving mode, the “OK Google” voice command can be used in various ways. It will be obvious when a voice command can be used...
Google’s official blog, now known as “The Keyword”, combines articles across nineteen separate company blogs in one place. No longer will you have to go to the Google AdWords blog for AdWords news, then jump to the Google Maps blog for Maps news, and so on.If you’re looking for official...
Google has been spotted testing trending search results on mobile in the Chrome app. For some, visiting the Google homepage and tapping on the search bar will deliver a list of current trending searches. Those who have seen this test in action report Google displays up to 5 suggestions for trending ...

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