'Digle' is a new search engine that goes back to the roots of searching. In the days before the internet, looking up information took human power, with trips to the library virtually unavoidable. Though Google automated the search process online, Digle is addressing some of its shortcomings by retur...
This is impossible! In this 21st century and digital age, you want to erase yourself from the internet. That means you want to return to the Stone Age? Well, nobody wants to return to life without the World Wide Web. But, some people will like the feeling whereby you don’t just have to Google...
The Security preference pane allows you to control the security level of the user accounts on your Mac. In addition, the Security preference pane is where you configure your Mac's firewall, as well as turn data encryption on or off for your user account. The Security preference pane is divided into ...
Once upon a time, when newspaper websites were still in relative infancy, I received a call from a reader about an online article we had written. She had just been married, and wanted us to remove an article about her new husband from our website. Its continued presence on the Internet, she said, wa...
Education scholars say youth are duped by sponsored content and don't always recognize political bias of social messages. When it comes to evaluating information that flows across social channels or pops up in a Google search, young and otherwise digital-savvy students can easily be duped, finds a ...
There are multiple timelines playing out in parallel universes, according to a team of researchers. The sensational claim was made by a team of physicists, who believe that the parallel universes can all affect one another. Professor Howard Wiseman and Dr. Michael Hall, from Griffith University’s ...
A research has recently discovered that over 50% of internet users will fall for clickbait, and open links sent by unknown people, despite awareness of possible malware contraction or the risk of identity theft. The experiment, which consisted of two studies, was conducted by the Friedrich-Alexander...
Analyzing keyword searches can determine which searches were most successful in achieving the desired outcome, whether success is defined as finding specific information or improving conversion rates on e-commerce sites. Relevancy tuning helps users zero in on the content they want. Muck Rack h...
Back in 2006, a company named Like.com enabled consumers to upload a photo to search for products. Like.com was popular as a price comparison site, but visual search did not experience wide adoption in the retail community. Google purchased Like.com in 2010. Fast forward to 2016 and visual search is...
Google has become synonymous with online search - to the point where it's the only search engine that many people have ever used. If you still haven't asked anyone but Google to answer your search queries — it's time to rethink your approach to web browsing. Here are four reasons to star...
Elasticsearch is an open source distributed full text search engine built on top of Apache Lucene. We recently connected with Gaurav Gupta, VP of Products for Elastic, the company behind Elasticsearch to chat about how search is being used to significantly boost both user adoption and improve the bo...
It seems everyone is interested in big data these days. From social scientists to advertisers, professionals from all walks of life are singing the praises of 21st-century data science. In the social sciences, many scholars apparently believe it will lend their subject a previously elusive objectivi...
Videos have revolutionized the world of Internet marketing, and its popularity is only slated to grow more. More than 60% of businesses use videos as a marketing tool today, which is a 66% increase from the last year. A survey conducted by Wyzowl reports that nearly 91% of these businesses plan to e...
Building a cohesive search strategy can be difficult. There are a lot of factors to consider, including new search methods that are becoming increasingly popular such as altered reality and voice search and AI. But, other lesser known search strategies have the potential to increase engagement. Lear...
German researchers are working with search engines to create software that can detect the emotional status of users. The ultimate goal of the project is to more effectively identify users who are at risk of suicide. The software will detect high-risk users and automatically provide information on wh...
With Facebook on the block for spreading misinformation, how long until the internet can weed out lies itself? Peter Cochrane theorises There was a time when ‘the truth' would last a long time! The earth is flat. No, it's a sphere. No it's flat. No, it's a sphere... Whoops it's an oblate spheroid....
Website speed has long been recognized as a important factor that impacts search engine rankings. And a top factor in Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Slow website speed creates a bad user experience, one that may result in visitors not coming back to your website or going to your competi...
People love using search engines, but what do they search for? Here are the best ways to discover the most popular topics, keywords and trending stories.   Google Trends: Allows you to discover the most popular topics on Google’s database, along with the latest trending news worldwide or...
Do you sometimes wish that your Mac would read your mind and organize all your business notes properly? Do you sometimes waste valuable time, looking for important screenshots and files in your computer? Then try out these three technology hacks for quick and effective solutions to your pr...
I am probably suffering from “information overload.” Maybe you are too. In 2016, 6,000 feature films were made and 400 new TV series were broadcast on prime time. In one day, a single major new firm publishes anywhere between 200 and 500 stories. In just over half of one day -- Friday Oct. 28, 2...
Choosing among African safari companies can be overwhelming because there are literally thousands of them in the market. Before you go on the adventure of a lifetime, know how to make an informed, safe, and affordable choice. 1-Get recommendations from others Some of the best advice you can get abou...
When looking for opportunities to grow search traffic, keyword expansions can be valuable. Columnist Amy Bishop discusses when keyword expansions do and do not make sense, along with tips for identifying quality terms. A great way to expand your PPC account is by performing keyword research in ...
Google is now starting to experiment with one of its biggest changes to search. The company is beginning to test a new "mobile first" version of its search index, meaning the company will prioritize mobile content in its search results. First, a refresher on how Google Search works: Google's bo...
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So I thought that I might write a quick review of every self-help book ever written all right here in this one little article. Simple enough. I love the easy jobs. Surely it couldn’t be that hard, could it? I figured that maybe I could take the important lessons from every self-help book I’ve re...
Whenever you surf the web, sophisticated algorithms are tracking where you go, comparing you with millions of other people. They're trying to predict what you'll do next: Apply for a credit card? Book a family vacation? At least 40 percent of universities report that they're trying some version of t...

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