Google is changing the way that minors experience the internet, including changes to ads, content & more. Here's what you need to know! Google is making changes to create a safer space for kids and teens on the internet, with a list of new features and tools. Over the past year, parents and kids ali...
A new spam algorithm is rolling out over the next two weeks aimed at fighting link spam more broadly. Google is rolling out the link spam update today and throughout the next two weeks. This link spam update targets spammy links “more broadly” and “across multiple languages,” Duy Nguyen, a G...
Google holds over 92% market share in the search engine and also comes as a default option on Mac. However, if you find your Mac changing the search engine from Google to Yahoo, then that's a problem worth fixing. If your Mac is the affected one by the search engine change, read along to learn how ...
Auto deletes are also rolling out to Google Accounts now. Google is rolling out new privacy-focused features for those who sign into search with a Google Account. Now, in the Google Account Menu, there's a new "quick delete" option on the Google mobile app that deletes the last 15 minutes of search ...
Google has become so synonymous with the search that the company’s name has found its way into the dictionary as a verb—and all those times you’ve asked Google something can reveal a lot about your life, from the medical conditions you’ve been worried about, to where you’ve been on your v...
Pro-privacy browser Brave, which has been testing its own brand search engine for several months — operating a waitlist where brave (ha!) early adopters could kick the tires of an upstart alternative in internet search — has now launched the tool, Brave Search, in global beta. Users interest...
Even just to remind the world there's life beyond Google and DuckDuckGo Having rebelled against Google's web hegemony with a privacy-focused browser and a crypto token-based monetization system, Brave Software opened a second competitive front on Tuesday with the beta launch of Brave Search. Brave h...
Artificial Intelligence offers "unprecedented potential to revolutionize" spam fighting. Blocks estimated 99% of spam from search results Google announced the introduction of new artificial intelligence (AI) tools to help fight against a range of spam. Internal estimate calculates that the AI has th...
Google and Microsoft Bing are the largest search engines that satisfy users' informational needs every day. Let's explore a detailed comparison of the two here. When it comes to optimizing a website, SEO professionals typically focus on Google. After all, it’s the world’s most popular search e...
DuckDuckGo has launched a new browser extension for Chrome that will prevent FLoC, a new tracking technique used by Google to support web advertising without identifying users. Privacy browser DuckDuckGo has launched a new extension for Chrome that's designed to block Google's new algorithm for trac...
If you follow Windows development closely, you’ve probably heard of “desktop gadgets”, a feature that was introduced with Windows Vista. As spotted in the new builds, Microsoft is now planning to recreate a similar experience on Windows 10 using its Chromium Edge browser. For those unaware, th...
Google has positioned its third-party cookie replacement squarely between advertisers and users, and both sides are worried. Earlier this month, Google announced that it would not build or use alternate identifiers to track users for advertising purposes. Instead, the company reiterated that its ads...
Same Energy is a new Web tool that’s perfect for photographers looking for visual inspiration. It’s an AI-powered visual search engine that provides a fast and simple experience for exploring visually similar photos.The website was created by Canadian developer Jacob Jackson, who launched it i...
GOOGLE’S GRIP ON the web has never been stronger. Its Chrome web browser has almost 70 percent of the market and its search engine a whopping 92 percent share. That’s a lot of data—and advertising revenue—for one of the world’s most powerful companies. But Google’s dominance is being cha...
Finding people in this tech-dependant world is as easy as walking in the park. All you need is the right tool to go about it. Today, you can easily track down someone’s information through their name, address, phone number, email address, or any other identity detail. How to use People Search Engi...
Microsoft Bing updates recipe results, similar-looking items, expandable carousels, infographic panels, and local answers design. Microsoft announced several updates to Microsoft Bing Search that make the search experience more “visually immersive,” the company said. This update goes across many...
Microsoft Bing is rolling out five upgrades to search that combines text-based information with visually rich imagery. Microsoft Bing is launching five updates to search that aim to evolve SERPs beyond a list of links to provide users with a richer experience. Microsoft Bing Rolls Out 5 Upgrades to ...
Google said this launched in November, so it seems Google is November but is just announcing this now. Google announced on Twitter that in November 2020 it has released an update to Google Image Search that reduces duplicative images in the image search results: “We made an improvement to Image S...
The Brave web browser has set out to become one of the best Chrome for desktop alternatives, and this latest move puts it in a pretty good position. Brave announced in a blog post on Wednesday that it has acquired the open-source search engine, Tailcat, and is integrating it into its privacy-focu...
Most web browsers access your geographic location via your IP address to serve local search results. Your browser may also have permission to use your device’s built-in camera and microphone. It’s certainly convenient, but it’s a huge security risk. Here is a list of browser security settings ...
Google Discover has a dedicated web stories carousel, but Search Advocate John Mueller says not all web stories get shown. Google’s John Mueller advises site owners not to expect every web story they publish to get displayed in Discover. Google Discover has its own web stories carousel, which was ...
Google Search Console is changing how Core Web Vitals are measured and reported on, which is likely to be a positive thing for site owners. Going forward, the metrics defining the boundaries for largest contentful paint (LCP), first input delay (FID), and cumulative layout shift (CLS) are now define...
People finder websites help in reconnecting loved ones all over the world. You may find someone's phone number address, view their relatives, find their email address, read arrest records, employment, identification, background history, and much more. Numerous websites and services are available tha...
With Google threatening to pull out of Australia, the founder of a search engine that plants trees when people search believes his platform can help fill this potential void as an ethical alternative. Ecosia is a search engine based in Germany that uses ad revenue from searches to fund reforestation...
Sometime in late 2019, I became increasingly more concerned with personal privacy. I’ve never been the type of person to lean into sharing details with companies when I didn’t need to, but I became aware of the ways I was “leaking” data to companies. One of the easiest things I did to help...

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