Google is extending its push into artificial intelligence with a new European research centre dedicated to advancing the technology. Based in Zurich, the team will focus on three areas - machine learning, natural language understanding and computer perception. Emmanuel Mogenet, who will head the u...
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Perhaps the most embarrassing aspect of filing for bankruptcy is the well-meaning condolence note from a friend. “I’m so sorry,” more than one has written. That sympathy is often followed by fear for what Facebook director Peter Thiel’s revenge campaign—a billionaire secretly funding lawsu...
As expected, Apple has announced that its Siri digital assistant is coming to the Mac. The change means for the first time, people will have easy access to search from the macOS operating system — and search that isn’t Google. Today, during its Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple demonstrate...
Performing an SEO audit? Contributor Max Prin demonstrates how to find all of a website's indexed subdomains using a simple (and free) Chrome plugin. An SEO audit is rarely limited to the www (or non-www) version of a website. When looking for potential duplicate content, it’s often important to ...
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Social media has overtaken television as young people's main source of news, according to a report.Of the 18-to-24-year-olds surveyed, 28% cited social media as their main news source, compared with 24% for TV. The Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism research also suggests 51% of people w...
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Parts of Britain are being left behind on access to online services, because of slow broadband, research suggests. King's College London researchers said many of the regions with the worst internet access also used modern services the least. The study compared online logs from half of the country'...
As marketers, understanding the basics of brand management is imperative. Brand management is the strategy and analysis behind how the public perceives your brand. It is a challenge to stay true to your product, mix it up with the consumer insights about the brand, and to ultimately come up with th...
Last week, Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins and a well-known industry analyst gave her annual internet trends report. Her presentation was almost 30 minutes long, during which she covered a whopping total of 213 slides. Which means there was a ton of really great information. For your viewing pleasure...
Search Engine Optimization is about making search engines aware that your website’s pages are interesting and relevant—and more so than other websites. You are well aware of how important providing high-quality content is – “The single most important thing to do” says Google, but how do y...
With its colossal acquisition of LinkedIn this morning, Microsoft gets an immediate, powerful asset for its software sales pitch: A social dataset of 400 million-plus users. That should fray nerves at Google, and raise pressure on it to respond with an acquisition of its own, one aimed at expanding...

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