Ever signed up for something online and then found it very difficult to unsubscribe? Then you've been to a roach motel - one of many web design tricks employed by some firms to drum up more trade. Microsoft provoked outrage recently when it was revealed that closing a pop-up box reminding Windows u...
Google's new user-friendly tool should make it easier for small businesses to see how their sites rank in terms of being mobile-friendly and fast. Google announced on the Google Small Business blog that they have released a new landing page to test your website’s mobile-friendliness and page spee...
It takes less than a minute to opt-out of Facebook's new ads system. Facebook member or not, the social networking giant will soon follow you across the web -- thanks to its new advertising strategy. From today, the billion-plus social network will serve its ads to account holders and non-users --...
  Most major PC makers are shipping their desktops and notebooks with pre-installed software, which researchers say is riddled with security vulnerabilities.   A highly-critical report by Duo Security released Tuesday said Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Lenovo all ship with software that cont...
The companies have agreed to tackle hate speech online. The European Commission (EC) has agreed upon a code of conduct with Microsoft, Google, Twitter and Facebook which requires the companies to take a more active approach in tackling hate speech and terrorist propaganda online. The European Comm...
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A prospective client had something to hide when she claimed no previous involvement in an industry rife with fraud. This claim stated in conjunction with the submission of an informed business plan rang false. Other clues about her integrity worried the lawyer. He soon suspected that she was a disho...
Every internet-based business has a pool of keywords they focus on when targeting their website to get conversions. Researching keywords and picking up the relevant keyword ideas from different sources is undoubtedly a time-eater and a resource-consuming task. But how can you be sure these keywords ...
Google has been spotted conducting another one of its tests in the search results; and this one involves third-party review sites. Traditionally Google has always shown its own reviews when searching for a location, which either come from Google Maps or Google+. In fact, the search giant has been o...
Two months ago, the internet blew up over Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages). And, just when you thought you passed the Structured Data Testing tool and implemented your AMP HTML file extensions perfectly, you realize your AMP pages are not showing up in the search results. Are you asking: Where...
Google’s plan to eliminate passwords in favor of systems that take into account a combination of signals – like your typing patterns, your walking patterns, your current location, and more – will be available to Android developers by year-end, assuming all goes well in testing this year. In an...

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