Tag: Google

Firefox Browser Update

Mozilla Firefox to Block ad Trackers in new Settings

Mozilla has announced that it will soon block all ad tracking by default on its Firefox browser.  Mozilla, the company behind the Firefox web browser, tends to adopt early. For instance, one of the largest aims of the company...
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Google Announces Changes to Google Go app Amid bad Reviews

Google Go is quickly taking over the fledgling markets of India and Indonesia with its lightweight and accessible features, although not without some growing pains.  The Google Go search app currently functions in Indonesia and...
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Facebook’s Onavo Protect VPN Exposed to be Harvesting User’s Data

This article details news about Facebook operated VPN Onavo Protect and user privacy concerns. VPNs, or virtual private networks, should protect your data and privacy. After all, their main function is to create a private network...
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Why Captcha Requests are Here to Stay

Although it may have been a while since you last had to fill out a captcha request to prove you weren't a robot, they're still here, hiding in plain sight.   You remember what captcha is,...
Google's August Broad Core Algorithm Update has Been Completed

Google’s August Broad Core Algorithm Update has Been Completed

A week after starting its rollout, the August broad core search algorithm update by Google has finally been completed. In a tweet last week, search engine giant Google announced that it would be releasing another broad...
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Google’s Datasets Markup Schema Means Snippets Display More Data

Google just announced that it is rolling out support for datasets markup schema in search results. This change means that more comprehensive datasets will appear in Google Snippets. Better datasets let searchers find the data...
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Star Wars-Inspired Google Implements Use of Physical Security Keys

This article details recent news about tech giant Google maintained security using physical security keys. We totally called it in our article about Star Wars and cryptography: location and physical security are the ways of...
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Google Docs Gets a Machine Translation AI Grammar Tool

Google Docs just got an update with a new AI grammar tool. By now, everyone knows about the free (and sometimes paid) service known as Grammarly. When enabled in your browser, it can provide real-time...
Google was Fined With $5.1 Billion USD for Violating the EU Antitrust Rules

Google Fined 5.1 Billion for Violating the EU Antitrust Rules

Tech giant Google was just hit with a record-breaking $5.1 billion fine by regulators for violating the EU Antitrust Rules. According to a statement released by the European Commission, Google has been found guilty of breaching...
New Google Subsea Cable is set to Connect the U.S. to Europe

New Google Subsea Cable to Connect U.S. and Europe

On Tuesday, Google announced its plan to build another subsea cable that will connect the United States to Belgium. According to reports, the massive subsea cable project will be laid across the Atlantic Ocean, connecting...