The idea of a subscription-based version of Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) isn't new. Various hoaxes have gone viral over the years, and the company has clearly thought about offering such a service, particularly over the past couple of years as the social networking giant has found itself embroiled in an
A California judge has denied a motion to dismiss a class action lawsuit from employees claiming that a group of high profile tech companies, including Google and Apple, conspired in a “no poaching” deal.
The defendants, which also include Intel, Adobe, Intuit, Lucasfilm and Pixar, have been accused of conspiring to limit worker salaries and mobility by agreeing not to pursue....More>>>
At SES London 2013, Marcus Tober, the founder and CTO of Searchmetrics, and Will Critchlow, the Founder and Chief Strategist of Distilled, tackled some thorny topics during the session on “Meaningful SEO Metrics.”
Tober kicked off with some new technical data.
He said “SEO visibility” was one of his most important metrics. He acknowledged that ranking on single....More>>>
I started my career in web development and web application development, and I’m glad I did. I use my programming skills on a regular basis in SEO, and especially when performing SEO audits.
Various helpful SEO tools can be incredibly helpful in assisting your analysis, but nothing trumps human SEO intelligence. The right tools combined with the right SEO intelligence can yield incredible....More>>>
As of next month, I will have lived (and loved) living in Las Vegas for eight years. It is a fabulous place to be. Part small town, part big city. Two million people who still think this is a small town and who will say hello to you while you wait in line at the supermarket.
Yet, while many of you have come here (and we thank you) enjoying our many fine hotels, amazing restaurants, donating....More>>>
Do you use Quora? Should you use Quora? As we begin the new year, I felt like it makes sense to set aside some time each week to take a look at technology that is new, generating interest, or represents a step forward in the online world.
In the last couple weeks Quorahas become the trendy pick as a breakout site for 2011. Traffic increased tremendously in December but then more than doubled....More>>>
The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has reopened its investigation into Google’s Street View Wi-Fi collecting in light of recent revelations that the firm was fully aware the technology would grab users’ data.
In a letter to the search giant, the data watchdog said it believed the original claims made by Google that data was collected erroneously were misleading.....More>>>
Late Friday, heading into the long weekend, Google’s head of webspam Matt Cutts announced a Penguin data refresh now known as Penguin 1.1. Every so often, Cutts throws webmasters a bone via tweets framing algorithm updates or data refreshes as weather events, such as this:
As he said, the update is to impact less than 0.1 percent of English searches. The update is not an actual....More>>>
Today’s Google Doodle for Earth Day 2013 has a lot to experience. So much, in fact, Google created a “sightseeing checklist” to make sure you don’t miss anything. All four seasons, animals, and weather that you control are among the natural wonders you’ll find.
“Today we are celebrating Earth Day with an interactive doodle that captures a slice of....More>>>
First Solar (NASDAQ:FSLR) revealed its earnings for the business’ last quarter of its fiscal 2018, turning a profit following its loss from the year-ago quarter. However, shares took a step back on Thursday afternoon as some of the company’s metrics missed the guidance.
Signature Financial Management Inc. lowered its stake in Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEARCA:VTI) by 1.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 56,347 shares of the company
Deutsche Telekom forecast that its earnings would continue to grow in 2019 but by less than expected as Chief Executive Tim Hoettges looks to close a key U.S. merger, acquire spectrum and roll out 5G services.
Consumers have more choices about nearly every purchase than they've ever had before. It's no longer necessary to visit a physical store to buy most things, and for the vast majority of products, shoppers can pick from multiple retailers on their phone or computer.