Techmeme

Results 1 - 10 of about 31603:

Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
After years of testing, Google has replaced the URL with the site name and breadcrumb trail in the mobile search snippets   —  Google Replaces A Site's URL In Search Results & Uses Its Site Name & Breadcrumb Path  —  Google announced they've begun replacing the URL within the search result snippet area …
Apr 17, 2015, 11:55 PMIn context
Jennifer Baker / The Register:
French privacy watchdog received 260 Right to be Forgotten complaints last year and referred around 90 cases to Google   —  ‘Right to be forgotten’ prompts more French privacy concerns  —  Fewer than 100 incidents actually reported to Google, however  —  French data protection authority …
Apr 17, 2015, 10:40 PMIn context
Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
Google Says “Vast Majority” Of Ads On Its Platforms Will Be Encrypted By June 30   —  Google has been gradually moving all of its online services to HTTPS encryption — you may even remember the excitement wayyyy back in 2008, when Gmail switched to HTTPS.  —  In a blog post published this morning …
Apr 17, 2015, 8:10 PMIn context
Mike Rogoway / Oregonian:
Oregon's new law exempts gigabit Internet services like Google Fiber from antiquated property tax   —  Gov. Kate Brown signs ‘gigabit’ tax bill for Google Fiber  —  Google Fiber made it all sound so simple.  —  The company arrived in Portland in early 2014 and said it might bring its hyperfast Internet service to town.
Apr 17, 2015, 12:10 PMIn context
Gregg Keizer / Computerworld:
Google to stop providing updates and security patches for Chrome on Windows XP at year's end   —  Google to pull Chrome plug on Windows XP at year's end  —  Google on Thursday announced it will shut down support for Chrome on Windows XP at the end of the year.
Apr 17, 2015, 6:00 AMIn context
Juli Clover / MacRumors:
Google Updates Chrome Browser for iOS With Notification Center Widget, App Extensions   —  Google today released a significant update to its Chrome browser for iOS, adding several features to improve its compatibility with iOS 8.  There's a new Notification Center widget that includes controls …
Apr 17, 2015, 4:35 AMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google's mobile search results on Android now prompt users to install apps that have content relevant to the search query   —  Google's Mobile Search Results On Android Now Prompt Users To Install Apps With Relevant Content  —  Google's mobile search results on Android will now prompt …
Apr 16, 2015, 7:15 PMIn context
Kyle Russell / TechCrunch:
Google launches “Works With Google Cardboard” program to certify VR headsets that are compatible with Cardboard software   —  Google Announces Certification Program For Cardboard Clones  —  Google Cardboard has been a surprise hit among early adopters, giving an intentionally cheap …
Apr 16, 2015, 3:30 PMIn context
Alyson Shontell / Business Insider:
Mobile shopping app Spring raises $25M Series B led by BoxGroup, with participation from Yuri Milner, Google Ventures, and others   —  Swipe-to-buy app Spring raises $25 million to become the first big mobile shopping mall  —  Spring, an eight-month-old shopping app that partners with hundreds of brands …
Apr 16, 2015, 3:15 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Updated Google app for Android lets you locate and ring your device by typing “find my phone” into Google search box on desktop   —  You can now Google your lost Android phone  —  Despite all its efforts in various markets, Google is still primarily a search company.
Apr 16, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context

Sponsor Posts

Microsoft:
How technology (and people) are helping to sustain the black rhino  —  Watch: Dr. Friedrich Reinhard owns a wildlife reserve in Namibia, and for 30 years has been working with the government to stabilize …
Avangate:
Top 10 Myths of Conversion Optimization [Avangate MythBusters]  —  Conversion rate optimization can be a humbling experience.  You start with a hypothesis (your opinion on how to improve your website) and then run a test to see if you were right or wrong.
HP:
Innovating an End to the Big Data Storage Crisis  —  With data centers consuming a significant portion of the world's power and big data only getting bigger, HP is reinventing data storage.
Zoho:
Introducing Inbox Insight: A Search Engine For Your Inbox  —  If you're like me, you read perhaps a hundred emails a day.  A few are very important.  Some need follow up.  Some become references to important information.