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David Morell / Google Webmaster Central Blog:
Google+ found when visitors of mobile website were presented with an app install interstitial, 69% abandoned the page; user retention spiked after removing it   —  Google+: A case study on App Download Interstitials  —  Many mobile sites use promotional app interstitials to encourage users to download their native mobile apps.
Jul 26, 2015, 1:55 AMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Unclaimed and inactive Google+ pages linked with Google My Business to be shut down July 28   —  Google To Shutter Orphaned Google+ Pages Next Week (July 28)  —  Google is going to “unverify” inactive Google+ local pages.  Business pages that have not been claimed or with unresponsive owners …
Jul 24, 2015, 3:20 PMIn context
Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Profile of Omid Kordestani, Google's chief business officer, who has the absolute trust of Larry Page   —  ‘The Soul of Google’: What the Return of Omid Kordestani Says About the Mountain View Monolith  —  It is no exaggeration to say that Omid Kordestani may be the most likable person in Silicon Valley.
Jul 21, 2015, 6:30 AMIn context
Katherine Rushton / Daily Mail:
Google has received over 281K right to be forgotten requests to remove 1.1M links, deleted 602K of them   —  More than 280,000 people ask Google for the right to be forgotten and request more than a MILLION pages are wiped from the search engine's results  —  The massive scale …
Jul 12, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Yahoo takes on Google Now with a new update to its Aviate Launcher for Android   —  Aviate Launcher Updated To v3.0 With A More Conventional Look And New ‘Smart Stream’ Page  —  Ryan is a tech/science writer, skeptic, lover of all things electronic, and Android fan.
Jul 1, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Shawn Knight / TechSpot:
Google is taking additional steps to reduce Chrome's battery draw   —  Google recently implemented a new feature in Chrome that detects and shuts down any unnecessary Flash content on a web page.  The intent was to free up some CPU cycles and ultimately, improve battery life on mobile devices and notebooks.
Jun 13, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Glassdoor: Employees rank Google's Larry Page as CEO of the year; LinkedIn's Jeff Weiner loses top spot   —  Career website Glassdoor today released its latest report highlighting 2015's top 50 chief executive officers, and once again the tech world played a big role in the list.
Jun 10, 2015, 12:20 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Chrome beta now automatically pauses less important Flash content to boost performance and battery life   —  Google today detailed a very interesting initiative in partnership with Adobe: The two have been working to make Flash content more power-efficient in Chrome.
Jun 4, 2015, 5:20 PMIn context
Jared DiPane / Android Central:
Touch to Search feature rolling out in Chrome for Android, allows users to highight text and see Google search results without leaving page   —  New Touch to Search feature appears to be rolling out in Chrome for Android  —  Chrome for Android appears to be gaining some new functionality, Touch to Search, in a server-side update.
Jun 4, 2015, 11:35 AMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Google ditches the Google+ link on its many web properties, hides it in the app menu   —  Cue the “Google+ is dead” jokes, and the following “was Google+ ever alive?” remarks.  —  Google has today removed the link to users' Google+ profile from the top its many web properties, most notably its front search page and Gmail web app.
Jun 1, 2015, 2:40 PMIn context

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