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Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Why Yahoo's Not Going To Steal The Search Default For iPhone Away From Google   —  Apparently, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer wants to be the default search for Apple's Safari browser on iPhone and iPad and has been preparing to make a solid pitch.  Well, we all want things we can't have …
Apr 16, 2014, 8:20 PMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Search Engine Land:
Official: Google Brings “Not Provided” To Ads, Will Withhold Search Query Data From Paid Clicks   —  As suspected, Google is moving to secure search for clicks on paid search ads.  In an announcement posted by Paul Feng, Product Management Director, AdWords on the Ads Developer Blog, the company states,
Apr 9, 2014, 3:35 PMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
Study: Researchers Blame Google Flu Trends Inaccuracies On Ongoing Algorithm Updates   —  Researchers at Northeastern University in Boston claim the regular overestimation of flu cases by Google Flu Trends can be blamed on Google's ever-evolving algorithms and the inaccurate analysis of big data.
Mar 24, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
Bing's New “Image Match” Button Helps Locate Images Of Varying Resolutions & Sizes   —  Bing announced today it is launching a new “Image Match” button, a feature that helps users quickly find alternative resolutions and sizes of a desired image.  —  When viewing an image from the Bing image search page …
Mar 13, 2014, 11:15 PMIn context
Matt McGee / Search Engine Land:
Google Showing Restaurant Menus In Card-Style Search Result   —  Google has started showing complete restaurant menus in its search results when a query specifically looks for menu information.  —  We think Allie Brown was the first to spot this when she shared the results of a search for “jones brunch menu” on Twitter.
Feb 11, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
With Nadella's Appointment, The “Search CEOs” Now Run Google, Yahoo & Microsoft   —  Satya Nadella being named CEO of Microsoft isn't just big news for Microsoft.  It's big news for search.  For the first time in ages, the three major search companies in the US are all run by CEOs who either came …
Feb 4, 2014, 5:20 PMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
German Courts Follow French Ruling & Order Google To Block Max Mosley Images In Search Results   —  Google has lost another case in the Max Mosley lawsuit, this time in Germany.  According to a Reuter's report, a German court has ruled Google is responsible for distributing scandalous pictures …
Jan 24, 2014, 10:40 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Days-Old Error In Google Search Causes Gmail User To Get Thousands Of Emails   —  Earlier this week, we reported a glitch in Google Search, where clicking on a link after a search for Gmail listed someone's email address, complete in a window ready to send them email.
Jan 24, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Expedia Lost 25% Of Their Search Visibility In Google Possibly Over Unnatural Links   —  The major travel website, Expedia, seems to have lost 25% of their search visibility in Google according to Search Metrics.  It appears that drop was due to an unnatural link penalty …
Jan 21, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Search Engine Land:
Google Remarketing Ads Found To Violate Canadian Privacy Law; To Revamp Ad Review System By June   —  Google has agreed to several concessions after an investigation by Canada's Office of the Privacy Commissioner found Google in violation of Canada's privacy rights for the use of sensitive health history in remarketing campaigns.
Jan 20, 2014, 1:10 PMIn context

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