Facebook Tests Search Ads for Businesses in North America
Facebook Tests Search Ads for Businesses in North America

Facebook will once again try to channel some of Google’s search success with its new…

Yellzz in Lead Gen Pilot with Microsoft Bing Search Engine
Yellzz in Lead Gen Pilot with Microsoft Bing Search Engine

Wouldn’t it be great if your business could be in real-time contact with your potential customer while they are looking at your ad or business listing in a directory or search engine? With Yellzz Super Ads, businesses can do just that.

Microsoft Reportedly Plans to Replace Edge With Chrome-Like Browser
Microsoft Reportedly Plans to Replace Edge With Chrome-Like Browser

It appears that Microsoft is ready to raise the white flag. After years of trying,…

Alphabet Chairman: Anybody Who Does Business in China Compromises Some of Their Core Values
Alphabet Chairman: Anybody Who Does Business in China Compromises Some of Their Core Values

“Anybody who does business in China compromises some of their core values,” says Alphabet Chairman John Hennessy in a live audience interview on Bloomberg. Alphabet is the parent company of Google.

Regulation of Google and Facebook Will Impair Their Futures
Regulation of Google and Facebook Will Impair Their Futures

Former Facebook Director Donald Graham says that regulation of Google and Facebook will slow them down dramatically and probably impair their futures significantly. He said that the idea that companies like Google, Apple, Amazon, and Facebook are permanent just isn’t so.

Early Signs of a New Google Update This Morning
Early Signs of a New Google Update This Morning

Search expert Barry Schwartz reported in his weekly video update that there are early signs that Google is rolling out another search algorithm update this morning.

Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee Launches Contract for the Web and Says… Silos Shouldn’t Dominate Your Life
Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee Launches Contract for the Web and Says… Silos Shouldn’t Dominate Your Life

Tim Berners-Lee, the creator of the web, launches Contract for the Web that encourages companies to agree to let individuals own and control their data and importantly to allow mobility of data.

Reports of Unstable Google Search Results
Reports of Unstable Google Search Results

SEO expert Barry Schwartz has reported that in his tracking there appears to be some unstableness with the Google search results recently. This would explain why a lot of sites are complaining a bit louder lately about search traffic declines.

Kara Swisher on Tech: A Lot of Their Inventions Are Very Damaging to Society
Kara Swisher on Tech: A Lot of Their Inventions Are Very Damaging to Society

Should tech companies be hiring Chief Ethics Officers in order to get better at self-examination? That’s the question posed by Kara Swisher, internet pioneer and Recode editor at large, in a New York Times column today.

Apple Search Advertising: Their Next Multi-Billion Dollar Business?
Apple Search Advertising: Their Next Multi-Billion Dollar Business?

Senior Analyst at Berstein, Toni Sacconaghi, released a note today predicting that Apple’s advertising business will be worth billions 2020. Similar to Amazon, Apple is incrementally focusing on expanding adverting opportunities, especially within the App Store.