Google Has Completed Its July 2021 Core Update

Google has finished rolling out its July 2021 core update, following a June 2021 core update last month.

Google Adding Warning Labels on Rapidly Evolving Topics

Google is stepping up its efforts to combat misinformation, adding a warning label to “rapidly emerging results,” without much verified data.

Google Now Accepting Indexing Bug Reports

Google is now accepting bug reports regarding indexing issues, making it easier for webmasters to address problems.

Daily Mail Newspaper Files Antitrust Lawsuit Against Google

The Daily Mail has filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google, claiming the search giant wields too much advertising power and newspapers see little in return.

Yahoo Answers Shutting Down May 4

After 16 years, Yahoo Answers is shutting down on May 4, 2021.

DuckDuckGo Calls Out Google’s Apps For Spying On Users

DuckDuckGo is mincing no words in calling out Google’s apps for spying on users and not respecting their privacy.

Google Tries to Preempt Australian Law With Paid News Platform

Google is launching News Showcase in Australia, in an effort to preempt a new law that would force the company to pay for news.

Google Search May Pull Out Of Australia Over News Content

Google has taken the extraordinary step of threatening to pull its search engine out of Australia if it’s forced to pay for news content.

Google Ads Beta May Add Keywords Automatically, Result In Overspending

A new Google Ads beta may result in overspending, as a result of keywords being added without users’ knowledge.

Google Brings Free Retail Listings to Google Search

Google has announced that it is bringing free retail listings to the main Google Search results page.