Tag Archives: Google+

FBI Request For Twitter Data May Have Overstepped Legal Guidelines

The FBI appeared to go beyond the scope of existing legal guidance in seeking certain kinds of internet records from Twitter as recently as last year, legal experts said, citing two warrantless surveillance orders the social media company published on Friday. Twitter said its disclosures were the first time the company had been allowed to…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/27/fbi-twitter-data-legal-guidelines/

Join us #Google & #Introbiz Social Media & Networking MasterClass Event on Thursday 9th February Marriott Hotel Cardiff…

Hi Everyone, It’s a brand new year which means even more opportunities to get your networking right! Our training events were extremely popular last year, with our members and visitors keen to learn as much as possible when it comes to networking. This is why we’re continuing these sessions throughout the year ahead! The first […]

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10 Tips and Tricks to Get the Most Out of Your New Google Home

Maybe there was a Google Home speaker under your Christmas tree, or you decided to buy one yourself. You’ve unpacked the device, asked Google a few quick questions, maybe even had the device tell you some jokes. Now you’re wondering: What else can it do? A lot, actually. Google Home taps into Google’s smarts, connects…… […]

https://ukbusinessandsportsnews.wordpress.com/2016/12/25/10-tips-and-tricks-to-get-the-most-out-of-your-new-google-home/

How Google and Facebook Have Taken Over the Digital Ad Industry

The good news is that the digital-advertising industry is growing strongly, with revenues up sharply in 2016. The bad news? Virtually all of that growth is going to exactly two companies: Google and Facebook. The latest figures from the Interactive Advertising Bureau show that the third quarter last year was the biggest ever, with a…

http://fortune.com/2017/01/04/google-facebook-ad-industry/

Google Demotes Holocaust Denial and Hate Sites in Update to Algorithm

In recent months, Google has confronted a new and unsettling trend: Its top search results for questions about the Holocaust lead to neo-Nazi sites while queries about different ethnic groups direct users to racist or inflammatory material. The company last week said it was reluctant to take action, citing a desire to preserve the integrity…

http://fortune.com/2016/12/20/google-algorithm-update/

Facebook’s Oculus Virtual Reality Unit Needs A New Leader

Facebook’s Oculus virtual reality business is looking for a new leader. Brendan Iribe, a co-founder of Oculus, said Tuesday that he is stepping down as Oculus’s CEO and will instead lead the unit’s new personal computer division. Additionally, Iribe wrote that Jon Thomason, who recently joined Oculus from Amazon amzn where he was vice president…

http://fortune.com/2016/12/13/facebooks-oculus-virtual-reality-ceo/

Facebook Workplace Gets More Businesslike

Facebook on Tuesday added a new tool to help companies tie Workplace, its social network for businesses, with other applications that they already use. The move is another sign that Facebook fb , which claims more than 1.1 billion active users of its free social network, wants to branch out from its dependence on advertising…

http://fortune.com/2016/12/06/facebook-workplace-business/

Google is removing its ‘In the news’ label due to the fake news nightmare

via Mashable http://on.mash.to/2fj6Iww

https://killerconettv.wordpress.com/2016/11/21/google-is-removing-its-in-the-news-label-due-to-the-fake-news-nightmare/

Facebook Joins Google With Updated Policy Restricting Ads on Fake News Sites

Alphabet’s Google and Facebook on Monday announced measures aimed at halting the spread of “fake news” on the internet by targeting how some purveyors of phony content make money: advertising. Google googl said it is working on a policy change to prevent websites that misrepresent content from using its AdSense advertising network, while Facebook fb…

http://fortune.com/2016/11/15/facebook-google-policy-ads-fake-news/

Jack Dorsey Has Failed to Save Twitter, Now It’s Someone Else’s Turn

By all accounts, the process of selling Twitter is well under way. The company has hired an investment advisor and is expected to start receiving bids later this week from a group of interested parties that reportedly includes Google, Salesforce and Disney. As it does in almost every case in which a once-promising technology company…

http://fortune.com/2016/10/05/dorsey-twitter-sale/