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Google is getting caught in the antitrust net

Global problems — One case in Turkey cuts to the heart of the search giant’s power. Gilead Edelman, wired.com – Sep 18, 2021 10:00 am UTC NurPhoto | GettyBeing a global company has its perks. There’s a lot of money to be made overseas. But the biggest US tech companies are finding out that there’s…

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Apple and Google cave to Putin’s censors, block Navalny app as election begins

Tech companies obey the Kremlin — Navalny app designed to boost opposition candidates deemed “illegal in Russia.” Jon Brodkin – Sep 17, 2021 6:40 pm UTC Enlarge / A sculpture of Russian opposition leader and anti-corruption activist Alexei Navalny in front of the Brandenburg Gate at an anti-Putin demonstration on May 9, 2021 in Berlin,…

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Google TV Devices Could Gain Free Live TV Channels

News @andrew_andrew__ Sep 17, 2021, 2:28 pm EDT | 1 min read TCLGoogle TV could be the latest platform to offer live TV channels for no extra charge. As reported by Protocol, these channels will likely appear in Google TV’s “Live” tab alongside services like Sling and YouTube TV, providing a seamless experience between free…

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Apple and Google reportedly remove opposition election app from Russian app stores

Home News Mobile Phones (Image credit: iStock/Nikada) Apple and Google have reportedly pulled a vote-assisting smartphone app from Russian app stores ahead of the country’s parliamentary election, according to Reuters. The ‘Smart Voting’ app was created by supporters of Alexei Navalny, imprisoned critic of the Russian government and President Vladimir Putin. Those supporters intended to use…

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Google and Microsoft had the most vulnerabilities in the first half of 2021

The Transform Technology Summits start October 13th with Low-Code/No Code: Enabling Enterprise Agility. Register now! Google and Microsoft accumulated the most vulnerabilities in the first half of 2021, according to findings from Atlas VPN. Although not all exposures can cause critical damage, hackers could exploit some of them for severe attacks. Google had 547 accumulated…

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Google explains why it made the title change to the search results

Google has confirmed that it not only made a change to what title it shows in the search results but how much of a change it was. In the past few weeks, when Google made the change to using your HTML title tag less often, it said it was using your HTML title tag 80%…

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More Google Ads campaign changes this month; Thursday’s daily brief

Search Engine Land’s daily brief features daily insights, news, tips, and essential bits of wisdom for today’s search marketer. If you would like to read this before the rest of the internet does, sign up here to get it delivered to your inbox daily. Good morning, Marketers, and the coworking space saga continues. Once a…

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Google TV might have ad-supported free channels soon

Google TV, pretty much the “Pixel” experience on top of Android TV on select hardware, already has access to tons of video content from a variety of streaming sources. The majority of those sources like Netflix, Disney+, and HBO Max require upfront subscriptions, though they do offer free trials for a month or so. There…

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Google Search dark mode rolling out now – here’s how to turn it on

Sooner or later, every app and website in existence is going to have a dark mode. Joining the long list this week is Google Search pages on desktop, which now have a dark mode of their own. Technically, Google calls it “Dark theme,” but the function is the exact same. When you turn it on,…

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Google Adds More Automation Options to Display Ads as it Seeks to Counter Data Gathering Restrictions

Google’s looking to help advertisers maximize their ad results, even if they aren’t able to collect as much user insight as they used to, by adding more automation options into its Display ads process. Google Display ads already provide several automated targeting options, with Google’s system able to optimize your uploaded creative and listings for…