This is kind of neat. From the Official Google Blog: "Starting today, you can travel to the past to see how a place has changed over the years by exploring Street View imagery in Google Maps for desktop. We've gathered historical imagery from past Street View collections dating back to 2007 to create this digital time capsule of the world."
Google is great at helping anyone who knows your name get in touch. But it just launched a tool to request the removal of personal contact information from search results, what with all the stalking and doxxing going on these days, and a guide explaining how to use it. [via Hacker News] When you're searching… READ THE REST
I feel something may be awry with project continuity at Google, which announced the closure of its cloud gaming platform only to announce its own cloud gaming laptops days later. Google is introducing a new breed of Chromebooks that puts cloud gaming first. Coming this month in October are three new Chromebook models from these… READ THE REST
Times change, and the tools we create mold themselves into new iterations pertinent to the times; thus Google's latest Search refinement introduces the "helpful content update". We work hard to make sure the pages we show on Search are as helpful and relevant as possible. To do this, we constantly refine our systems: Last year,… READ THE REST
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We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. Black Friday is here, and if you're looking for great deals to start your holiday shopping, we're marking down some of our bestselling items from November 24 through 27! For example,… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. The internet is a chaotic, weird, beautiful thing where you can find things from amazing infographics to fun news blurbs about what is clearly the prologue to a horror movie. When you're… READ THE REST