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Google Alerts

I give Generation X, and all the generations before it, a whole lot of credit for figuring things out, getting around cities, and having quick general knowledge without the help of a smartphone. 524 more words


Google 2.0

Google has transformed into a major hub for news, alerts, and trends. Google News is a site that compiles headlines from worldwide news sources, sorts related stories and displays them based off each reader’s personalized interests. 500 more words

Web 2.0

Does it Matter? 74% of customers complain online because...

Social media is great! Social media sucks! Depending on which end of the last comment session you are on, you will agree with one of those two statements. 194 more words

Does It Matter?

Salty Wednesday

Ohhhh, am I salty. Why? To be honest, various reasons…it’s been hot as balls in San Diego this week, and with no A/C, that sucks. Then this afternoon, a fire started on the hill at the end of my street and nearly caught my neighbor’s house on fire (two doors down, people…that’s scary close)…no property damage, no animals or humans hurt, thanks to SDFD (y’all rock). 414 more words


Newsblogging - How to Get Readers and Google to Love Your Blog

The New NewsDo you think Google should help people find articles and posts from the news companies that are suing them over copyright issues? The search giant has no choice but to send traffic to people who are willing to make their content available on generous terms, and to avoid indexing content that others claim copyright to. 2,411 more words

Anatomy of an Information Trap

Leo asked me to define Information Trap. So here goes: it’s a trap for information. HA! No, seriously, an “information trap” is a monitor placed on the Web in general or on specific Web site or network to grab new or updated information.

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