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Google Confirms Algo Change: “Quality Update”

Google has confirmed many WebmasterWorld Member observations that there was a phantom update in recent days, and it seem there was a quality update. View full post on WebmasterWorld

Verizon Purchases AOL for $4.4 Billion – Products Not Expected to Change Due to Sale

It wasn’t that long ago rumours were circulating about Verizon purchasing AOL. At that point, it was purely speculation, but Tuesday it turned out the speculation was absolutely correct. Verizon announced it has purchased AOL. Inc. for a price of $50 per share, or $4.4 billion. Both companies confirmed the sale through official announcements. “Verizon’s… read more »

Injured Worker in ProPublica/NPR Story Testifies Before Illinois Legislature – In an eight-hour hearing, Democratic lawmakers challenge governor’s proposals to change state’s workers’ compensation law

By Michael Grabell, ProPublica An injured worker featured in a ProPublica and NPR investigation into the rollback of workers’ compensation nationwide warned Illinois lawmakers on Tuesday not to make the same drastic cuts that his state has made in recent years. John Coffell, who lost his home after hurting his back at an Oklahoma tire plant, testified… read more »

Google’s Mobilegeddon is Coming — Are You Ready? – Major Algorithm Change Will Rank Mobile-Friendly Websites Above Those Not Yet Optimized

If your website is not mobile-friendly, you will not be a fan of Google’s upcoming algorithm change. Slated to happen on Tuesday, the latest search algorithm update has been dubbed ‘Mobilegeddon’ because it will give sites that have been optimized for mobile precedence over those that have not. Google first announced the change back in… read more »

Flexible, Bendable Battery Being Tested – Scientists Hopeful Discovery Could Change Power Source in Future

A bendable, flexible battery could be the way of the future, scientists say. While still in the early stages, researchers at Stanford University say the aluminum battery they’ve designed may be the perfect alternative to current systems, including those used to power Ssmartphones and tablets. The battery is a soft, squishy pouch containing aluminum for… read more »

Google Adds Subdomain Support To Change Of Address Tool In Google … – Search Engine Land

Search Engine Land Google Adds Subdomain Support To Change Of Address Tool In Google …Search Engine LandPreviously, you were unable to communicate to Google in Google Webmaster Tools that you are moving a subdomain to a new domain. Now you can, which is a great addition to the change of address tool. Of course, many… read more »

SearchCap: Google Mobile Friendly Ranking, Subdomain Change Of Address & Google Local Push

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google Mobile Friendly Ranking, Subdomain Change Of Address & Google Local Push appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. View full post on Search… read more »

SearchCap: Google Mobile Friendly Ranking, Subdomain Change Of Addresss & Google Local Push

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Google Mobile Friendly Ranking, Subdomain Change Of Addresss & Google Local Push appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. View full post on Search… read more »

Google Adds Subdomain Support To Change Of Address Tool In Google Webmaster Tools

You can now communicate subdomain moves in Google Webmaster Tools Change of Address tool. The post Google Adds Subdomain Support To Change Of Address Tool In Google Webmaster Tools appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. View full post on Search Engine Land: News & Info About… read more »

Tesla CEO Predicts Self-Driven Cars Will be Illegal in Future – Change is Decades Away, But Autonomous Cars Will Soon Dominate the Roads, Elon Musk Says

Tesla Motors’ CEO is predicting a day will come when people will no longer be permitted to drive their own vehicles. Although that change is likely decades away, Elon Musk says, autonomous cars will exceed humans’ driving abilities. “In the distant future, people may outlaw driven cars because it’s too dangerous,” he told the audience at Nvidia’s GPU… read more »