Google previewed lots of new developments at its I/O developer conference, but the ones we’re most excited about are its two new communication apps: Allo and Duo.
Allo will be a text messenger app that integrates with other Google tools, along the same lines as Facebook Messenger.
Duo is a new video calling app that’s designed to work even on very slow internet connections.
Both apps are scheduled to come out later this summer, and they…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 20, 2016 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Google has a serious change!
They have now removed the right side ads from your search pages on PC.
From now on you will see 4 ads at the top - and 3 (maybe 4 - not sure yet) at the bottom.
And from now on - on PC - you will only see picture ads on the left side - called Product ads.…Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on February 23, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments
Facebook is adding to its search feature, encouraging users to search for popular topics and news items right on the site.
In order to accomplish this, it has indexed more than 2 trillion posts, which will be accessible through the search box.
This expansion seems targeted to compete with traditional search engines, perhaps taking a percentage of searches away from Google and other competitors.…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on November 2, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Adobe’s Flash has been in a steady decline lately, and Google’s latest announcement may be the final nail in the coffin.
On August 27th, Google AdWords announced, “Chrome will begin pausing many Flash ads by default to improve performance for users” starting on September 1st.
This means that most Flash content on a website, such as Flash ads, will automatically…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on August 28, 2015 at 11:00pm — No Comments
For immediate release
1. June, 2015
Danish social media expert Social Image has been named a Google Partner.
Google Partners are an elite group of online marketing companies that are trusted by Google to provide their clients with expert advice and services. By officially becoming a Google Partner, Social Image has gained a highly respected title and access to new tools to deliver even greater services to their…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on June 1, 2015 at 2:30am — No Comments
Google has long been on the forefront of promoting a better mobile online user experience.
On Tuesday of last week, Google AdWords continued this trend by announcing a number of updates that aim to improve AdWords’ functionality for mobile searches.
Jerry Dischler, the VP of AdWords Product Management, announced new features that target popular industries, improving ads related to automotive, hotel, and mortgage services.
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on May 11, 2015 at 5:30pm — No Comments
A recent deal between Twitter and Google means that tweets will have a larger audience than ever before.
According to Bloomberg, tweets posted on Twitter will become visible within Google’s search results in a few months’ time. This will expose tweets to a wider audience including non-Twitter-users. In return, Google will gain access to the…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on February 9, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Google AdWords is Google’s main source of revenue, generating over $43 billion in 2012.
It’s also an important tool for many businesses, which use the service to advertise alongside Google’s search results.
On Tuesday Vikaram Gupta, the director of Ads Engineering at Google AdWords, published a blog post detailing how…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on February 5, 2015 at 12:00am — No Comments
When it comes to increasing traffic to your website, improving your search engine ranking is one of the most important things you can do.
Unfortunately, it can also be one of the most complicated.
Google, the king of search engines, uses a secret algorithm to determine the order of its search results. Although the details are secret, there are some factors that consistently and demonstratively affect Google rankings.
While search engine…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on February 4, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
We’re excited to announce the launch of our new free app, Social Image News, now available for download from the Google Play Store.
The app makes all of our latest articles easily accessible on android phones, so you can stay informed no matter where you are.
From the app, you can read mobile-friendly versions of all of our news articles. You can scroll through our…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on January 16, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments
Since 2013, Google has been working on Project Ara, a project to create modular smartphones.
The new smartphones are made with a structural frame, which holds a number of interchangeable modules. These modules contain the standard features of a smartphone, including the display screen, battery and camera.
The major difference is that they can be customized, swapped out, and replaced. Google is marketing Project Ara as a development that will…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on January 15, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments
Most internet users, at one point or another, have been frustrated by a tricky CAPTCHA test.
CAPTCHA (which stands for Completely Automated Public Turing test to tell Computers and Humans Apart) is meant to distinguish human users from robots posing as humans.
This is an important function to keep websites secure and to prevent “click fraud,” when a computer program automatically and continuously clicks on pay-per-click ads to generate profits. The standard…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on December 8, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments
So far, there’s hasn’t been much buzz about Google’s Project Loon, but recent developments mean that the project may soon be ready for major deployment and could make a big difference in internet access around the world. Project Loon is an attempt to fill in the gaps in the world’s internet. According to Google, two-thirds of the world’s population does not have reliable access to the internet. Google’s response is a network of balloons, which work with telecommunications antennas to spread…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on November 24, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Some might say that Google already rules the world of email with Gmail. However, Google is never one to sit by and assume that they’ll stay on top.
Their new app, Inbox, aims to totally revitalize how we see and access our emails. It runs on your Gmail account but functions as a stand-alone app, rather than an add-on. It uses new tools to allow users to see the important information from their emails without having to open anything. Keep reading for a run-through of…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on November 1, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Earlier this year, Apple launched HealthKit, a dashboard that synchs to a user’s phone sensors to track health and fitness information, including calories burned, cholesterol, and blood sugar.
On October 28, Google launched their competitor, Google Fit. Google Fit’s features are largely similar…Continue
Tilføjet af Meghan Woolley on October 31, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Der sker store omvæltninger på området for sociale medier, og det går hurtigt.
Registrerer du ændringerne? Sociale rapporter hjælper dig med at måle den indvirkning, som sociale medier har på din virksomheds mål og konverteringer.
Du kan benytte Google Analytics til analyse:
LÆS MERE HER: …Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on September 8, 2012 at 1:50pm — No Comments
Facebook ønsker deres egen browser. De ønsker at købe OPERA browseren - og integrere Facebook! Sådan lyder rygtet.
Rygtet kommer fra US bloggere. Om det er sandt? Mening kan det godt give. Yahoo har netop frigivet deres egen browser Azis - Tjaa - hvor ikke Facebook!
Google's Chrome browser stormer frem. Facebook har trods alt med deres 900 mill. brugere mulighed for at påvirke et valg af browser. Det drejer…Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on May 28, 2012 at 8:06am — No Comments
Hver gang vi søger på Google - så kommer Google's søgeprogram på arbejde.
Programmet skal lynhurtigt finde gode og egnede resultater på vores søgninger. Mange vil naturligvis gerne kende disse kriterier. Med den viden; så kan de komme først i dine søgninger.
Derfor holdes de hemmelige - men visse kriterer kender vi dog. "At det betaler sig at mange linker til dig" - "At det betaler sig at du ofte tilføjer indhold" osv.
Vi taler om "SEO" - Search Engine…Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on May 20, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments
Google Drive er ankommet.
Længe ventet - nu er den der! 5GB gratis plads på en harddisk på nettet. Plads til dine dokumenter, video og billeder. Hermed lægger Google sig kraftigt ud med Dropbox - som gratis tilbyder 2GB og SkyDrive som tilbyder 7GB.
De virker alle efter samme princip: Du har et katalog på din PC - det bliver automatisk kopieret…Continue
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on April 29, 2012 at 5:43pm — No Comments
Et par briller som er din Smartphone, GPS, foto/video apparat og musikafspiller lyder det ikke spændende! Det kommer.
Efter et par måneders spekulationer, afslørede Google i starten af april oplysninger om projektet - kaldet "Project Glass".
I stedet for at bruge en smartphone til kommunikation, få kørselsvejledning, sammenligne priser osv. så kan du bruge nogle smarte briller.
Googles briller har et kamera, en telefon, kan forbinde til internettet for at…
Tilføjet af Allan Loumann Lissau on April 15, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments