Archive for the 'Google search' Category

How long does Google hold their data for?

Monday, June 18th, 2007

Google has reported that it holds users data for no longer than 18 months. After that time it makes it anonymous.
The European advisory had raised eyebrows as to the fact that Google might be in breach of some EU laws pertaining to data retention policies. Google’s response has led them to take a lead role […]

Google on Opera mobile browsers

Friday, December 30th, 2005

Google is said to be the default search engine tool on all of Opera’s mobile browsers.

The Opera mini browser is scheduled to be released next month, and Google will serve as the preferred search partner.
Some nice features are built into the mobile browser, including if 9 is pressed (button), it takes you right to Google […]

Google Widgets and Modules

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

During the holiday time, why not check out some neat Google Widgets to beef up your personalized Google Home Page.

Google Personalize Your Homepage site has a ton of widgets to choose from.
This site includes widgets on:

Daily Horoscopes
Weather Map
Local Chat
Date & Time

GoogleModules hosts plenty modules for the Google Personalized Home Page.
They have topics ranging from:

Hangman
Last 10 […]

AOL pushing Google to try more complex ads

Tuesday, December 20th, 2005

The AOL deal with Google is said to be announced this afternoon. In that deal, it is said to be that AOL is suggesting to Google that they try some more graphically intense ads to ad some substance to the sparceness of Google’s site.

Google made a name for itself in the online advertising field by […]

Google Music Launches

Thursday, December 15th, 2005

Google rolled out Google music. This new feature allows you to search a band, or song name in Google search, and displays the Google music feature at the top of the list.

The Google music feature is posted at the top of a search for band or song content searches. When the specific link is clicked […]

Introducing Google Analytics

Monday, November 14th, 2005

A new service has quietly launched from the search masters. Google rebrands Urchin with Google Analytics. Analytics tells you everything you want to know about how your visitors found you and how they interact with your site. You’ll be able to focus your marketing resources on campaigns and initiatives that deliver ROI, and improve your […]

Free Google Minis

Wednesday, November 9th, 2005

Google announced a search replacement program where any business that can replace its existing search solution with a Google Search Appliance by the end of the year will receive a free Google Mini.

Currently More than 2,000 businesses worldwide use Google’s search products to deliver Google-quality search results to customers, employees and partners.
The Google Search […]

Google Local Search for Mobile

Monday, November 7th, 2005

Google Local search for mobile customers. The Google Local for mobile combines directions, maps, and satellite imagery. Google Local helps you find local stores and businesses across town or across the country right from your mobile handheld device.

The Google Local search for mobile allows you to locate your desired business’s anywhere, with the use of […]