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18 min ago | China Digital Times

China's Internet Porn Crackdown Not Really About Porn

Bu Xiting, an official at the Communication University of China, sees the campaign as a sign of the government's determination to create a healthy cyberspace.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Science / Technology

2 hrs ago | Reuters

Mayer aims to persuade Apple to choose Yahoo over Google: Re/code

Yahoo Inc's Chief Executive Marissa Mayer is working on a plan to persuade Apple Inc to ditch Google as its default search engine in favor of Yahoo, technology news site Re/code reported, citing sources within Yahoo.


Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Apple, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology

6 hrs ago | WinBeta

Bing aims to be more like Google Now with new personalized cards

Microsoft has just released Cortana, powered by Bing, a Siri and OK Google-like competitor to keep Windows Phone in competition with the two biggest players on the market.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Microsoft, Startups, Science / Technology

10 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Google Earnings: What to Watch

Google's Android operating system dominates the smartphone market, but the shift from desktop PCs to mobile devices hasn't always benefited the world's largest Internet search company.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology

13 hrs ago | TechCrunch

App Search Startup Xyo Scores Deal With Deutsche Telekom To Power App ...

Berlin-based app search engine and discovery service Xyo is announcing today a significant deal which will see it powering app searches in Deutsche Telekom's own app recommendation service, TopApps.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, T-Mobile

17 hrs ago |

Internet sales drive profit rise at House of Fraser

Chief executive John King said the performance was partly down to improvement of the group's website.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Retail, Debenhams

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Kirriemuir Today

Scottish first as Forfar leads the way

On Monday it became the first Scottish town to enjoy a full e-commerce enabled town website which will allow residents, locals, visitors and tourists alike to discover, browse, book and buy from retail and leisure businesses at The site is hosted on MyHigh.St, a business set up to support High Streets and independent retailers ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Tayside County, Scotland, Science / Technology,


Judge declines to set trial date for Jeremy Johnson fraud case

Federal prosecutors are pushing for a trial date in their case against St. George businessman Jeremy Johnson, but the judge isn't ready to set one.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Marketing

East Bay Express

Vegan Recipes of the African Diaspora

Bryant Terry opens the introduction to his new cookbook, Afro-Vegan , by recounting a search-engine query for "African-American beans" - a search whose first page of results, he explains, yielded not one article about the types of beans that have historically occupied a place of honor in African-American cooking.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegan, Vegetarian, Vega, TX, Recipes, African-American, Science / Technology

The Hartford Courant

Yahoo's growth anemic as turnaround chugs along

Yahoo Inc barely managed to expand its core advertising business in the first quarter despite Chief Executive Marissa Mayer 's two-year effort to revive growth at the Internet pioneer.


Related Topix: Startups, Yahoo!, Science / Technology, Google, Twitter, Alibaba, Ansonia, CT

The St. Petersburg Times

Russian retailers and domestic e-commerce companies have accused...

Retailers have slammed Yandex.Market, saying that the site is profiting from online sales of illegal and fake goods.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


Levi Strauss & Co. Names Marc Rosen Head of Global E-Commerce

Levi Strauss & Co. has announced that Marc Rosen will join the company as executive vice president and president of global e-commerce, effective May 5, 2014.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Apparel, Levi Strauss, Retail, Wal Mart Stores


Carrefour to revive Brazil e-commerce business: CEO

Carrefour, the world's largest retailer, plans to revive its e-commerce operations in Brazil this year after shutting the business down in 2012 as part of broader group restructuring.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Blogging for SEO

Ranking of any website depends on a few factors. It would basically depend on the relevance of the article according to the key words used; the number of times that page has been linked and viewed, etc.


Related Topix: Blog News, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology


Report: Many Users Never Tweet

Twitter's execs are not oblivious to the fact that there are some parts of the social network that make it confusing and difficult to use for some users.


Related Topix: Twitter, Science / Technology

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Journal Gazette

Retailer focuses on India to grow

Wal-Mart plans to open 50 more wholesale stores in India over the next five years and expand its e-commerce operations, the company said, in its latest attempt to grow its presence in the subcontinent.


Related Topix: Big Box Retailers, Science / Technology

First Amendment Protects Search Engine Results

In an ironic twist, China's largest search engine, Baidu, has successfully argued that it was entitled to First Amendment protection in regard to its search engine results in the United States, which excluded statements by the plaintiffs, a group of New York residents who "advocated" for "the Democracy movement in China."


Related Topix: Baidu, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology, Second Circuit Court of Appeals, US News

Search Engine Watch

Secure Search, Rank & Finding Lost Keyword Traffic: A Conversation with gShift

Marketing is more complex today than ever. Much of this is due to the progress we've made in technology.


Related Topix: Marketing, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Search Engine Optimization, Science / Technology


Send Press Releases with GlobeNewswire

FWT, Inc., a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of wireless communication infrastructure products, announced today that it has received ISO-9001 certification from the International Standards Organization for the design and manufacturing of communications towers.


Related Topix: ISO 9000, Automakers, Retail, Auto Parts, Keystone Automotive Industries, Pennsylvania, Printers, Science / Technology

Wall Street Journal

Google May Push Sites to Use Encryption

In a move that experts say could make it harder to spy on Web users, Google is considering giving a boost in its search-engine results to websites that use encryption, the engineer in charge of fighting spam in search results hinted at a recent conference.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Google, Startups, Science / Technology, Email Spam, Science, Computer Science


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