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Google Groups Asks Know How To Monitor Your Posts, Interesting Answers Included Too!

Aug 31, 2007 | 2,399 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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In Google groups Susan Moskwa asked users how and what they did to keep a check on posts. Some of the questions which include:

  • How do you keep up with what's going on?
  • Do you use the Google Groups UI?
  • Do you use our RSS feeds to follow threads?
  • How do you decide which threads to read?

China.com: Google's New Search Partner

Aug 31, 2007 | 4,411 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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In the latest search engine news, Google Inc apparently is collaborating with China.com to provide the letter with search results, reports Forbes.

"Internet service provider China.com Inc., a unit of CDC Corp., said Thursday it is expanding its Google Inc. partnership to allow more of its Web sites to use the search engine provider's technologies.

Under the new agreement, Google will power search services on China.com's Chinese portal and China search site.

For a Change Microsoft, Yahoo!, Google Together for Defend Fair Use!

Aug 30, 2007 | 2,023 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google, Microsoft-backed group ready to Defend Fair Use informs Arstechnica.

Apparently, the group has introduced a web site called Defend Fair Use indicating they are determined to make this complaint last.

"The site is basically used as a way to disseminate the group's FTC complaint and drum up signatures for a petition that will be delivered to the agency later this year. For those interested in seeing examples of the allegedly abusive copyright notices that prompted the complain, the CCIA has helpfully published several on the site.

Google Introduces In-car Google Local Search!

Aug 30, 2007 | 2,371 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google Lat Long Blog announces the new In-car Google Local Search feature through which “you can find what you're looking for and send it to your car via Google Maps.”

Google Removes Real Time Feature While Ask Adds Them!

Aug 30, 2007 | 2,477 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Google had a feature where a query like "time in San Francisco" or "current time in London" would show the city's real time.

Now, Vince in Webmaster World says:

"This feature is now removed… I'm wondering if it's linked to the many sites who specialise in providing local times? "

Even Ask.com has this feature. In Seroundtable 'Google Guy' Matt Cutts says:

Best Gmail Collaborative Videos!

Aug 30, 2007 | 2,137 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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gm Best Gmail Collaborative Videos!Back in July we reported on Google's “Create And Submit Your GMail Collaborative Video” adventure. Google received a total of 1,100 video clips from Gmail fans from over 65 countries.

Some of the entries include:


Two Rubik's

Cube

A few jaunts in a bottle

Beautiful sand animation

Now Add Non-English Domain Names In Google Webmaster Tools!

Aug 29, 2007 | 1,773 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Webmaster Tools Team recently, announced the expansion of the support system. Now this system is not restricted to English-speaking world. By supporting Internationalizing Domain Names in Applications (IDNA) it is getting expanded to the non-English speaking world. IDNA provides a method for website owners to have domains that is not bounded by the limitations of English letters and numbers. Earlier, Internet host names were allowed to English alphabet that consists of 26 letters, the numbers 0-9, and the hyphen character.

Google Offices Use Microsoft Office And Google Apps Is An Add-On!

Aug 29, 2007 | 2,679 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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In an article called Google Apps no match for MS Office Infoworld informs about a report by Burton Group a company that deals in research for computer security and networks which says that using Google Apps could be a "career-limiting move for enterprise architects".

Google Removes Fake 'derogatory and malicious' Orkut Profile of Indian Chief Minister

Aug 29, 2007 | 3,837 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Following an investigation over the creation of a fake 'derogatory and malicious' profile of Indian state chief minister Mayawati Google has removed the controversial profile.

mayawati Google Removes Fake derogatory and malicious Orkut Profile of Indian Chief Minister

Home Secretary Javed Ahmed said, "We have been getting several complaints about the matter posted regarding our chief minister on Orkut. We are conducting a thorough inquiry into the matter. Action will be taken against those responsible for this mischief. If it is found that objectionable words have been used against the Chief Minister, necessary steps will follow."

Google CFO George Reyes To Step Down

Aug 29, 2007 | 2,389 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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george reyes Google CFO George Reyes To Step DownThe official Google press center announced that CFO, George Reyes would retire.

Eric Schmidt commented, "As Google's CFO, George successfully navigated our innovative IPO, the regulatory demands of Sarbanes-Oxley, and the management challenges of scaling a global finance organization. Though we fully appreciate his decision to step back from active management, we'll miss his thoughtfulness, good humor and wisdom."