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 WebmasterWorld Highlighted Posts   Oct. 18, 2018
Google Lifts Restrictions Over Android Pre-Installed Services
Posted in Google, Alphabet Inc., Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues by engine

It appears that the changes only apply to products sold in European Economic Area. ... read more ...


Chrome 70 Released for for Windows, Mac, and Linux
Posted in Google Chrome Browser by engine

Chrome 70 was released today for for Windows, Mac, and Linux... ... read more ...


DuckDuckGo Reaches 30 Million Searches a Day
Posted in Alternative Search Engines by tangor

DuckDuckGo, achieved a new milestone by performing more than 30 million direct searches in a single day. The company cleared the bar twice this week before dropping slightly below the threshold. In a year filled with privacy scandals at major tech companies like Facebook and Google, DuckDuckGo has experienced rapid growth. ... read more ...


Microsoft Joins Open Invention Network and Shares All its 60,000 Patents
Posted in Microsoft Corporate by engine

This is a significant move by Microsoft and reflects a complete shift in its stance of old. ... read more ...


Microsoft Fixes Windows 10 Version 1809 File Deletion Bug
Posted in Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10) by engine

Microsoft says it has fixed the file deletion bug which affected Windows 10 version 1809 installs. ... read more ...


GOOGLE+ To Shut Down After Privacy Debacle
Posted in Google Plus by nomis5

":A security bug allowed third-party developers to access Google+ user profile data since 2015 until Google discovered and patched it in March, but decided not to inform the world. "..."It said a bug in its software meant information that people believed was private had been accessible by third parties. " ... read more ...


Microsoft Halts Roll Out of Windows Update (version 1809)
Posted in Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10) by engine

There are user reports of files going missing following update of version 1809. ... read more ...


WiFi Alliance Brands 802.11ax Device Support as WiFi 6
Posted in Smartphone, Wireless, and Mobile Technologies by engine

The WiFi alliance has announced WiFi 6 and devices that support 802.11ax devices. ... read more ...


Wikipedia's 9 million 404s Links Recovered Thanks to Internet Archive
Posted in Foo by engine

Collaborating with the Internet Archive, over 9 million links were fixed. ... read more ...


Google Updates and SERP Changes - October 2018
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by broccoli

WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes. ... read more ...


New Facebook Security Breach Hits Near 50 Million Accounts
Posted in Facebook Marketing Forum by not2easy

The Facebook feature that allows users to see what their own profile looks like to others - the "View As" feature was exploited on Sept. 25, 2018. ... read more ...


Google Now Includes Creator and Credit Metadata in Google Images Photos
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by engine

Google is now including creator and credit metadata in photographs it displays in Google image search. ... read more ...


Google on the Next 20-Years of Search
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by engine

How search is changing from what we know today. ... read more ...


Google Moving AMP Project to Open Governance Model
Posted in Google AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) by engine

Google's Accelerated Mobile Pages Project (AMP) is moving to a consensus-seeking open governance model. ... read more ...


Mozilla Releases Firefox Reality in Viveport, Oculus, and Daydream App Stores
Posted in Firefox Browser Usage and Support by engine

Firefox Reality uses Mozilla's Quantum engine for mobile browsers. ... read more ...


Twitter Tests Timeline Feed Option
Posted in Twitter by not2easy

Twitter is about to test a way to switch between timeline tweets and relevant tweets. ... read more ...


Brave Browser Files Privacy Complaints in GDPR Test Case
Posted in Website Regulatory Compliance News, Issues and Guidelines by engine

Its complaint is based on the personal data which is passed to many, many companies without a users' knowledge. ... read more ...


E.U. Parliament Approve New Copyright Changes, Article 11 and 13
Posted in Content, Writing and Copyright by engine

The E.U. Parliament has voted to approve the latest changes to the Copyright Directive, and in particular the controversial Article 11 and Article 13. ... read more ...


Facebook Rosetta: Machine Learning to Understand Text in Images and Videos
Posted in Facebook Marketing Forum by engine

Facebook is using machine learning to extract text posted in images and videos. ... read more ...


Survey: Americans Deleting Facebook App, 26pct Cite Privacy Issues
Posted in Facebook Marketing Forum by csdude55

Pew Research Center: U.S. Facebook users that deleted the Facebook app from their phones, 26pct cite privacy issues. ... read more ...


Google Updates and SERP Changes - September 2018
Posted in Google SEO News and Discussion by lostshootingstar

WebmasterWorld's monthly look at Google's SERPs changes. ... read more ...


Chrome 69 Rolls Out
Posted in Google Chrome Browser by engine

Google Chrome turn ten years old, and there's a new look, too. ... read more ...


Google Moves to Restrict Tech Support Ads
Posted in Google Ads (Was AdWords) by engine

Google will roll out a verification program for legitimate providers. ... read more ...


Mozilla Plans For Firefox to Block Web Trackers By Default
Posted in Firefox Browser Usage and Support by bill

"Over the next few months, we plan to release a series of features that will put this new approach into practice..." ... read more ...


Microsoft Windows New Zero-Day Vulnerability Disclosed
Posted in Microsoft Windows OS (XP/NT/Vista/Windows 7/8/10) by engine

There's a new zero-day vulnerability proof of concept exposed earlier this week for Windows, which has been confirmed by CERT/CC. ... read more ...


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