February 26, 2015
February 25, 2015
Google is back on the acquisition trail. Late last night it announced it had bought Toro, a startup that enables developers to market their apps on Facebook.
Originally known as Red Hot Labs, it was created by Amitt Mahajan and Joel Poloney, who had previously co-founded a MyMiniLife, a virtual world which users to create their own spaces and homes....
Microsoft is pushing Google Chat and Facebook Chat out of Outlook.com. Not surprisingly, it is urging those that need a chat application in Outlook.com to look to its own option, Skype.
In a statement emailed to Outlook.com users this morning, Microsoft explained that it had made the decision because of Google’s decision to discontinue using the the chat protocol XMPP....
February 19, 2015
February 17, 2015
February 13, 2015
When a favorite toy is taken away from a child, the child cries. Digital marketers may have imagined their toyless inner child crying when Google revised the keyword data availability in its Google Analytics search reports.
But since that time Google has worked to make marketers happy again, releasing reporting alternatives in its Webmaster diagnostic tool. Once again marketers can inspect links and search queries relative to a website, and develop an effective search and...
February 12, 2015
February 9, 2015
People will find out what you’re tweeting quicker, thanks to a partnership between Google and Twitter. The deal, confirmed in Twitter’s fourth quarter earnings call, will allow Twitter to provide Google with tweets as soon as they’re posted to the social networking site.
Through the arrangement, Twitter hopes to expand its reach to more users. Twitter also...