Google has removed an April Fool’s Gmail button, which sent a comical animation to recipients, after reports of people getting into trouble at work. The button appeared beside Gmail’s normal send button and allowed users to shut down an email thread by sending a gif of a Minion dropping a microphone. Source: Google April Fool Gmail button sparks backlash – BBC News This was news to me because I don’t use the web version of Gmail. For those of you who do, I would think twice about it. I used… Read More
Yes, I am referring to Google as an A.I. – Artificial intelligence. I believe it’s no longer a search engine. I believe it has evolved from a search engine to an actual super powerful A.I. We are already asking Google all our questions and getting back answers.Read More
I’ve gotten quite a few questions lately about Google ranking mobile websites higher than a traditional website. In a nutshell, websites that load correctly in a mobile browser will rank higher than those that do not. I’m sure I’ve mentioned this in the past but having a mobile optimized website is a must in this day and age. Most web designers worth anything will throw that in at little to no cost. Most of your WordPress Themes also come automatically with a mobile theme…Read More
The big news I’ve been watching over the week is Facebook’s move into the Dark Web, or the anonymous internet that so many of us now use. No other big Silicon Valley Giant has dared to take this step but does it make sense for the Privacy Robbing Giant to move to the Darkweb?Read More
Will Google+ Replace my Daily Blogging? Yes, I laughed at that question. It’s been a few years since I did some daily blogging, but if I DID decide to go back to daily blogging, would I?
GoodBye Reader It’s now time to say Good Bye to a longtime friend, Google Reader. For 7 years it’s been my go to resource for managing all my blog subscriptions.