Google Removes AdSense Apps From iOS and Android

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Last July, Google announced it would be changing the mobile experience of AdSense for publishers by discontinuing the stand-alone mobile apps on iOS and Android. The company acknowledged that more than one-third of users were using mobile apps to check on their advertising revenue. However, Google also believed moving the reporting tool to a web […]

Are Smaller Brands Being Held To Ransom By Google Ads?

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Back in the day it was pretty safe to assume that you would naturally rank well organically on Google for your own brand name and your ad spend could be spent on keywords and phrases that your target audience would be looking for. What appears to be happening though is Brands are being forced to […]

Amazon is 2019’s most valuable brand

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Amazon claimed the title of the world’s most valuable brand, beating tech giants Apple and Google for the first time. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands released by WPP and Kantar on Tuesday, Amazon’s brand value increased 52% from last year to $315.5 billion as a result of its continuous […]

Walmart Announces New Grocery Shopping Voice Ordering Capabilities

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We have some breaking news direct from Walmart relating to their new voice ordering capabilities.  Walmart and Google first announced a voice partnership back in 2017, but today they have taken this integration much further. Check out the update from Tom Ward, senior vice president, Digital Operations, Walmart U.S below. Customers love our Grocery Pickup […]

France Welcomes Google Pay

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French consumers and retailers have more payment options now as Google Pay finally launched in France. Google Pay faces its competitors Samsung Pay and Apple Pay head-on with its relentless global expansion, getting support for Visa and Mastercards issued by six French banks and credit card companies, namely Boon, Boursorama Banqu, Edenred France, Lydia, N26, […]

SMB’s Bombarded with Fake Reviews

Numerous small and medium-sized businesses reported that their Google My Business listings were bombarded with fake reviews, affecting both their visibility and sales. The culprits, who had left more than three million fake 4-star ratings for various businesses, according to members of the Google My Business forum, are still unknown. From the profiles gathered by […]

Google Launches New Phones and Other 2018 Devices

Four new breakthrough products, which are a fusion of AI, software and hardware, were highlighted at the recently concluded Made by Google event in New York. What stirred up the crowd, as news about them leaked out prior to the event, were the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL phones. Both share the same features […]

Apple, Google and Amazon are the World’s Most Valuable Brands

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Their ability to address the changing needs and behaviors of consumers landed Apple, Google and Amazon the top three spots in Interbrand’s list of top 100 brands. According to the consultancy firm’s Best Global Brands 2018 report, Apple’s brand value of $214 billion kept it at the No. 1 position, Google’s $155 billion brand valuation […]

Google Chrome Looks to Replace URLs

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Uniform Resource Locators (URLs) have become tricky, manipulable, and unsafe for Internet users, so they must be changed to something more trustworthy. That’s what the team behind Google Chrome, the leading web browser in the world, wants to work on to ensure URLs safely direct users to the websites they intend to go to. In […]

Mozilla To Distrust Symantec Certificates

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Mozilla has vowed to distrust all Symantec certificates starting from this October. The browser vendor said 35% of the top 1 million sites will be affected when it removes all TLS certificates by Symantec from Firefox 63, which is set to be released on Oct. 23. The same can be expected with Chrome 70, which […]