Tag Archives: Google

Top 6 websites today

Top 6 websites according to Alexa Alexa.com ranks websites based on tracking information of users of its Alexa Toolbar for Internet Explorer and Firefox and from their extension for Chrome. A useful exercise is to visit each of the websites in your coffee break and see if you feature in any of the relevant ones [...]

Microsoft attacks Google new privacy policy

A previously leaked video by Microsoft has been released officially on the Microsoft YouTube channel and promoted via Twitter and Facebook. Google’s new privacy policy has some people up in arms as Google is combines dozens of privacy policies into one, and saying that they will use information from all if their products to help [...]

Battle over Firefox deal

Microsoft keen to replace Google with Bing on Firefox The newly-renewed search deal between Google and Firefox reports that Google will send a minimum of £191 million to Mozilla every year. Microsoft were keen to replace Google with Bing as the default search engine on the Firefox homepage. Its bid is reported to have been [...]

Google Trends

Trending tool from Google Google Trends is a tool which shows how often a particular search-term is entered relative to the total search-volume across various regions of the world, and in various languages. The horizontal axis of the main graph represents time and the vertical is how often a term is searched for relative to [...]