John Stossel: Google going across weird line

This morning, Google told me that it would not allow my YouTube video “Socialism Leads to Violence” to be viewed by young people. It violates “community guidelines,” said the company in a computer-generated email. Anti-capitalist bias? Or just an algorithm shielding children from disturbing violence in Venezuela? I don’t know. But a new documentary, “The Creepy Line,” argues that companies like Google and Facebook lean left and have power they shouldn’t have. The title “Creepy Line” refers to a comment by former Google chairman Eric Schmidt, who […]

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Apple iphone 12.1.1 Launch Has An Awful Shock

The good news about the new Apple  iOS 12.1.1 Upgrade is it fixes several serious problems left in previous releases. The bad news is it introduces a nasty new one…  ‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular columns investigating the best features / biggest problems hidden behind the headlines. Apple iOS 12.1.1 is causing serious cellular problems for some iPhone ownersApple For a significant number of users, iOS 12.1.1 is killing their cellular data and the only way to go online is via WiFi. I alerted users to […]

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The 6 splendid unfastened AV applications

Antivirus software is essential if you plan to go online, because of the proliferation of contaminated advertising iframes, malware-laden spam and drive-by downloads that can affect even the most legitimate, upstanding and popular of websites. So we’ve compiled a list of the best free Antivirus downloads available.  Our reviews pull together data from the respected AV-Test, AV-Comparatives and SELabs anti-malware and security testing labs to assess the performance of each antivirus program. They test the software’s ability to correctly identify malicious files and websites, protect against drive-by […]

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Google is flagging genuine software program as harmful

On November 29, 2018, some software developers started to notice that Google Safe Browsing was flagging their programs and sites as malicious. Google Safe Browsing is implemented natively in Google Chrome and used in other web browsers such as Firefox or Safari. Safe Browsing is used by the vast majority of desktop browsers at the time of writing. Long standing and respected software companies such as Greatis, Antibody Software, Scooter Software, or IBE Software had some of their programs flagged by Google Safe Browsing on December 1, […]

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State Board of Management of Florida Retired Life System …

State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System boosted its holdings in shares of Yext Inc (NYSE:YEXT) by 13.2% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 30,986 shares of the company’s stock after acquiring an additional 3,610 shares during the period. State Board of Administration of Florida Retirement System’s holdings in Yext were worth $734,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other hedge funds have […]

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Google Is Supposedly Increasing Down on Searching For Leakers

Google employees protesting the company’s handling of sexual misconduct allegations in a walkout on Nov. 1, 2018, in San Francisco.Photo: Eric Risberg (AP) After a year of protests by its own staff against its work with the military, alleged plans to build a censored Chinese search engine, and handling of sexual harassment allegations against executives, Google is doing some soul-searching and self-reflection over the true meaning of “Don’t be evil.” Just kidding! According to the Times of London, they’re doubling down on finding and firing leakers. Word […]

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12 Utterly Out of date search engine marketing Practices You Will have to Keep away from

‘ ); h3_html = ‘ ‘+cat_head_params.sponsor.headline+’ ‘; cta = ‘‘+cat_head_params.cta_text.text+’→‘ atext = ‘ ‘+cat_head_params.sponsor_text+’ ‘; scdetails = scheader.getElementsByClassName( ‘scdetails’ ); sappendHtml( scdetails[0], h3_html ); sappendHtml( scdetails[0], atext ); sappendHtml( scdetails[0], cta ); // logo sappendHtml( scheader, “http://www.searchenginejournal.com/” ); sc_logo = scheader.getElementsByClassName( ‘sc-logo’ ); logo_html = ‘‘; sappendHtml( sc_logo[0], logo_html ); sappendHtml( scheader, ‘ ADVERTISEMENT ‘ ); if(“undefined”!=typeof __gaTracker) __gaTracker(‘create’, ‘UA-1465708-12’, ‘auto’, ‘tkTracker’); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘dimension1’, window.location.href ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘dimension2’, ‘search-engine-optimization’ ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘contentGroup1’, ‘search-engine-optimization’ ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.send’, ‘hitType’: ‘pageview’, ‘page’: cat_head_params.logo_url, ‘title’: cat_head_params.sponsor.headline, ‘sessionControl’: ‘start’ ); slinks = scheader.getElementsByTagName( […]

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