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Wednesday, Oct 23, 2013 at 9:50 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

UN: Google's Algorithm Hates Women

UN: Google's Algorithm Hates Women

A series of ads for UN Women shows that Google's searches display sexism and discrimination against women. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013 at 8:14 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Candy Crush Saga Breaks Algorithms

Candy Crush Saga Breaks Algorithms

Runaway hit game Candy Crush Saga, a popular social game on Facebook, is so huge that algorithms can't keep up with its growth. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 at 10:13 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Gmail Accused of Racial Profiling

Gmail Accused of Racial Profiling

Gmail uses your name and ethnicity to offer ads, sometimes offensive ones, according to a report. Read »

Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 1:49 PM
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By Travis Andrews

Google's Algorithm Useful in Cancer Study

Google's Algorithm Useful in Cancer Study

If you've ever had a problem with some of Google's frivolity, it'll all be forgiven after hearing this: researchers have used Google's webpage algorithm to find cancer biomarkers, which can lead to early... Read »

Thursday, Mar 15, 2012 at 12:23 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google to Launch New 'Semantic Search'

Google to Launch New 'Semantic Search'

The new Google search will be based on answering questions rather than giving out links. Read »

Sunday, Jan 22, 2012 at 8:09 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google Punishes Websites With Too Many Ads

Google Punishes Websites With Too Many Ads

Google search will now bury ad-heavy sites with little content. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 21, 2011 at 4:57 PM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Hate the New Facebook? You're Not Alone

Hate the New Facebook? You're Not Alone

Facebook users seem to hate the new real-time ticker and news feed, reports say. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2011 at 11:24 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Google To Rank Search With +1

Google To Rank Search With +1

Google is set to tweak its algorithm to include +1s to rank search results. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2011 at 6:13 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

A Google +1 is Worth 20 Cents

A Google +1 is Worth 20 Cents

A search-engine optimization outfit suggests it can give your items 50 Google +1s for $9.99. Read »

Thursday, May 5, 2011 at 5:32 AM
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By Barbara E. Hernandez

Businesses Work to Gain on Google

Businesses Work to Gain on Google

Internet retailers are still reporting they have been hurt by Google tweaking its algorithm. Read »

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