Is Google+ Finally Cooked for Good?

Google yesterday admitted it was wrong to require Google+ account holders to use the company’s other digital products, marking a significant policy departure for its struggling social media hub that was hailed as a “Facebook killer” in 2011. The Mountain View, Calif.-based player will not force products onto Google+ users and will move some features […]

The Future of Advertising: ‘Pay-Per-Gaze’ Is Just the Beginning

Advertising is going to change more in the next 20 years than it has in the last 100. If you need proof of that, just look at the patent Google was granted Thursday for a Google Glass-based ad system. Dubbed “pay-per-gaze,” the content would charge advertisers for the number of times someone literally looked at their […]

Google to Return More ‘In-Depth’ Search Results

When it comes to search, Google wants to provide users with more than just quick hits. The tech giant announced on Wednesday that search results will now return more “in-depth” articles on topics that may not be be sufficiently explained in shorter posts or news stories. Google explained in a blog post that 10% of all users’ daily information […]