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Nimble Links Contact Records, Web Pages

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Nimble , the developer of web-based, contact management software, said Thursday that it has enhanced its software to allow users to link any web page to contact records in the product. The firm has been looking to bring contact management into the web-based, social age with its software. READ MORE>>.

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Smart Voice Assistants Will Spread From Talking Devices To Apps in 2017

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I think that’s a big deal. It’s going to foretell a new type of user interface that will become very important for any company to include in its apps.

Google Shuts Urchin, Other Services

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Internet giant Google said Friday that it will be shutting down web analytics service Urchin , the onetime San Diego startup which had been acquired by Google in April of 2005. urchin google shutdown picnikUrchin was founded by Paul Muret and Scott Crosby in 1995. READ MORE>>.

Google Plus: First Impressions

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Google, they’ve cracked a nut here. Now, there’s Google+. Holy cow is Google+ fast and responsive. Google Buzz.

The End of the Web? Don’t Bet on It. Here’s Why

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In it he asserts that the web is dying and in its ashes will see the rise of the “App Internet.” Enter the World Wide Web (WWW).

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Google Plus iPhone App First Impressions

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On Tuesday, Google’s native iOS app for its Google+ service was released on the App Store. No native iPad support either.

Los Angeles Web Developer

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Just the kind of person I like to meet. :) But I was a bit surprised when he emphasized how hard it had been for them to find a web developer in Los Angeles. My flippant comment was, “If you do a Google search for Los Angeles web developer, you’ll find a LOT of people and firms.” And he’s right there’s a big difference.

Why Google Fiber? Moat-widening Endeavor & Future of Computing.

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In twenty years, Fiber will be one of Google’s most valuable assets. 2) Fiber is a means to Google’s vision of the future of computing.

Google's AdSense, Developed In LA, Earned More than $7 Billion Last Year

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One of Southern California''s most successful--and unheralded--inventions for the Internet world earned online publishers more than $7 billion alone last year, Google said this morning. Google said that last year, alone, publishers earned more than $7 billion from AdSense ads. READ MORE>>.

No Google Autocompleter Openings In SoCal

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Google--which has said it is in a major hiring push this year--listed the position in Mountain View. READ MORE>>.

FindTheBest Snags Google, DoubleClick Vet As President

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findthebest doubleclick executive google search engine comparison rabin yaghoubiFindTheBest is venture backed by Kleiner Perkins. READ MORE>>.

What to Expect from Trending Web Design in 2016

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The dynamism of web design ascertains that trends should keep varying to the better with changing times. Cinemagraphs. Flat design 2.0

As U.S. Looks to Launch Precision Health Study, Google’s Role Emerges

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Google’s parent company Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG ) and its wholly owned biotech R&D group, Verily Life Sciences, are helping build a secure center where health records, genomic data, and other personal information from hundreds of thousands of people can be collected, analyzed, and shared with health researchers. The U.S.

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Kabam Launches The Godfather: Five Families Exclusive to Google+

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This is the first major exclusive game launch Kabam or any other major gaming company on Google+ and not on Facebook.

Google Lets Users Block Sites

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Search engine giant Google , in what might be a preview of a way for users to help filter out low quality web results, said Thursday that it has begun allowing user to block results from sites they do not want to see. google block search site engine filter quality sites

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Nimble Hits Google Chrome App Store

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Santa Monica-based Nimble , the developer of cloud-based, contact management software which is headed by Goldmine founder Jon Ferrara, has extended the distribution of it service this morning with a new Google Chrome web application. nimble google chrom store softwareREAD MORE>>.

Google's PageSpeed Exits Beta

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pagespeed page google optimize software apache module edgecast dreamhostREAD MORE>>.

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OpenX Rolls Out Google AMP Compatibility

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Pasadena-based programmatic advertising marketplace operator OpenX has rolled out compatibility with Google AMP, Google's effort at a highly optimized set of rules for mobile web pages, across its entire set of products, the companys aid Monday. openx google mobile programmatic advertising marketplace html5READ MORE>>.

New StockTwits CEO Looks to Expand Share of Investor Community

Xconomy

If you do a Google search for AAPL, the stock ticker for Apple, the top search results are typically Yahoo Finance, Twitter, Google Finance—and StockTwits, a social media communications platform for Wall Street traders and active retail investors. Rosen (pictured above).

A Look at Google’s New Network Security Tool

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These two protocols are used to help encrypt the internet, web communications like email, and a variety of internet traffic.

Rubicon Project Rolls Google AMP Compliant Ad Software

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Los Angeles-based Rubicon Project is making it easier for publishers to publish Google AMP compliant webpages, saying its FastLane header bidding solution is now accepted by Google for its mobile web project. Google AMP is a strict set of guidelines, issued by Google, which optimizes web pages for mobile browsing.

Nimble Hits Google Apps Marketplace

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Los Angeles-based Nimble , the contact management and tracking software firm headed by former Goldmine founder Jon Ferrara, has rolled out in the Google Apps Marketplace. google gmail software tracking management contact nimbleREAD MORE>>.

5 Common Misconceptions of Web Design: Insights from the Yoga Sutras

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A Google survey from July 2012 calculated that more than half the small businesses in the US are still without a basic website.

EdgeCast Joins Google, Others On DNS Effort

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Santa Monica-based content deliver network provider EdgeCast Networks said today that it has joined with OpenDNS and Google, as well as a number of other CDNs, to speed up the handling of domain name system (DNS) request on the Internet. edgecast opendns google content delivery network accelerationREAD MORE>>.

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5 Common Misconceptions of Web Design: Insights from the Yoga Sutras

From the Venture Trenches

A Google survey from July 2012 calculated that more than half the small businesses in the US are still without a basic website. The pride and effort they have placed in building up their business should be reflected through their web presence. Asmita’s are challenging for a web designer; anyway you move you will be damned.

The 7 “Free” Ways to Get Traffic on the Web

Jason Nazar

The 7 Ways to Get (unpaid) Traffic on the Web. “If There are 7 Ways to Get Traffic on the Web, in no weighted order they are: 1.) s a simple formula, go to Google and type in this query site:“ name of your site.com ”.The Helpful Resources for Getting Traffic from Partnerships : : Web 2.0 On the web, Content is King.

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CreatorUp Links You With Top Filmakers & YouTube Creators To Make Awesome Web Series

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And our network of filmmaker and entertainment industry colleagues allow us to recruit top teachers who are leaders in the web world.

VIZIO Connects Google TV, HDTVs

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Irvine-based VIZIO said this morning that it has tapped into Google TV with a new product, which lets users turn any HDTV into a smart television. VIZIO said its new Vizio Co-Star Stream Player uses Google TV to allow users to tap into live and streaming entertainment and the web. vizio google hdtv streaming internet

Google For Icons | IconFinder Providing The Best for Developers and Designers

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It’s basically Google for icons. Back in 2004-2005 I was working as a full-time web designer, where we used KDE (Linux).

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EdgeCast Integrates Google PageSpeed Into Services

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Customers of Los Angeles-based content delivery network provider EdgeCast are set to automatically have their content delivered faster today, after EdgeCast announced it had integrated Google PageSpeed , Google's page optimization algorithms, directly into its service. READ MORE>>.

4 Essential Webpage Elements for Getting Site Visitors to Convert

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Much effort and study has been expended to determine how a web site can better convert its visitors to paying customers. Free Demonstration .

YouTube Introduces its Own App for iPhone and iPod touch | Google Adds Editing to the iOS Drive App

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It also allows you to share on Google+, Facebook or text message in the app, as well as to Twitter and email. Now Available on the App Store.

Nervana’s $400M+ Buyout Reflects Key Tech Trend in Machine Learning

Xconomy

Just about anything you’ve heard [about] at Google that sounds interesting and new is based on machine learning,” Jurvetson said at the time.

When to Use Facebook Connect – Twitter Oauth – Google Friend Connect for Authentication?

SoCal CTO

Interestingly, they are not including Google Authentication. Identity Wars: Google & Yahoo! Example What do I mean? That’s it.

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Google Cleaning Out Their Closets

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Google has from late last year embarked on an in-house cleaning project. Another service facing the axe is Google Talk Chatback.

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How Connectifier Is Applying Search Technology To Recruiting, With John Jersin

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What if searching for people to recruit to your company was as easy as running a search in Google? Tell us about Connectifier? Thanks!

Will Driverless Cars Ever Yield Profits for Uber and Lyft?

Xconomy

But Uber’s most longstanding, recurrent, and core problem stems from its relationship with its contract drivers.

The Evolution of the App Stores

Xconomy

In many ways, Apple and Google are following similar paths. Competing with Apple in this area has been challenging for Google.

Tech Transforms the Election Experience, From VR to Voter Registration

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My friend Eileen and I are planning to “phone-watch” the first presidential debate together on Monday. See how it works here.). 17 and closes Nov.

At “The Vine,” Developer Builds a Vertical Campus for Tech Startups

Xconomy

Google has the Googleplex, its campus in Mountain View, CA, with 3.1 Such campuses abound in Silicon Valley, in a sprawling, horizontal way.