Google seems to be pushing more and more functionality onto it’s user base. There are many that aren’t really having it and I hear many disgruntled users complaining about it. I personally don’t like the way some functions are spontaneously appearing and no direct way of removing them, let alone that we’re being asked if   Read More …

Categories: Howto, Thoughts

What really kickstarted the Internet? Knowing that porn and the sex industry wee the driving forces behind the start and development of the Internet in it’s early days, it is a rather bold and surprising move to ban them now. And yes, I know, they’ll still appear in the search results, but think about it,   Read More …

Categories: Business, News

Is your Search History really yours? Up till now, most people have happily used the Ostrich technique of regarding the fact that we leave digital trails. Trails that could show others what we have been up to and what we have a (vested) interest in. We are all very aware that these trails exist, that we leave   Read More …

Categories: Thoughts

Goh, verrassend … Google heeft deze week een passage toegevoegd aan de gebruikersvoorwaarden waarin duidelijk gemaakt wordt dat alle inkomende en uitgaande e-mails gescand worden. Volgens Google dient dit voor het tegenhouden van spam en het plaatsen van gerichte advertenties. Toevoeging Deze paragraaf werd toegevoegd aan de gebruikersvoorwaarden: “Our automated systems analyze your content (including emails)   Read More …

Categories: News, Remarkable