Each day we all come across news by and about Google. It might be a new search services, and updated policy, or new statistics.
UPDATE: Google+ Now Available to Teens
Note: At the time of posting, Google+ documentation still shows that the age limit is 18.
Here’s a roundup of several recent Google stories. We hope you find it useful.
Services and Features
- Emergency In Your Area? “Public Alerts” On Google Maps Shows Warning (by Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Land)
- Google launches ‘Value of the Web’ to collect Internet research from around the world (via The Next Web)
- Google Maps Now Highlighting Borders Of Cities, Postal Codes & More (by Barry Schwartz, Search Engine Land)
- A “Mortified” Google Apologizes To Mocality For Poaching Customers, Lying About Relationship (by Matt McGee, Marketingland)
About Gary Price
Gary Price (email@example.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com. Gary is also the co-founder of infoDJ an innovation research consultancy supporting corporate product and business model teams with just-in-time fact and insight finding.