Microsoft expands ad-free Bing search for schools

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Microsoft is expanding a program that gives schools the ability to prevent ads from appearing in search results when they use its Bing search engine.

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Yahoo adds more security to thwart surveillance

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Yahoo takes measures to shield people’s online lives from government spying and other snooping.

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Yahoo’s search engine leans on Yelp for help

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Yahoo Inc. is hoping the snippets from Yelp Inc.’s popular service will spur more people to rely on its search engine.

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Matt Cutts: EXIF Image Metadata is ‘Potentially’ a Google Search Ranking Factor

Matt Cutts speaks on EXIF data

Image source: searchenginewatch.com EXIF data is the metadata that is included in most images that are taken with the camera. It includes things such as camera type, date taken, size, along with dozens of other parameters.

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Google aims to provide broadband in 34 more cities

Larry Page, Google's co-founder and chief executive, speaks during the keynote presentation at Google I/O 2013

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google wants to offer ultra-fast Internet service in 34 more cities scattered across eight states in the company’s boldest challenge to cable and telecommunications providers.

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