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Google glitch gives Webmaster Tools to revoked accounts

Contractors who formerly had access to big sites like eBay report they suddenly have access again.

By November 27, 2012

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Google stops displaying content authorship in search results

Presenting author information in search results wasn't as useful as Google had expected.

By August 28, 2014

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Secure websites to get Google search boost

To encourage more websites to adopt the secure HTTPS protocol, Google makes it a factor in its search result rankings.

By August 7, 2014

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Phew! Google prevents Terminators from killing Larry and Sergey

If you see a killer robot (including one that looks like a certain former California governor) making threatening movements toward Google's founders, there's no need to worry.

By July 3, 2014

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Chrome extension provides easy button to close overlay pop-ups

BehindTheOverlay provides a consistent button and keyboard shortcut to close those annoying website overlays.

By June 10, 2014

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The Web at 25: Dot-com bubble bursts and breaks me, too

In part 2 of a four-part series tracking a colorful quarter-century of the Web, Crave's Eric Mack drops out of school to join the dot-com madness of the late '90s, only to get drop-kicked back to where he came from.

By March 11, 2014

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Expedia stock drops as site falls in Google's search results

The power of Google's core search business was on display Tuesday when it demoted the travel site in its search results. Paid links to Expedia may have triggered the penalty.

By January 22, 2014

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How Google could have made the Web secure and failed -- again

Google confirms it made a change to better protect the privacy of how people search. However, it left loopholes and once again failed to seize an opportunity to encourage all sites to go secure.

By September 25, 2013

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Google revamps search to feature in-depth articles

Want to know more about censorship, love, or legos? The Web giant reworks its search feature to display more comprehensive articles, papers, and blog posts alongside its quick answer listings.

By August 6, 2013

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Google rolls out initiative to help hacked sites

With its new informational series, the Web giant aims to answer questions about why a site was hacked, what malware may have been used, and how to wipe the site clean of bugs.

By March 12, 2013