As Google Builds Out Own Content, Some Advertisers Feel Pushed Aside  

WSJ By : ROLFE WINKLER

Just before Google Inc. went public 10 years ago, co-founder Larry Page said he wanted to get the search engine's users "out of Google and to the right place as fast as possible."

Today, Mr. Page's Google often is doing the opposite: Providing as much information as possible to keep users in Google's virtual universe. - Full Article


Could Kim Kardashians video game make more money than a hit movie?  

Orlando Sentinel By : Paresh Dave

In the latest video game sensation, the player encounters an attractive stranger at a bar and must make a difficult choice: flirt or network.

The goal: climb the Hollywood food chain and transform from a starving no-name to a rich-and-famous A-lister. - Full Article


Survey: YouTube Stars More Popular Than Mainstream Celebs Among U.S. Teens  

Variety By : Susanne Ault

U.S. teenagers are more enamored with YouTube stars than they are the biggest celebrities in film, TV and music.

That’s the surprising result of a survey Variety commissioned in July that found the five most influential figures among Americans ages 13-18 are all YouTube faves, eclipsing mainstream celebs including Jennifer Lawrence and Seth Rogen. - Full Article


The power struggle in Baghdad and Nouri al-Malikis fight for survival  

The Guardian By : Raya Jalabi

Nouri al-Maliki’s struggle to cling to power has reached its existential pinnacle, despite the designation of his apparent replacement in Haider al-Abadi. Amid almost unilateral support for Abadi – who has been tasked with forming a new government within the next 30 days by president Fouad Massoum... - Full Article


The Top 10 Benefits Of Social Media Marketing  

Forbes By : Jayson DeMers

To some entrepreneurs, social media marketing is the “next big thing,” a temporary yet powerful fad that must be taken advantage of while it’s still in the spotlight.

To others, it’s a buzzword with no practical advantages and a steep, complicated learning curve. Because it appeared quickly, social media has developed a reputation by some for being a passing marketing interest, and therefore, an unprofitable one. - Full Article


How Hamas tries to kidnap IDF soldiers  

CNN By : Staff Reporting


Expedia Becomes A New York City Hotel After Googles Pigeon Local Update  

Search Engine Land By : Barry Schwartz

On June 24, 2014, Google released a major local search algorithm update, we named Pigeon. Google told us the new algorithm will lead to a more useful and relevant experience for searchers seeking local results.

But like with any new algorithm launch, there are always bugs, unexpected outcomes and less relevant results. - Full Article


Florida Man Allegedly Fakes 911 Call to Evade Speeding Ticket  

ABC News By : Staff Reporting

A Florida man pulled over for speeding allegedly called 911 to report a potential murder to avoid getting a ticket, authorities said. Julius Lupowitz was pulled over by a police officer Thursday in West Melbourne, Florida, for driving over the speed limit.

According to police, when the officer turned his back, Lupowitz, 52, dialed 911. - Full Article


Googles Pigeon Update Solves Yelp Problem, Boosts Local Directories  

Search Engine Land By : Matt McGee

As the analysis continues on yesterday’s Google local search algorithm changes — that we’re calling the Pigeon update — one thing appears to be clear: Local directory sites are getting better visibility in Google’s search results.

More specifically, it looks like Google has fixed its “Yelp problem” and is now showing Yelp pages at the top of search results when queries specifically include the word “Yelp.” - Full Article


School Security: Geography Guidelines  

McGarr Service Corp By : Kelly McGarr, President

Many schools and universities in the city of Boston are somewhat intertwined or have agreements to other facilities in the city.

This can make it hard for administrations to determine where they are at fault if there is a security breach or any other crime in an occupied area.

The main goal of any university is campus safety and security for their students. - Full Article


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