Google: Google News

  • The trouble with truth

    … Since the election, there’s been a lot of discussion about fake news and its ability to sway masses into potentially false perceptions. Clearly, creating false perceptions in mass media is a dangerous thing, and it can sway public opinion and policy greatly. But what about search engines and other content distributors? Even before the US…

    Janet Driscoll Miller/ Marketing Landin SEO Google Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Why Google might not be able to stop “fake news”

    … happen again, as Google has announced no change to what’s admitted into the “In the news” section. Search Engine Land has specifically asked Google twice if it plans changes here, on November 15 and again on November 17. It’s not responded either time. My guess is that it’s considering some changes but hasn’t implemented them. Until it does…

    Danny Sullivan/ Marketing Landin SEO Google- 21 readers -
  • WordPress Launches Plugin To Support Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages

    … The Author Martin Beck is Third Door Media's Social Media Reporter, covering the latest news for Marketing Land and Search Engine Land. He spent 24 years with the Los Angeles Times, serving as social media and reader engagement editor from 2010-2014. A graduate of UC Irvine and the University of Missouri journalism school, Beck started his career at the Times as a sportswriter and copy editor. Follow Martin on Twitter (@MartinBeck), Facebook and/or Google+. (Some images used under license from Shutterstock.com.)…

    Martin Beck/ Marketing Landin Google Twitter Blogging- 23 readers -
  • Live Blog: Google’s Mobile Web Event

    … Wouldn’t you like to have stuff you read on mobile devices seem to load instantly? Facebook and Apple sure think so. Now so does Google, which appears likely today to announce plans for what will be positioned as an open standard solution, probably with Twitter’s backing. And we’re live blogging it all. Google is holding a press breakfast…

    Danny Sullivan/ Marketing Landin Twitter- 31 readers -