Stephen E. Arnold: The Google and Web Indexing: An Issue of Control or Good, Old Fear?

I read “Google’s Got A Secret.” No kidding, but Google has many, many secrets. Most of them are unknown to today’s Googlers. After 20 plus years, even Xooglers are blissfully unaware of the “big idea,” the logic of low profiling data slurping, how those with the ability to make “changes” to search from various offices …

Penguin: Web 3.0 Player? Google Competitor Presearch Launches Decentralized Search Engine

Google Competitor Presearch Launches Decentralized Search Engine Presearch aims to end Google’s search monopoly while providing privacy and rewarding users with crypto. In brief Presearch is a privacy-centric search engine that is going live. Users are rewarded with PRE tokens. The blockchain-based search engine is designed to protect user IP addresses, device info, browsers, and …

Stephen E. Arnold: Google Maps Errors, the Beginning of the End?

Finding Google Maps: Sundar Pichai, I Presume? The Google is not getting the respect it once assumed was its droit du seigneur. A recent example is this comment from “Google Maps’ Moat is Evaporating”: Read full post. Phi Beta Iota: The first six of the twelve Apostles of Web 3.0 have all agreed that we must …