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Google Plans to Shame Slow Websites in Chrome

  One of Google’s stated goals, when it launched the Chrome browser, was to make the web faster. It has followed that up with initiatives like search ranking that factors in page loading speed and the AMP mobile web format. Google’s next idea is the shame websites that have a tendency …

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Silver-Backed Chevrotain Rediscovered in Vietnam

The silver-backed chevrotain (Tragulus versicolor), a deer-like species the size of a rabbit or small cat, has been rediscovered by an international team of researchers from Global Wildlife Conservation and elsewhere. Also called the Vietnamese mouse-deer, the ungulate (hoofed animal) had not been seen in Vietnam since 1990. The rediscovery …

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Experimental Vaccine Protects Mice from Staphylococcus aureus

The new biofilm-specific vaccine, developed by researchers from the University of Maryland-Baltimore, Northern Arizona University and the University of Zurich, was more than 80% effective in protecting mice from succumbing to Staphylococcus aureus infection. This digitally-colorized scanning electron microscopic (SEM) image depicts a number of mustard-colored, spheroid-shaped Staphylococcus aureus bacteria …

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New SERP feature truncates title tag in favor of location

  It seems Google is helping out local businesses… or is it? On Oct. 2, we spotted something new happening to title tags in Google UK search results – location names were being added to truncated title tags, despite these not being present in the original title tags. For example, …

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Google My Business discontinues toll free phone support

  Among the most effective components of Google My Organisation was that you had the ability to call a contact number and also talk to a person at Google regarding your Google My Organisation listing. So if you had a concern with exactly how your service was turning up in …

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