Google Safe Search is a setting you can enable at Google so that when you search their index you will not see any results they consider “adult”. This presents a decision for certain businesses. They may have words in thier nomenclature that would otherwise be considered adult. I have heard a story of an aviation company that was filtered by … Read the rest
People ask me about links to things all the time. In a sense, many of the posts in AdvisorBits are just annotated links. Lately, I have been writing on a less frequent basis about the things that have really caught my eye, and a little less of the quicky posts.
Part of my reason for that has been that I … Read the rest
I was doing a little search engine research on the word “blogging”, and I was pretty suprised to notice that according to Overture there were 120 searches for “fired for blogging” in April of 2005.
Don’t believe me? Check for yourself: http://inventory.overture.com/d/searchinventory/suggestion/
Once I thought about it a little I was amused. I am an independant contractor for a variety … Read the rest
Google Maps (beta) was launched pretty quietly today.
The service is quite fast to load in the browser and moving around on the map is fast. The mapping screen refreshes from the center out which is a nice little touch. I don’t have to wait half way through the map loading to find out if I am centered correctly.
I … Read the rest