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Google Tone: Noisy URL Sharing From Google

‘Broadcast any URL to computers within earshot’. Seemingly ridiculous but perfectly workable, Google Tone allows URLs to be sent from one device to another. Laura Phillips explains what it is, how it works and the value it could have.

Changes in Google News could have massive implications for News Publishers

Websites that are not part of the ‘classic’ news media, such as Reddit and high quality blogs, are now being introduced as part of the news-vertical element in Google’s SERPs. Barry Adams explains how Google is including non-news sites in its ‘In The News’ element in the organic search results and the impact this has on search as we know it.