• Google Isn’t Trusted Anymore, Facebook’s Breaching Personal Data & We’re at Brighton SEO
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    Google Isn’t Trusted Anymore, Facebook’s Breaching Personal Data & We’re at Brighton SEO

    Welcome to this week’s Digital News Roundup I’m here today, like I am every Friday, to share with you the latest in all things digital and technology. I’m not at Brighton SEO with the rest of the team, but whatever. I got the T-Shirt Google has lost the trust of everyone And by everyone, I mean 50 US attorney generals. These guys have signed onto an antitrust investigation which is focused on the claim of the GIANTs destruction of competition in search and advertising Facebook has updated its desktop layout The rollout of the new experience is slowly making its way onto our screens after it was teased earlier this…

  • Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera
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    Google Pixel 3A review: a $399 phone with a great camera

    – There’s new Google phones! This is the Pixel 3a, and then there is a slightly bigger Pixel 3a XL. And, here’s what you need to know right at the top of this review. This is a solid phone that costs 400 bucks, and it has a great camera. That combination of those three things never happens. To start, I just want to lay out the basics of why I think this phone is so remarkable and why a lot of people are going to be really happy if they go out and buy it because there’s really nothing else like it on the market right now. If you want…

  • 10 Cell Phone Life Hacks, For Better Reception
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    10 Cell Phone Life Hacks, For Better Reception

    Hey, can you hear me now? In this video I’m going to show you 10 cell phone life hacks, for getting better reception. Would you believe there’s actually no industry standard for what the bars on your phone mean? It’s true.  4 bars on your phone could translate to only 2 bars on another phone, so how can you tell what kind of service you’re actually getting?  Well check this out. If you’re on an iPhone, try dialing *3001#12345#*, then press call.  You can see it puts your phone in a secret “field testing” mode that shows the real strength of your signal, in the upper left corner of the…

  • The smart way to buy a used phone online
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    The smart way to buy a used phone online

    – The time has come. I’m coming clean. I’ve had the S7 for two years now. And being someone that films the latest and greatest tech everyday, it’s gotten me wanting a new phone. The thing is, I don’t wanna spend $1,000 and I don’t necessarily need something that came out yesterday. So I’m gonna show you how to buy a good, used phone. (light music) Okay, I’m buying an S9+. Now, I am not here to tell you what phone to buy and I’m sure you’ll sound off in the comments about your favorite devices and what you would buy, but what I am here to do is to…

  • How to Get Faster Internet Speed for Free
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    How to Get Faster Internet Speed for Free

    Hey whats up guys I’m ThioJoe and in this video I’m going to teach you how you can get a faster internet speed than you’re currently paying for without paying anything extra no matter what internet company you have. I’m going to show you what you need how to do it and why it works, so stay tuned I’m sure you’re going to be surprised at how easy this really is. We’re basically going to take advantage of how your internet company sets the speed limit for your connection and then remove that limit. In most cases this will mean that you will get the fastest internet speed possible that…

  • Galaxy Buds review: everything but the basics
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    Galaxy Buds review: everything but the basics

    – This video’s about disappointment. It’s like I was so ready for the future to change my present, yet here I am stuck in the past. – Disappointed! – You know, there’s always next time. But right now, this is not the future, and if anything, it’s a teeny tiny step back. This is a Galaxy Buds review. (mellow hip hop music) So I’ve been waiting for technology to slim down, cut cords, and be forgettable in a way for a long time, and these $129 Galaxy Buds were my shiny gleam of hope towards that in the Android ecosystem. (mellow music) Now, I’ve tried AirPods. I didn’t like all…

  • The 4 Dollar Android Smartphone
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    The 4 Dollar Android Smartphone

    – Yes. That’s where it is. Jack, did you do it? How deep was it? What’s up guys, Lew here, back with another video. Today, I’ve got something I’m very excited for, And I know you are very excited for too, because this is probably the most, the single most requested item in Unboxed Therapy history. This is the four dollar smartphone. Android smartphone, it’s running android, it has a touch screen, it’s four dollars. Alright? Let that sink in for a minute. When this thing got announced, I had my Twitter blowing up, it’s probably still blowing up. People are saying “Lew get the four dollar phone! “We wanna…

  • Google Open Sources Its ‘Web Crawler’ After 20 Years
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    Google Open Sources Its ‘Web Crawler’ After 20 Years

    Google’s Robot Exclusion Protocol (REP), also known as robots.txt, is a standard used by many websites to tell the automated crawlers which parts of the site should be crawled or not. However, it isn’t the officially adopted standard, leading to different interpretations. In a bid to make REP an official web standard, Google has open-sourced robots.txt parser and the associated C++ library which it first created 20 years back. You can find the tool on GitHub. REP was conceived back in 1994 by a Dutch software engineer Martijn Koster, and today it is the de facto standard used by websites to instruct crawlers. Googlebot crawler scours the robots.txt file to…