Posts Tagged google

Privacy

About a month ago via my Google+ account which I must admit I’m using less and less frequently (basically Facebook is winning the day!), I linked to a BBC article which indicated that Google is insisting that people use their real names while on Google+. More recently in a CNN article is was explained that Google+ was “built as an identity service, so fundamentally, it depends on people using their real names if they’re going to build future products that leverage that information.” Now as someone who is pretty out there on the Internet, I fully embrace this decision. So […]

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30 Day Blog Challenge Participants

The 30 Day Blogging Challenge came together quite quickly. Via Google+ on 20th July, I asked my extended network of friends, if anyone was still blogging and more importantly would they be willing to participate in a 30, 60 or 90 day challenge. I also asked on Facebook as well. You see, after the family reunion, I’d hope to start daily blogging again but the words just didn’t seem to come. So I thought I’d look for a blog challenge that was getting ready to start. Unfortunately, timing was off and thus the idea to start one of my own. […]

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Google Search

Just ran a Google search on my first and last name separately. I’m on page 5 for Barzey. For Ursula, I don’t even rank on the first 20 pages. That totally sucks. Of course, if you Google my full name in one search, I’m at the top of the list. So goal for 2003 is to be at the top or near top of list for Google searches for Ursula. In case your wondering, Ursula K. Le Guin one of my favorite science fiction authors is at the top. She will be extremely difficult to dethrone. But it’s not impossible.

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