Distil Networks acquires Are You a Human, offers free bot tool for Google Analytics

 Domain Name Wire: Get a better understanding of your web traffic after stripping out the bots. Distil networks, an internet security company focused on bots, has acquired Are You a Human and will offer a free bot detecting tool as a result of the acquisition. Distil Bot Discovery for Google Analytics is a free simple-to-integrate tool… Read more Distil Networks acquires Are You a Human, offers free bot tool for Google Analytics

Google acquires Austin-based VR Startup Owlchemy Labs

 MorganLinton.com: Today is an exciting day in the Austin startup world as news has rippled through town about Google’s acquisition of VR game creator Owlchemy Labs. If you don’t know Owlchemy Labs then you honestly have missed out on some of the most superbly amazing VR games like Job Simulator or Jack Lumber. This acquisition definitely… Read more Google acquires Austin-based VR Startup Owlchemy Labs

Kat.ph gets a TON of traffic, but no monetization on Google

Owner says it received over 700,000 uniques over past month. TorrentFreak has an interesting story about the Philippine country code domain name KAT.ph, which is currently for sale. The U.S. Government attempted to seize the domain name that was used by KickAssTorrents but was never able to get the registry to cooperate. The domain name… Read more Kat.ph gets a TON of traffic, but no monetization on Google

Argos UK against Argos US : Google ads, domains, and trademarks

British firm Argos Limited recently faced Argos Systems, Inc., an American software company. Both companies operate from “Argos” domains: Argos Limited from Argos.co.uk and Argos Systems Inc. from Argos.com. The latter, registered the domain in 1992, after it started trading under the name ARGOS in 1991. The company has no clients in the European Union,… Read more Argos UK against Argos US : Google ads, domains, and trademarks

Here’s why Google went to Burning Man to find its next CEO; Brutal, Scary Lessons of Yahoo’s Demise

 The Frager factor: Billionaire Investor Holds 10 Percent of His Life Savings in Bitcoin, Predicts Price to Hit $ 2,000; Will Blockchain Technology Be the Ultimate Disrupter? Harvard Says Yes; The Strange Life and Death of Dave Kleiman, A Computer Genius Linked to Bitcoin’s Origins; How Purpose Driven Brands are Using their Products to Express Their… Read more Here’s why Google went to Burning Man to find its next CEO; Brutal, Scary Lessons of Yahoo’s Demise

Google Will Pay $22M in Class Action Involving Ads on Parked Domains

 StrategicRevenue.com: NEW YORK, NY – I received an email this morning alerting me that I may be a member of class action suit where Google Inc. will pay $ 22,500,000.00 in a class action settlement sometime after July 27th of this year. The case is named in the email notification as “In Re Google AdWords Litigation,… Read more Google Will Pay $22M in Class Action Involving Ads on Parked Domains