Googles News Initiative heads to APAC with grants of up to $300K for media orgs

Google is expanding its efforts to support media to Asia-Pacific after the search giant brought its Google News Initiative to the region. Known as GNI, the program is designed to “help quality journalism thrive in the digital age” by providing grants (i.e. cash without equity) to media organizations that are…

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How To Get Unlimited Local Marketing Clients On Autopilot!

There’s no two ways about it; local marketing is a gold mine! There are tons of businesses out there that need you help with all aspects of their online presence They are lost desperate and willing to pay a lot, and the people who have taken on this market have…

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The Infatuation raises $30M from Jeffrey Katzenbergs WndrCo to bring Zagat into the digital age

WndrCo, the consumer tech investment and holding company founded by longtime Hollywood executive Jeffrey Katzenberg, has invested $30 million in The Infatuation, a restaurant discovery platform. The Infatuation made waves earlier this year when it purchased Zagat from Google, which had paid $151 million for the 40-year-old company in 2011. Despite efforts to…

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How A Brutal Murder Mystery Was Solved Using Just Google Earth, Social Media And A Bit Of Geometry

In July 2018, a shocking video started being shared across the Internet. Two women, accused of belonging to the terrorist group Boko Haram, are rounded up by soldiers and marched along with their young children to a spot where they are blindfolded, forced to the ground, and gunned down at…

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Google is quietly formulating a new strategy for China

Google is slowing piecing together a strategy for China to ensure that it doesn’t miss out on the growth of technology in the world’s largest country. It’s been months in the making through a series of gradual plays, but further evidence of those plans comes today via a product launch. Files Go…

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