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Google Algorithm Update This Weekend Is Off The Charts

There is yet another Google search algorithm ranking update that seems to be going on – it touched down yesterday, Saturday May 22nd. The tracking tools are off the charts, all of them, showing changes in the Google Search results that I have not seen before in a long time. This is at the levels of a core update or the old Penguin and Panda updates.

The chatter in the community is not matching what I am seeing the tracking tools reporting. Maybe there is a delay in the SEO community chatter because it is a weekend or Google tripped

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MacOS Monterey: What you should know about Apple’s latest Mac software update

Apple’s new universal control feature in MacOS Monterey will let you move content between devices by using your mouse and keyboard.


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At its Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday, Apple executives unveiled MacOS Monterey, the latest version of the Mac’s operating system, also known as MacOS 12. (Check out everything announced at WWDC 2021 here.) 

MacOS Monterey follows last year’s MacOS Big Sur. It includes new features like Universal Control, which will allow Mac users to use a single mouse

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Samsung launches software update to turn older Galaxy phones into IoT devices


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Samsung said on Wednesday it has launched a new software update that will allow consumers to convert their older Galaxy smartphones to various types of IoT devices.

Called Galaxy Upcycling at Home, it is an expansion of its Galaxy Upcycling program and is aimed at giving new life to older devices. 

Currently in beta, Galaxy Upcycling at Home will be available in South Korea, the US, and the UK first. The company said it would research usage in the three countries and support technical verification, then provide the service to additional countries at a later time.

According to

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Google Page Experience Algorithm Update Launching in Mid-June

Google is pushing back the launch of its Page Experience algorithm update, which will see the Core Web Vitals become ranking signals, to mid-June.

Originally scheduled to launch in May, Google’s updated timeframe for the Page Experience update gives site owners at least another month to prepare.

Google says in a blog post that the Page Experience update will start rolling out in mid-June, but will not play its full role in search rankings until the end of August.

“We’ll begin using page experience as part of our ranking systems beginning in mid-June 2021. However, page experience won’t play its

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Roku announces three new products and Roku 10 OS software update

Roku recently added three new products to its lineup: the Roku Express 4K+, Roku Voice Remote Pro and Roku Streambar Pro. The remote is currently available for purchase, while the Express 4K+ and Streambar Pro are available for pre-order and expected to ship in May.

Roku also announced its latest free software update, Roku OS 10, which is being made available on devices like streaming players, audio products and Roku TV models. Apple AirPlay 2 is already available on select 4K Roku devices, but the new software update equips additional HD Roku streaming devices — like the Roku Express and

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Google’s Product Review Update & More Digital Marketing News

This week on Marketing O’Clock, Greg Finn, Mark Saltarelli, and Christine “Shep” Zirnheld are here to deliver the biggest digital marketing news of the week.

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Product Reviews Algorithm Update

This update will reward product reviews that share more thorough, in-depth research of products. The update is already live and currently only affects English language reviews.

Google’s Danny Sullivan confirmed that the update will impact Google Discover results as well as Search.

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