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Mastering Gmail Search

5 days, 5 killer tech tips When Gmail debuted 12 years ago it made a shift in how we thought about email. Instead of deleting, the idea of archiving messages indefinitely became plausible. This has been helped by good UX and powerful search capabilities. Gmail search is also speedy which makes it practical. Here I'll cover a few of my favorite and most useful Gmail search operators.

What the world searched Google for in 2016

Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are just a few of the many services that have published Year in Review round-ups as 2017 rapidly approaches. While such outlets attract swarms of people, Google search is still the backbone of the Internet and thus…

Mobile users will get better, fresher Google search results

It’s been a year since Google searches on mobile devices surpassed those on personal computers for the first time. Naturally, the company is adapting to change — it is already prioritizing mobile-friendly sites in search results, it’s done work in…

Google adds natural language search to Drive

Searching for documents in Google Drive just got easier thanks to the addition of Natural Language Processing, a new feature that will allow you to type things like “find my budget spreadsheet from last December” and get the corresponding results. …

Russian 'right to be forgotten' internet law approved by parliament

On Friday, the State Duma's lower house, the Russian Federation's equivalent of a parliament, approved a bill which restricts search engines from listing people's private information, reports Reuters. The bill has similarities to the European Union's 'right to be forgotten'…