Tag Archives: Google

Connecting to Google’s Natural Language API with Python on App Engine.

Connecting to Google’s Natural Language API with Python on App Engine. Introduction As part of our recent White October Hack Day, I did something very basic using Google’s Natural Language API to extract a list of nouns from a sentence. The detail of what I used it for isn’t important here.  What is important is […]

Optimise Oxford: a new meetup for our SEO, social media & PPC community

Last week a bunch of optimisation aficionados gathered in the St. Aldate’s Tavern for an inspiring meetup organised by Optimise Oxford. The event started at 6.30 pm and consisted of three diverse but equally interesting talks delivered by industry veterans: Ned Poulter, Daniel Bianchini and Jono Alderson. The event was well organised and I took […]

Google Latitude : getting it almost right

Google Latitude is a new service from Google that allows you to broadcast your location to friends and family from your mobile phone or laptop device. I’ve set it up on my phone to see how well it works and it’s been surprisingly accurate considering I don’t have GPS in my phone (it uses mobile […]

Google “Chrome” – now they have a Browser…

After years of unfounded speculation, it appears that Google is actually getting into the web browser market. Later today they plan to release a Beta version (it’s always a Beta with Google) of “Chrome“. In a rather cute move, they have also published a cartoon explaining what it’s all about. Aside from the standard ‘Faster!’, […]