Google has been accused of not deranking so-called "piracy" websites as it promised to do. The search engine company said it wouldn't return piracy websites in its search results as an attempt to see off alleged assaults on the media cartels most holy copyrights. However, Google has been accused of being too slow about it, and now faces the prospect of a review by government mandarins at the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).
While there's much debate around the merits of Google+ (G+) in the world of social media, the search engine optimization benefits of establishing a presence there are reason enough for most businesses and company authors to engage with the G+ audience. Truth be told, providing better search results was a primary driver for Google to launch the offering in the first place.