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There are two ways Google 'logs' your searches. Google keeps server logs and there's a feature to log your searches in Web History. Server Logs Google stores search information like your web request, Internet Protocol address, browser type, browser language, the date and time of your request and one or more cookies that may uniquely identify your browser ...


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Chris Putnam is a software engineer at Facebook. Here is his blog and here is an interview with the guy. I don't know why he merited an easter-egg emoticon over other potential candidates. I'm not sure there has to be a reason. In 2006, Chris Putnam hacked Facebook, changing thousands of profiles to a MySpace style. He was then hired by Facebook.


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Click on "Your Account" in the upper right of the main page. At the bottom, click "View and edit your browsing history"


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In Google Docs Spreadsheet I sometimes I want to see diff between two distinct dates, and there is no such native function in GUI. Instead, I found meaning of most parameters in the URL, and changing them allow me to do what I want. Full URL (for example): ...


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Until Google adds this functionality, you can't do it within the web app itself. However you could copy and paste the data from Google Docs into two text files and then use a text-comparison tool to compare those files. Of course, this is a bit cumbersome.


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A basic description of how Google Web History works: http://www.google.com/support/accounts/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=54068 [...] Note: Depending upon whether or not you're signed in to a Google Account when you search, the information we use for customizing your experience will be different: Signed-in personalization: When you're ...


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As stated already, Chris Putnam works for Facebook and no doubt put the :putnam: smiley in there as a little Easter Egg. I think the idea for the :putnam: smiley is to use it when mentioning an iconic figure or an extremely intelligent / successful person. This probably stems from how Chris Putnam got the job at Facebook. He hacked in to Facebook profile ...


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No. It's integrated to Facebook search algorithm. Public don't have access to it. This has been made possible recently (near the end of 2012). Here's how you can delete your search history: Go to your profile and click on "Activity Log". On the left sidebar, you will see options like Photos etc. Expand them if needed by clicking on "MORE" until ...


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This would be a direct privacy violation, therefore such feature mustn't be available, and isn't. However, we can see others' favorites (unless it is disabled) and under some circumstances (such as sharing your activities on Twitter, Facebook, etc.) Liked videos.


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There is no way to do this currently. I was trying to find an official statement about it, which I'm pretty sure exists since I remember reading about it a while ago, but it seems that the Netflix help has changed and it's hard to find what you are looking for. A simple search reveals a bunch of threads asking for this same feature.


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There are two places you may want to start from. They may not provide what you want, but at least you will be much more familiar with the issues. Gnip, which has a special agreement with Twitter to resell their twits in bulk DataSift that are providing an SQL-like layer on top of Twitter stream


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Here is an article that attempts to explain how Google Web History works, primarily from a user experience standpoint: http://searchengineland.com/google-search-history-expands-becomes-web-history-11016 Does this answer your question, or are you looking for something more technical?


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I'm not sure it's possible to get ALL tweets without providing a search term. That would be a hell of a lot of data - even just for this year. There are a list of services here however all them require you to provide a search term. Your best bet may be Archivist as they actually allow you to download the source code of the site. You may be able to ...


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According to Yahoo! Help: How to use Yahoo! Mail to access your Yahoo! Messenger 11 Conversation History Archives Sign in to Yahoo! Mail. Go to the "Search Mail" box in the Yahoo! Mail page. Enter the Yahoo! ID, Name, or string of the conversation that you would like to find in the "Search Mail" box and click Go. The results will be listed in ...


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To delete specific entries from the Gmail search box auto-complete list: Go to the search box in Gmail Type the first part of the search you want to delete When the dropdown appears with one of the options you don't want, hover over that option with your mouse An "x" will appear on the right side of that entry - click it to remove that search from your ...


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It appears Facebook never formally "launched" a Vietnamese site. Facebook asked for users to help translate the site in June of 2008: Based on this feedback, we opened 55 new languages this week for translation by the community. Now native speakers can use our Translations application to translate Facebook into additional Asian languages ...


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As stated in the accepted answer for the other question: There is no way to do this currently. I was trying to find an official statement about it, which I'm pretty sure exists since I remember reading about it a while ago, but it seems that the Netflix help has changed and it's hard to find what you are looking for. A simple search reveals a bunch of ...


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I suppose you're trying to get rid of this? You cannot remove it for everyone that connects to your network and browses YouTube on their device (smartphone, notebook, etc.), but you can prevent the recommended channels section from your showing up on your computer and web browser. The solution will vary depending on the browser you use, but if you use ...


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Google provides a way to download your uploaded videos with their "Take Out" archive tool. Link here It is possible with the Youtube API but requires an authenticated GET request. Here is more information on how to write one.


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This is the page you are looking for: http://www.google.com/searchhistory/ Of course it only has data from when you were logged in to Google with your Google Account.


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You are are looking at Firefox Sync as the most likely culprit:


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There is currently no way to do this. However, using search history to keep track of what websites you visit is like installing CCTV in your bedroom to keep track of your socks. Your browser is likely equipped with a history function and cloud sync to make sure you don't lose it.


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I am assuming you want to know when the other person logged onto Facebook. It should be there in your browser history on Safari on your iPad (unless he/she deleted history, which I doubt he/she did). Note: You cannot view last logins into another account via your Facebook account.


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As far as I know this is not possible.


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I found what was causing the problem. The bookmarklet that I used didn't allow the URL to be added to my account history. javascript:document.location='http://savanttools.com/get2post.asp?x-form-action=http://goo.gl/action/shorten&url='+encodeURIComponent(document.location.href) Going back to doing it manually for now.


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Open gMail Compose New Message To:biz.stone@twitter.com Subject: A copy of your database please? Content: Mr. Stone, would you please email me a copy of your twitter database. Regards, Voila!


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Sign into your Amazon account, under the Community sub heading in the Personalisation section on the main Your Account page (towards the bottom of the page) there is a link for "See All My Reviews".


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The best way is to use Search For Posts Facebook app. It can search for photos, albums, videos, notes, statuses, events and places using keywords or range of dates! http://raphaelpungin.com/search-for-posts-facebook-app


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Rehashing from the comments. Have you tried http://www.facebook.com/posted.php?id=[your facebook id] ? Go to facebook.com -> your profile page and try any of the following 1) View Videos of Me 2) See All under Friends section or go the Graph way http://graph.facebook.com/me?fields=id&;+[accesstoken]



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