Yahoo, Italy, Eye Strain, More: Afternoon Buzz, July 22, 2014

Yahoo’s search share just keeps dropping and dropping.

Italy is giving Google 18 months to comply with its privacy laws.

From GigaOm: how to fact check breaking news.

Google Maps is now available in Hindi.

From Ars Technica: Why did it take Google so long to address the Chome battery-drain bug?

Possibly useful from Hongkiat: 9 Free Tools to Reduce Computer-Related Eye Strain.

Now available: an e-book publishing platform based on Google Drive.

Direct messaging on Twitter is getting a tweak. “The update will synchronize conversations between web and mobile interfaces. ‘We’re also making an update to the Twitter iPhone and Android apps that will allow you to access your entire DM history,’ Twitter support said in a Tweet.” Good afternoon, Internet…

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