Clearing the Google Mini’s stylesheet cache with proxy reload

I recently had to update a Google Mini to use a new stylesheet (built using XSLT) to reflect the college’s new web design. We have two front ends using the same stylesheet, and I applied it to both … but only one displayed it. The other was stuck with the older style sheet and no … Read moreClearing the Google Mini’s stylesheet cache with proxy reload

LMS and Google Apps – First Comes Love…

Google has announced support for seamless integration between Moodle and Google Apps thanks to the work of third-party developer Moodlerooms: Moodlerooms, a SaaS provider of Moodle, just launched an application built on the Moodle platform that lets school admins bring Moodle and Google Apps together with a single sign-in. So now, students who told us … Read moreLMS and Google Apps – First Comes Love…

How to force a Google mini to show “omitted results”

Google’s motto may be “don’t be evil” but that doesn’t mean they can’t occasionally be overly helpful. Case in point our Google Mini (which serves up search results at the college) was omitting results from the Library web site because it felt those results were too similar. You could still see them by forcing Google … Read moreHow to force a Google mini to show “omitted results”

Forcing a Google mini to show “omitted results”

Google’s motto may be “don’t be evil” but that doesn’t mean they can’t occasionally be overly helpful. Case in point our Google Mini (which serves up search results at Lafayette) was omitting results from the Library web site because it felt those results were too similar. You could still see them by forcing Google to … Read moreForcing a Google mini to show “omitted results”