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#1 idk

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Posted 01 June 2007 - 08:17 PM

Goggle.com is a typo which many peopl make when typing google.com.
It's actually a site and I've heard it gives your computer tons of viruses.
50-80 popups come up and stuff like that.
I saw this video on Goggle.com
I went on to goggle.com on the school computer and nothing much happened. Only 2 popups.
On the page it's claiming that it'll give you free stuff like ipods. After that there is a series of neverending survey questions.
What I want to know is, does it really do that kind of stuff?

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Posted 01 June 2007 - 09:14 PM

Went to goggle on my alpha running red hat. whatever you do, dont go there on a windows box running Internet Exploder.
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Posted 02 June 2007 - 09:55 AM

Moved to a more appropriate section.

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 12:15 PM

Dear Lord, that was really something! Why can't/won't Google remove that site from their search engine results?

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 01:09 PM

Google may give you viruses but I'm not sure since I use MSN.

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 09:15 PM

It's not Google, that's the problem being discussed, it's Goggle.

Notice the difference in the spelling.

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 09:22 PM

*puts goggles on*

You know, I do believe tg1911 is correct.

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 10:42 PM

Are those prescription "goggles" ? :thumbsup:
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Posted 02 June 2007 - 11:02 PM

Out of curiosity, I did a Google search for Goggle, and guess what? The first result on the list was indeed Goggle.com So, I think rlprlp's question is legitimate: Why won't Google remove Goggle.com from its search results?

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Posted 02 June 2007 - 11:30 PM

Out of curiosity, I did a Google search for Goggle, and guess what? The first result on the list was indeed Goggle.com So, I think rlprlp's question is legitimate: Why won't Google remove Goggle.com from its search results?

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Yeah I think they should.
I'm not too sure about this but does google.com add each of its search result websites one by one?
If thats what they do then, wow.

Why does it say 'Reason for edit: Made goggle.com unlinked'? I don't remember making goggle.com linked.

Edited by idk, 02 June 2007 - 11:31 PM.


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Posted 03 June 2007 - 07:01 AM

No, they don't ADD sites manually, but I don't see why they couldn't REMOVE them manually. They can't know about them all, but I don't believe that they don't know about this one; it's victimizing THEIR company name!

Edited by rlprlp, 03 June 2007 - 07:05 AM.


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Posted 03 June 2007 - 08:00 AM

Mhhm besides a few adds, nothing happened on my VM...

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Posted 03 June 2007 - 09:58 AM

Oh, sorry, it's Goggle, not Google. :thumbsup:
What is Goggle then? Dangerous site?

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Posted 03 June 2007 - 06:40 PM

Having went there earlier today , I was offered either (or all ?) a PS3, Gateway Laptop, Xbox360, a iPod Nano ,a iPhone, or my would have been pick ,a 42" Panasonic Plasma TV . All that was required was my name (MrZork Posted Image) my full address, Phone number ,birth date , and of course email addy. (MrZork@adarkenergysingularity.not) plus I was to answer their questions and then follow all their instructions ,of which I'm sure were to the effect of "how to become a zombie in one quick lesson" all this courtesy of -- onlinegiftrewards "dot" com-- . My brief visit was done under a Linux live CD (DSL)

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Posted 04 June 2007 - 11:38 AM

Hehe, first I'd like to ask you; What's so funny about/with (Correct English) the name MrZork? :thumbsup:
Second, what did you do? They all tried to fool you right? (That about PS3...)




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