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Curated Learning 'Playlists' Make It Easy to Share Knowledge Online

When you want to learn something new, you usually start with a search engine. But many of your search results may not be relevant or reputable. A new service called MentorMob aims to make it easier to learn new information and skills by offering curated "playlists"—collections of links to the best articles, videos, and websites on a particular topic. Like on Wikipedia, anyone can create or moderate playlists: Simply upload your links, then submit them to MentorMob.
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Yahoo and Microsoft Aim to Replace Google on Apple Devices

Utilities / Communication : The Telecom Blog (2 hours ago)

Online search giant Google is slowly losing market share: Just last week, Yahoo and Mozilla joined forces in a new partnership that places Yahoo’s search engine as the default in the Firefox browser instead of the usual Google searc... Read Post

New Bing Experiment Adds Curated Lists From Experts To Search Results

Technology : TechCrunch (last year)

Microsoft today announced a new experiment for its Bing search engine that’s a bit different from the usual social search and algorithm updates we’ve come to expect from the service. Bing Boards, as this new effort is called, aims t... Read Post

Bing begins removing search results following ‘right to be forgotten requests’ in Europe

Technology : The Next Web Blog (1 hour ago)

Microsoft’s search engine Bing has begun to remove search results in Europe that mention individuals who have invoked their ‘right to be forgotten’, reports removal request service Forget.me. Following a ruling by the Court of Justi... Read Post


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