It only takes Google's thousands of servers half a second to query approximately 50 billion indexed pages, it takes you significantly longer to scan only the first page of search results. On top of that, you are likely to digress and open irrelevant sites. Show More Summary
I found a great paragraph in a Google page about Gmail actions: "Google Search is evolving from surfacing search results to answering questions. With Voice Search and Natural language queries, users can speak or type questions they have...Show More Summary
Using the new markup will allow Google algorithms to understand which image on your server is your preferred logo. If you used such a file on your home page, you can designate it directly from the same IMG tag you use on your site.
Amit Singhal announced at Google I/O that this is "the end of search as we know it". The future of search goes beyond search results and it has more to do with answering questions, conversations and anticipating user's intentions.Google has 3 products with similar goals: Knowledge Graph, Voice Search and Google Now. Show More Summary
Amit Singhal, Google’s senior VP of search, today announced that Google’s Knowledge Graph will start exposing a number of statistics as graphs on the search results pages. Google is also adding Polish, Turkish, Simplified Chinese and Traditional Chinese to its lineup of supported Knowledge Graph languages. Show More Summary
(Credit: Josh Long/CNET) Rumored to be something between a Jelly Bean and a slice of Key Lime Pie, Android 4.3 is currently appearing in search results on the Android developers' site. Numerous excerpts in the results reference "Security...Show More Summary
Google seems to determined to leak all the exciting Google I/O news ahead of the official event. We’ve already seen the new Google Maps go live briefly before being pulled down, are hearing reports of a new music streaming service, and now there’s been confirmation that the next version of Android appears to be Android 4.3. Show More Summary
Foursquare has been experiencing a massive transformative phase from check-in location based service to local search results platform. On Tuesday that transformation continues as the company rolled out new menus aimed at localized results. One month ago Foursquare rolled out a new app that it said would “reveal more of the world around you the moment [...]
Listing appears and quickly disappears—but expect to see it back after keynote.
UK price comparison firm Foundem believes that Google's proposed concessions ignore the basis of Google's monopoly on search. Instead, the concessions focus on minor alterations to Google's "self-serving Universal Search inserts."
Google has added another fun, interactive Easter egg to its rather impressive list. If you do a Google image search for “Atari Breakout,” you can play the classic Atari arcade game Breakout using the search results as colorful bricks to destroy. image via Google via ABC News
Pinterest has updated its iOS and Android apps today with a bunch of new features including push notifications, auto-suggestions when searching throughout the apps, and the ability to send pins... Keep reading ?
When you publish your blog post, ideally you want Google to index it and send you relevant traffic for free! But to get that traffic you need to help Google so the content is indexed correctly–and that means your blog content needs to be optimized so that Google can more easily discover it. Translation? Blog visibility and website traffic.
You will now be allowed to directly engage with your Facebook friends right from Bing's search results pages. The new tool will allow you to ask questions or provide comments or answers on posts that are relevant to the search.
As part of a Klout and Bing partnership, answers from Klout's new Q&A feature, “Klout Experts,” will be placed on Page 1 of Bing's search results for certain queries. Klout says its taking measures to ensure it doesn’t become a content farm.
Google seems to be testing a new style of displaying local search results, such as restaurants, in a unique carousel style that allows a user to scroll sideways through the results. This format is clearly targeting mobile and tablet users.
Competing with Google for search traffic is no easy task, even for a software giant like Microsoft. Unique features and customization have helped keep Bing afloat, though -- and now, MS is counting on some more comprehensive Facebook integration to boost appeal. Show More Summary
You're not revealing anything by searching for WuTang clan videos.