Chris Elliott had an article in USA Today last month on the truth behind best rate guarantees. When I googled ‘Chris Elliott’ and ‘best rate guarantee’ there were a number of relevant search results. Apparently Chris Elliott writes regularly about how he is not a fan of hotel best rate guarantee programs. Show More Summary
This is a map created by the folks at mental_floss showing autocomplete search results for typing 'Why does [state name]' into Google while in Chrome's Incognito (aka p0rn hunting) mode. The majority of sports related results were dismissed with a few exceptions for states that nobody asks any non-sports related questions about. Show More Summary
The list of services that support universal search on the new Apple TV has expanded to include Fox Now, FXNow, and Nat Geo. Now, when you search for a program using Siri on the Apple TV, the results may include the option to view the program in the Fox Now, FXNow, or Nat Geo. Show More Summary
ISIS panic further entrenches the partnership between governments and Silicon Valley. A new pilot program by Google and the UK Home Office will work to "combat" "radicalisation" by adjusting the "top" results if one searches for "extremist" material, according to the Telegraph. Show More Summary
If you're a real estate professional and have been in the business for more than a few months, you know first hand the challenges of getting found in local search results. We call this local SEO, and it's a lot different than your average SEO campaign, but more importantly it's something you can control...
What do the autocomplete results for the UK’s political parties tell us about the the corporate and political world, and how are they corrupting your search results?
As the United States kicks off the 2016 election cycle to find out who the next president will be, Google wants you to be kept informed about not only the candidates, but also the whole political process. The company is now providing real-time U.S. election information directly into its search results. Instead of trying to navigate […]
Yahoo says it has tweaked how it presents results to people who search from the iPhone's browser. iPhone owners who have Yahoo set as their default search engine will now see cleaner search results that display more data and make it easier to drill down into specifics. Show More Summary
Das Keyboard drops a new line of mechanical keyboards (and I can already hear the clacking), Inbox gets better search results, and more in today’s news leftovers. Read more...
If you’ve watched the presidential debates and wished that you could quickly fact check the candidates’ statements, Google has you covered. Search results will now float candidates’ own words and quotes, right next to information on how to watch and keep up with what they’re saying now. Read more...
I've always wondered why Gmail doesn't sort search results by relevance, just like Google Search. Gmail sorts results by date, so you can quickly find recent messages that match your query, and that's pretty useful, but sometimes you...Show More Summary
Google today gave a teaser of what it has in store for the final Republican debate ahead of the 2016 U.S> presidential primaries, which will air on Fox News Channel at 6 p.m. Pacific on Thursday, January 28. This time around, Google will be going beyond having people from YouTube ask the candidates questions. There […]
Google announced today that it will begin testing an experimental feature will allow presidential candidates to respond to issues brought up during the Republican debate in real-time directly in Google’s search results. The search company says the feature is meant to “level the playing field” as it lets the candidates share their ideas or positions – even if they… Read More
Google today detailed changes to Inbox by Gmail that makes search results much smarter. The app will now attempt to show you the information you're searching for in a cleaner and faster way instead of leaving you to dig through piles of email.
Campaign-created images, text and video will appear on results page for political search.
The weather’s getting brutal in several parts of the country. Just in time, Google now adds more detailed weather information for all those times you ask, “What’s the weather?” Read more...
A couple of weeks ago, we wrote about a brand new design for weather search results in Google. It was showing up for a few people, but nothing had been made official. Today, Google has finally announced the new design, as well as a host of new features for weather information.
Checking the weather forecast via Google Search just received a big upgrade. On Android devices, searches in the Google app for "weather" will include far more information than before in a more appealing design. For example, the app will change background colors in response to sky conditions, time of day, and season. Show More Summary