If you have your heart set on a river cruise or safari, but don’t know the difference between tour operators providing them, get started here. Name: StrideTravel.com What it does: Its meta search engine lets you discover and compare tours across all types and genres from more than 400 operators...
Google’s Tilt Brush app is evolving from a new way for artists to create into an important new tool in a developer’s arsenal. Back in October 2016 the search engine giant open-sourced the Tilt Brush Toolkit, a set of scripts that allows developers to utilize.tilt files (your saved creations) in various ways, bringing them into […]
Amit Singhal, who led Google's search efforts for 15 years, is now the ride-hailing company's senior vice president of engineering.
Google's former search chief, Amit Singhal, is back out of retirement after a year and joining Uber as its new SVP of engineering. In the role, the engineer who spent 15 years at Google leading its search teams will be directly advising...Show More Summary
Former Google exec Amit Singhal has joined the ride-hailing company as SVP of engineering.
A new company named Sigma, founded by alumni of mobile app search engine Quixey, aims to take records and certifications currently trapped in the analog world and bring them online. To do so, the company has raised $4.35 million in seed funding from Andreessen Horowitz and other investors. Show More Summary
French search engine Qwant has ambitious plans to one day beat Google at its own game. The post Qwant, a French Search Engine, Thinks it Can Take on Google — Here’s Why by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
DuckDuckGo revealed it has hit a milestone of 14 million searches in a single day. In addition, the search engine is celebrating a combined total of 10 billion searches performed since launching in 2010. The post DuckDuckGo Hits Milestone 14 Million Searches in a Single Day by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
AdStage on Thursday has revealed the next phase of its effort to be the platform addressing any marketer’s needs. The social advertising management service has expanded beyond social media networks and traditional search engine advertising services to now include integrations with enterprise customer relationship management (CRM) tools. It has also launched what it calls a […]
A Wall Street Journal analysis found that Google often pushes its growing list of hardware products, from Pixel phones to Nest smart thermostats, in the top ad spot above its search results.
TILTING THE PLAYING FIELD: Google Uses Its Search Engine to Hawk Its Products. A Wall Street Journal analysis found that ads for products sold by Google and its sister companies appeared in the most prominent spot in 91% of 25,000 recent searches related to such items; and 43% of the time, the top two ads […]
Search engines like Qwant show you don't need to hand over reams of private data for a pleasant experience.
Fabric, one of the most popular mobile development platforms, has been acquired by Google. The post Google Acquires Fabric, a Mobile App Development Platform by @MattGSouthern appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Are you ready to unlock the full potential of RLSA? Here are three strategies you need to know. The post High CPCs and Low Conversion Rates? 3 RLSA Strategies You Need to Know! by @LarryKim appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Retailers can see up to 49% increase in performance from their shopping campaigns through a predictive approach to optimization. The post 3 Ways to Improve Google Shopping Performance by @sejournal appeared first on Search Engine Journal.
Baidu Inc., which operates China's most popular Internet search engine, says it has hired a former Microsoft executive with a background in artificial intelligence to improve its competitiveness in the field.
Ketchupp, a meta search engine for online food ordering, has raised seed round of funding of Rs. 3 Cr ($0.5M) led by
Chinese search engine operator Baidu today disclosed that it has hired Qi Lu away from Microsoft to be its new group president and chief operating officer. In his new role, Lu will handle products, technology, sales, marketing, and operations. At Microsoft Lu was highly regarded, having spent nine years as an executive at the company, […]
KFC just reached finger lickin’ levels of freaky. The fast food chain recently debuted facial recognition technology at a restaurant in Beijing, China, thanks to a partnership with the Chinese search engine Baidu. A spokesperson forShow More Summary
Google just made it easier than ever to book workout classes. The search engine paired up Mindbody, a cloud-based software system for the wellness services industry, to allow users to book and pay for workout classes directly from their site. "I f you wanted to understand scheduling or pricing, if there's room in the 6 p.m. Show More Summary