Industry voiceImproving the accuracy of search is of utmost importance to companies like Google and Yahoo. Incorporating text analytics (AKA text mining) into the back end is now changing the search segment.
The Yahoo CEO talks about stewarding the exclamatory ship for the last two years and what's next for the company.
Search engines that aggregate results could be acting illegally, a case in the Netherlands has revealed.
Google is in hot water in the European Union for allegedly blocking competitors' results in its search engine.
Facebook and Bing have deepened their social search alliance, allowing interaction from the results page.
Facebook is busy 'building' something that will be revealed at an event this afternoon, and the latest reports suggest that it could be a search engine.
Yahoo has announced that its App Search service, a search engine dedicated to iOS and Android apps, has come to the UK offering users a one-stop application shop.
A new voluntary scheme is being proposed in the UK which would punish copyright infringing sites and boost links to sites that have licenses to sell content.
Google is putting plans in place to take on the big boys of the cable world, with the search giant speaking to a number of television companies to see if they would be interested in joining them in a paid-TV (ad)venture.