Latest Amit Singhal Stories

Google Search Chief Amit Singhal Announces New Ad Tweaks
2014-03-13 13:44:15

Google is a company that is forever in beta and is always optimizing its appearance to give the best results. Those optimized results are both for the user in the form of search results, but also in ads by displaying ads that will perform best for the advertiser.

Google Looks To Fine-Tune Searches With Algorithm Overhaul
2013-09-27 08:54:27

Google unveiled a major overhaul of its search engine on Thursday, saying it had updated its main search algorithm to give better answers to the increasingly complex queries it receives from Web users.

Google Adds Search Improvements
2013-05-16 09:27:47

Google senior vice president Amit Singhal announced “the end of search as we know it” before unveiling new mobile-like features to the thing Google is most known for: Google search.

2012-08-13 08:04:16

A Google initiative designed to personalize search results for members of its social network is no longer being actively pursued by the Mountain View, California-based tech giant.

Google Fine Tunes Search Results
2012-03-16 06:22:18

Google, in an attempt to stave off its competition, is developing new web search technology for its search engine. This new technology is called “semantic search” and will give more facts and answers to search queries instead of strictly web links.

Google Rolling Out Personalized Search Results For Plus Members
2012-01-10 10:46:00

Users of Google's social networking service will soon see more personalized results when using the company's search engine, thanks to new technology that will scan a person's Google+ account to provide information uniquely tailored to each individual.

Google Updates Its Search Engine
2011-11-05 04:24:17

Google said on Thursday that it is updating its search engine to make 35 percent of searches more effective.

2011-06-15 05:30:00

Google unveiled an array of new search features on Tuesday designed to accelerate and simplify Web searches as users increasingly access the Internet from handheld mobile devices.

2011-02-02 09:45:00

Google is accusing Microsoft's Bing search engine of copying their results after an investigation showed that faked results for nonsensical words created by the Mountain View, California based company for use on their search engine later turned up on the Redmond, Washington firm's website.

2010-12-03 07:34:16

Internet search giant, Google, is modifying its algorithms after an online eyeglass merchant got his website listed at the top of search rankings by being consciously rude to his customers, sparking numerous complaints.

Word of the Day
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.