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As Google faces more and more legal trouble for the way they handle users’ information and tailor their results, they’ve commissioned a professor of law slash blogger to write a report in their defense.
New Blekko Utilizes Millions of Social Cues, Human Edits to Put Best Sites At Top of Search Results Redwood Shores, CA (PRWEB) June 21, 2011 Blekko, the new search engine that is working to eliminate spam from search results, today released a major update that for the first time utilizes millions of social cues and human edits to put the best content at the top of search results. On the new blekko, search results pages will boost sites that blekko users have hand-picked to be included in one...
Yahoo is adding additional features to its Internet search results in an effort to orchestrate a revenue revival.
Internet search giant Google has acquired the shopping comparison site, which was launched in November 2006 by startup Riya.
Unnamed sources said on Tuesday that Yahoo is running tests with several real-time search partners in an effort to match its rivals in providing up-to-the-minute Internet search results.
On Thursday, Internet monolith Google unveiled a freshly-tweaked version of their search engine that allows users to limit their online searches to serve up only the most up-to-date hits or those falling within a specified date range.
Despite the recent deal between Yahoo and Microsoft, Yahoo said it would continue to compete against the software giant by revamping the way its search engine presents results in an effort to outdo Bing.
Google has opened up the page to its new search engine so users are able to take a peek at the results.
A new Yahoo home page update revealed on Tuesday now give users more access to popular Web applications like Facebook.
NEW YORK and KIEV, Ukraine, Dec.
A web search engine stores information about web pages that are retrieved from the Hyper Text Markup Language (HTML). They are retrieved by a web crawler, which is a web browser that follows every link on a website. Meta tags are used to extract words from titles, headers, page content, or special fields. Data about the web page is stored in an index database for later inquiries. This data can be a single word or a phrase which helps in quickly finding information about the page being...