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Editorial

Why Google’s BERT Is One of the Biggest Leaps Forward in the History of Search

November 4, 2019

Via: James Hughes

Google has recently announced BERT, one of the biggest updates to its search algorithm in recent years. At its core, this new update focuses on improving the interpretation of the intent behind search queries. Is BERT one of Google’s biggest […]


Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Google Announces a New Revamped Cloud Source Repositories in Beta

September 27, 2018

Via: InfoQ

Google announced it is bringing code search with the newly revamped Cloud Source Repositories in beta availability. The overhaul of the service means an entirely new user interface and semantic code search capabilities. The beta available Cloud Source Repositories is […]


Online Tools

Free search engine tool hunts down malware-infected computers

May 4, 2017

Via: Info World

Internet search engine Shodan provides enterprise security teams a wealth of information about open ports on servers and other internet-connected devices. Now, as part of a partnership with threat intelligence company Recorded Future, security analysts and researchers can work with […]


Internet

6 SEO Friendly Tips to Improve Site Speed on WordPress Blogs

March 30, 2017

Via: Copy Blogger

In the world of SEO, user experience on websites has always been a factor, as has the time it takes for a site to load. However, with the use of mobile devices surpassing desktop use (in most consumer-facing industries) and […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google Assistant to receive keyboard input, gesture shortcuts coming to Search

January 9, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

You might be happy enough interacting with the Google Assistant by voice alone, but what if you had the option of using a keyboard to input commands as an alternative? That’s already possible in the Allo messenger app, which features […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Google adds natural language search to Drive

September 21, 2016

Via: TechSpot

Searching for documents in Google Drive just got easier thanks to the addition of Natural Language Processing, a new feature that will allow you to type things like “find my budget spreadsheet from last December” and get the corresponding results. […]


Application areas, Other

Beyond Solr: Scale search across years of event data

September 15, 2016

Via: Info World

Every company wants to guarantee uptime and positive experiences for its customers. Behind the scenes, in increasingly complex IT environments, this means giving operations teams greater visibility into their systems — stretching the window of insight from hours or days […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google announces the In Apps search you’ve been waiting for

August 31, 2016

Via: Phone Arena

Google has been promising for years to give users the ability to search for information that exists within the apps on your phone, but it was never quite able to make good on the promise. But, it looks like Google […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Django 1.10 Brings Full Text Search for PostgreSQL

August 10, 2016

Via: InfoQ

Version 1.10 of Django has been released, bringing full text search for PostgreSQL, official support for Unicode usernames and new-style middleware. The major release for Django Software Foundation’s dynamic language includes using database functions in the django.contrib.postgres.search module to ease […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Verizon must pay even if Mozilla walks from Yahoo search deal

July 26, 2016

Via: Info World

Verizon, which today announced its intention to purchase Yahoo for $4.8 billion, will be on the hook to Mozilla for more than $1 billion through 2019. According to Yahoo’s CEO, Marissa Mayer, Verizon may be liable for partial payments even […]


Apps & OS, Mobile

Google will help you find your lost iPhone

June 2, 2016

Via: Info World

Google is giving iPhone users (as well as Android users) another way to find their misplaced devices — by searching the Web for it. Soon, when iPhone or Android users enter “I lost my phone” at Google.com, the search engine […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Facebook Live adds a program guide with search

April 8, 2016

Via: Techradar

By now you’ve heard of Facebook Live’s new features. But if you thought that was it for Facebook video news for the week, you were wrong, my friend. The social network announced more Live-related news on Thursday, namely tweaks to […]


Computing, Software & Applications

Google Can Now Search Within The Facebook Mobile App

November 17, 2015

Via: Popsci

If you’ve got an Android phone, you might be spending more time on the Facebook app soon. According to a report published in the the Wall Street Journal, Google was given permission to begin crawling and indexing the social network’s […]


Mobile

More than half of Google searches now come from mobile

October 12, 2015

Via: Alicia Marie Tan

Source photo The common phrase “Just Google it” has always been indicative of our dependence on search engines, though we never think about how frequently those searches occur. Amit Singhal, senior vice president of Google Search, put things into perspective […]


Gadgets

Will the Apple Watch flop? Analyst drops sales predictions by 3 MILLION as figures suggest it’s as popular as the iPod

July 2, 2015

Via: itCurated

Apple Watches may have sold out in less than an hour when the device went on sale in April, but future sales aren’t expected to be as rosy. An analyst who previously predicted Apple would sell 24 million devices during […]