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Xbox One System Update Adds Bing, New IE Search

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As part of the update Microsoft added web results into the Xbox One search function. Using Bing as a back end, Xbox One allows users to perform simple, natural language voice searches using the Kinect microphone. As part of the update Microsoft added web results into the Xbox One search function. Using Bing as a back end, Xbox One allows users to perform simple, natural language voice searches using the Kinect microphone. 0 Comments

Digital Marketers: 'Insanely Ambitious' Wolfram Language Tools Coming Soon

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Stephen Wolfram recently shared a sneak peek at his new knowledge-based programming language -- a system he promises is "insanely more ambitious" than Google's Knowledge Graph. The possibilities for marketers warrant keeping a close eye. Stephen Wolfram recently shared a sneak peek at his new knowledge-based programming language -- a system he promises is "insanely more ambitious" than Google's Knowledge Graph. The possibilities for marketers warrant keeping a close eye. 0 Comments

Google Warns of Upcoming Exact Match Domain Algorithm Change

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A tweet from Google’s head of web spam spells trouble for webmasters who have relied on keywords in their domain name to rank. Google's latest algorithm change is meant to reduce low quality exact match domains in search results. A tweet from Google’s head of web spam spells trouble for webmasters who have relied on keywords in their domain name to rank. Google's latest algorithm change is meant to reduce low quality exact match domains in search results. 0 Comments

Computer Scientist Calls for Natural Language Q&A Searching

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The traditional blue links found in search engines will soon be a thing of the past, says computer scientist Oren Etzioni. He wants deeper investment in providing answers in natural language formats, or what he calls “the future of search.” The traditional blue links found in search engines will soon be a thing of the past, says computer scientist Oren Etzioni. He wants deeper investment in providing answers in natural language formats, or what he calls “the future of search.” 0 Comments

New Features at AOL Search

AOL continues to improve its web search capabilities, today adding a number of new features designed to appeal to casual searchers and power users alike. AOL continues to improve its web search capabilities, today adding a number of new features designed to appeal to casual searchers and power users alike. 0 Comments

Search Satisfaction And Behavior Results Released

For the past three years, NPD New Media Services has conducted what I'd consider to be the most extensive survey of search engine user satisfaction available. Every three months, some users at the major search engines are selected randomly by NPD and asked about their visits. The results are fascinating, but they've not been available to the general public until now. For the past three years, NPD New Media Services has conducted what I'd consider to be the most extensive survey of search engine user satisfaction available. Every three months, some users at the major search engines are selected randomly by NPD and asked about their visits. The results are fascinating, but they've not been available to the general public until now. 0 Comments