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  1. Google Webmaster Tools Adds International Targeting Report to Show hreflang Errors

    Language & Country Code: ISO 316-1 Alpha 2 Below are examples of hreflang annotations for English, French and rel="alternate" href="" hreflang="en" /> < link rel="alternate" href="

  2. Valentine's Day 2012 Google Doodle Animates Tony Bennett's ‘Cold, Cold Heart’

    This formula will also work on Wolfram|Alpha. Though I have it on good authority that Google has been working on their Perfect Man prototype over at the Google X Lab; this video may be nothing more than a clever beta test to gauge our reaction to...

  3. Funny Flirting with Siri; The Apple of My iPhone

    The real fun in Wolfram Alpha is just how much you can ask it, and in discovering how you formulate queries for this type fo search engine. If you have ever played with the "super one-box" Wolfram Alpha, you will know that the computational engine...

  4. Infographic Search & Data Visualization Tools Launch Publicly

    You'd be hard-pressed to find people who aren't fans of infographics – graphic representations of otherwise tabled/alpha-numeric/bland data – but if you happen to be someone who hates visuals, isn't the service for you (shocking, I know).

  5. Are all Results on Search Engines Equal? A Surprising Journey Within the SERPs [Best of SEW 2010 #7”

    The other reasons, for example, are that Twitter still has no Adbox or Wolfram|Alpha wasn't a big help if you searched for [iPhone 4”. Wolfram|Alpha has a good "description" to use. We wanted to make sure we were conducting a fair test, with...

  6. The Second Life Tinfoil Hat Theory Part 5: A Skylight Suddenly Appears (But Search is Still Broken.)

    Though it's clear from the FAQ that this is really just a test, as many features of SL are unsupported(inventory, L$ balances, the ability to buy and sell things on marketplace, and friends lists), my guess is this is what passes for an Alpha Test...

  7. Is TechCrunch Calling For Search Regulations or Running Test of Social Media, Link Building?

    Funny how I do not see the industry shouting from the roof tops that Bing or Wolfram/Alpha is a great search engine that makes searching easier or more accurate. Apart from the huge amount of traffic it is now getting through Twitter and everywhere...