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  1. Alan Turing Google Doodle: Turing Machine Codebreaker Logo Honors Father of Computer Science

    Computing Machinery and Intelligence - AI and the Turing Test Are Born The fact that on an Enigma machine no letter can be enciphered as itself made guessing a small part of the text even easier. Before running the Bombe, the wiring at the back of...

  2. 9 Reasons Why it Might Be Time For Marketers to Value Virtual Goods

    The limits of text based chat (conveying tone) and web video chat (direct 1 to 1 communication), has the potential to be transformed in a virtual environment. Due to the low spending ability of their audiences, gaming companies opted for business...

  3. Searching for Something to Watch

    This could be the answer to the question of how we'll go from a "clicker" on every coffee table to more of a pointer-based interactive TV experience. Like with text, search will be the tool that ties it all together.

  4. Highlights from the SEW Blog: March 24-28, 2008

    There's no way for a content-matching algorithm to judge the relevancy of an ad group to a landing page, when there's no text in the ad copy. SEW Experts: Non-Text Contextual Ads: Quality Score and Bidding StrategyRunning banner ad campaigns on...

  5. New Search Patent Applications: June 27, 2006 - Searching Amongst Malicious Web Sites

    The text, the formatting information and the metadata are passed through a feature extraction application to extract data that may be used to improve a ranking of the search results based on relevance of the search results to the search engine query.

  6. New Search Patents: May 3, 2006 - Microsoft and IBM Dominate with Recent Search Filings

    The clipped content may then be formatted based on a configuration of the remote device. The strong showing from the two companies is joined by a Yahoo patent on pay-for-placement bidding, a Doubleclick patent on media ads, a patent application...

  7. Seven Recently Published Patent Applications from Microsoft Deal with Computation of Web Page Ranking, Calculating a Docments Importance, and Search Spam Detection and More

    Patent watchers might be interested in reviewing seven of recently published patent applications from Microsoft that deal with computing a web page ranking, calculating a documents "importance," web search spam, and more.