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  1. SearchDay: SERP Position: It Ain't Horseshoes

    Yahoo Registers Meal Search Patent Posted by Frank Watson Jun 28, 2008 Bill Slawski, of SEO by The Sea, has uncovered another patent filing. This time Yahoo is applying for a patent for meal search technology.

  2. Highlights from the SEW Blog: April 7-11, 2008

    Microsoft to Fight Search Spam by Analyzing EmailMicrosoft was awarded a patent it applied for nearly 4 years ago, to fight search spam based on external elements, like "electronic documents," or email.

  3. Pricing Models for the Small SEM Shop

    New Search Patent Filings: August 29, 2006 - Yahoo looks at Interactive TV and VOIP New Search Patent Filings: August 28, 2006 - Identifying Web Spam and Adult Images AOL Launches New Music Store Update On Coupon Shortcut, Yahoo Adds Cheap Shortcut

  4. New Search Patent Filings: August 28, 2006 - Identifying Web Spam and Adult Images

    Yahoo (Overture) was granted a patent on the bidding and ranking of pages through paid search. Yahoo also had published two patent applications which explore social networks, and previewing, inviting and granting authorization for others to view...

  5. New Search Patents: June 22, 2006 - Google File System, Microsoft Blocks, and Yahoo Autonotifications

    This patent describes an autonotification system, enabling automated messages to be sent to an advertiser regarding their paid search listings when certain pre-defined conditions are met. The other inventor listed in this patent, Jin-Lin Chen, is...

  6. Daily SearchCast, June 6, 2006: Yahoo MyWeb Gets New Look, More Features; Google Spreadsheets Want Your Tabular Data; The ODP Rigs The Alaskan Governor Election On Google; Baidu's Kickin' Commercial

    Search Patent Applications: June 5, 2006 - Taking Care of Web Decay, Dead Microsoft marries email and search to provide a way store and track queries, and also introduces a method of calculating similarity between pages without the computational...

  7. New Search Patent Applications: June 5, 2006 - Taking Care of Web Decay, Dead Links, and Parked Domains

    Two of the inventors listed in this patent application are now at Yahoo. US Patent 7,054,882 US Patent Application 20060112068 US Patent Application 20060116992 US Patent 7,054,886 US Patent Application 20060117002

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

    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 from Harris Corporation on reranking results based upon vocabulary words, patent...