Daily SearchCast, Sept. 15, 2005: MSN Katrina Flyover, John Battelle’s Book ‘The Search,’ Sneaking Kai-Fu Lee In The Backdoor, Elections For SMA-NA, Google Graduates Its Personal Home Page, Yahoo’s New Instant Search & More!

Today’s search podcast covers a new before-and-after aerial photo service
from MSN, thumbs up for John Battelle’s new book, a search marketing group
holding its first officer elections, whether MSN’s new search API really is "way
better" than Google’s, as Bill Gates says, Google encouraging people to make use
of its personalized home page service, Yahoo Instant Search showing answers
before you even push the search button and more!

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