As the engines evolve we need to find ways to evolve with them. This is what I like to call “future proofing.” If you know your history and have an intimate understanding of the present, you will most certainly be positioned well for the future.
During the past year, the Search Engine Watch forums have grown into a lively community, with thousands of members discussing just about everything related to search.
Those of you who track what’s going on in search and IR research might be interested in this news release that discusses ... read more
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The head of Yahoo! Research Labs talks about the challenges of indexing various types of information, and Yahoo's efforts at realizing a current hot trend -- personalized search.
Dr. Gary Flake is Principal Scientist & Head of Yahoo! Research Labs. In this wide-ranging interview, he talks about the daily work of researchers at Yahoo Labs, and what they're doing to make search better.