As part of the update Microsoft added web results into the Xbox One search function. Using Bing as a back end, Xbox One allows users to perform simple, natural language voice searches using the Kinect microphone.
Stephen Wolfram recently shared a sneak peek at his new knowledge-based programming language -- a system he promises is "insanely more ambitious" than Google's Knowledge Graph. The possibilities for marketers warrant keeping a close eye.
A tweet from Google’s head of web spam spells trouble for webmasters who have relied on keywords in their domain name to rank. Google's latest algorithm change is meant to reduce low quality exact match domains in search results.
The traditional blue links found in search engines will soon be a thing of the past, says computer scientist Oren Etzioni. He wants deeper investment in providing answers in natural language formats, or what he calls “the future of search.”
A couple of items for web researchers. First, Dean Giustini, a medical librarian at University of British Columbia in Vancouver (one of ... read more
AOL continues to improve its web search capabilities, today adding a number of new features designed to appeal to casual searchers and power users alike.