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Blockchain-Based Search Engines: All You Need to Know

December 28, 2019

Every single day, 3.5 billion queries go through Google’s search algorithm. The brand has become a real behemoth…
Not keen on the Big Brother approach? Then why not use Mojeek?

August 22, 2018

Despite the numerous high profile cases personal data breaches seem to be an ongoing issue. But do you…
How Does Voice Search Functionality Work? (Infographic)

July 13, 2018

Long gone are the days when we had to crawl through search engines and type in long and…
How To Stay Ahead Of Google Algorithm Changes

January 4, 2018

It sometimes seems like there’s nothing the world’s number one search engine can’t do. Google and its parent…
Google Searches Could Help Track Cancer Incidence, Mortality

July 10, 2017

America’s most popular search engine could soon be assisting with cancer research. Google search volume across the United…
Search-chatbot that does search using Google

February 28, 2017

Sometimes we need not just a number of links but a particular answer to our request. The Google…
Social media news consumers at higher risk of ‘information bubbles,’ study says

December 19, 2015

Indiana University researchers have found that people who seek out news and information from social media are at…
Product searches: It’s not just about price

June 18, 2015

“Showrooming” has been a worry for brick-and-mortar retailers since the advent of the smartphone. That’s when a customer…
‘Deep Web Search’ May Help Scientists

May 25, 2015

When you do a simple Web search on a topic, the results that pop up aren’t the whole…
Who’s a CEO? Google image results can shift gender biases

April 10, 2015

Getty Images last year created a new online image catalog of women in the workplace – one that…
Demystifying mathematics with Tangent search engine

February 9, 2015

Two computer science graduates at Rochester Institute of Technology are helping to demystify mathematics with a search engine…
Using Neural Networks to Predict Clicks from Sponsored Search

December 23, 2014

Internet advertising industry is a big hit nowadays, and its importance in relation to the global economy is…
Google searches have potential to improve flu monitoring

October 31, 2014

Flu season is around the corner. However, techniques used to forecast spread of influenza viruses are not able…
Literature Searches Benefit from Location Tagging

October 30, 2014

Conducting literature searches for scientific papers just got more comprehensive, thanks to innovations by U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)…
Google to give better search ranking for websites supporting HTTPS connection

August 8, 2014

Google aims to foster better security on the Web by encouraging the use of website encryption protocol HTTPS.…
Ideological Internet bubbles stay strong, study shows

May 13, 2014

Previous research suggests that personalization of Internet search engines can create ideological bubbles, in which one-sided topics dominate.…
Microsoft denies Chinese-language Bing search censorship

February 13, 2014

Microsoft denied censoring Chinese-language search results across the globe, but the group behind the accusation stood firm Microsoft…
Facebook data funneled to Russian search engine Yandex

January 15, 2014

A telecommunications specialist mounts data storage equipment in Moscow, on February 7, 2012 Yandex on Tuesday announced that…
Scaling up personalized query results for next generation of search engines

September 19, 2013

North Carolina State University researchers have developed a way for search engines to provide users with more accurate,…
British PM ups pressure on Internet firms over child porn

July 23, 2013

British Prime Minister David Cameron will on Monday demand Internet search engines take action to block queries about…
Facebook pushes search feature to more users

July 9, 2013

Users who may have grown frustrated with Facebook’s rudimentary search feature are getting an updated version designed to…
Yahoo shuts down Internet relic AltaVista

July 9, 2013

Once up on a time, there was a popular search engine called AltaVista. It lives no more. On…
Rivals seek tough EU antitrust action on Google

June 26, 2013

A coalition of Google’s competitors urged the European Union’s antitrust watchdog Tuesday to reject the Internet giant’s proposed…
Microsoft unveils ad-free Bing search for schools

June 25, 2013

Microsoft said Monday it would offer an advertising-free version of its Bing search engine for schools, which also…
Japan court tells Google to stop autocomplete words

April 16, 2013

The Monday ruling by Tokyo District Court was the first time a court in Japan has ordered the…
Billions of Google searches shows Germany is most forward-looking country

February 5, 2013

The UK has been knocked off its perch as the most forward-looking country by Germany. A new analysis of…
Smart search engines for news videos

January 15, 2013

Searching for video recordings regularly pushes search engines to their limit. The truth of the matter is that…
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