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Remember Lycos? It’s planning a new search engine for launch in 2013

Remember Lycos? It’s planning a new search engine for launch in 2013 | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Former search giant Lycos is planning a new search product for launch in 2013. While exact details as to what the product will actually offer are currently scant, CEO Rob Balazy has ...
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It would be nice to see a return of one of the old giants, but it'll have to offer a lot more than memories!

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What Happens in a Google Minute? [Infographic] - SocialTimes

What Happens in a Google Minute? [Infographic] - SocialTimes | Internet Search | Scoop.it
In a Google minute, the company processes more than two million searches and 20 million ad impressions.
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Chrome's 'OK Google' voice search rolls out to all

Chrome's 'OK Google' voice search rolls out to all | Internet Search | Scoop.it
If you wanted to enjoy hands-free Google searching from your desktop, your only option was to install an extension or become an early tester. The
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How Boolean Search Improves Your Social Media Monitoring |

How Boolean Search Improves Your Social Media Monitoring | | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Use Boolean search terms on Twitter, Facebook and Google+ to pull the detailed results you need to help you serve customers and build blogger outreach.
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Basic, but useful.

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Boolean search could certainly be useful in an educational setting as well as in business.

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Vic Gundotra, the head of Google+, leaves Google

Vic Gundotra, the head of Google+, leaves Google | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Vic Gundotra, the head of Google+ and a senior vice president at Google, is leaving the company. Gundotra made the announcement on Google+ (where else?), providing few details about where he is going or why he is leaving.
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Google In Trouble Again Over Racist Search Suggestions In UK

Google In Trouble Again Over Racist Search Suggestions In UK | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Is Google Suggest (autocomplete) simply a mirror held up to society; or is it a product that needs to be censored and regulated to protect us from potentially offensive and objectionable content — even defamation? In the latest row over Google Suggest, the company has removed racist and other offensive autocomplete entries in the UK. […]
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Google seems to have cut this out now. Interesting that they're not prepared to move on racist images of the Obamas, but they are happy to intervene here.

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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Will Compete Directly Against Google As A Search Engine

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Will Compete Directly Against Google As A Search Engine | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Facebook will take on Google directly for dominance of search, Zuckerberg said, pointing out three facts about the company that have gotten little attention.
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This is wholly unexpected, and something that I've been saying on my courses for a long time.

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Google Search Uses Dropdown To Reveal More Information On Relevant Websites

Google Search Uses Dropdown To Reveal More Information On Relevant Websites | Internet Search | Scoop.it
The Knowledge Graph was a significant addition to the search results page. Google now integrates a bit more from it under each individual search result.
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Things You Should Know About Search Engine Giant Google

Things You Should Know About Search Engine Giant Google | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Some interesting things you must know about search engine giant Google. Read full article here.
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Nothing terribly exciting, but nice to see all in one place.

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Bing Releases Search Trends 2013 - Everything PR

Bing Releases Search Trends 2013 - Everything PR | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Bing Releases Search Trends 2013
Everything PR
Bing, the search engine of choice for Everything PR, released its top searches for 2013.
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51 Secrets You Didn’t Knew About Google! - Seo Sandwitch Blog

51 Secrets You Didn’t Knew About Google! - Seo Sandwitch Blog | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Google secrets revealed! Read about the 51 lesser known secrets about the search giant, Google.
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Facebook tops 2013 Google searches

Facebook tops 2013 Google searches | Internet Search | Scoop.it
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No real surprise here.

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Google Is Testing Embedded Images In Search Results Snippets - Search Engine Journal

Google Is Testing Embedded Images In Search Results Snippets - Search Engine Journal | Internet Search | Scoop.it
SEJ reader Samuel Edwards, from Tenthwave Digital, gave us a heads up about something he recently spotted while doing a Google search. Google appears to be
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ResourceBlog Article: Google Scholar Has A New Library Feature

ResourceBlog Article: Google Scholar Has A New Library Feature | Internet Search | Scoop.it
From Google Scholar blog :

We’re launching Scholar Library, your personal collection of articles in Scholar.
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The Top 15 Search Engines That Used To Be a Big Deal [#IP15]

The Top 15 Search Engines That Used To Be a Big Deal [#IP15] | Internet Search | Scoop.it
So here it is! Our first installment of the #IP15 fun / madness. In honor of our upcoming 15th Anniversary, we would like to present to you, in alphabetical order, The Top 15 Search Engines That Used To Be a Big Deal. 15. Alltheweb May 1999 - January 2011 Why was it popular?  Provided consumers with a search engine to retrieve […]
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How many of these do you remember? How many have you never heard of?

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Optimize Your Facebook Page for Search | Social Media Today

Optimize Your Facebook Page for Search | Social Media Today | Internet Search | Scoop.it
There are over 1.2 billion Facebook users, more than half use Facebook every day (757 million daily active users on average in December 2013). One common way people use Facebook is for social search engine. Facebook users can do a variety of complex searches that combine their personal friend network with a topic, brand, cause, etc.
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Grams, a Google for the underground Internet

Grams, a Google for the underground Internet | Internet Search | Scoop.it
A new search engine just made its debut and has overnight turned into the first port of call for all things illegal
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Will Facebook Newswire Change How Journalists Verify Breaking News?

Will Facebook Newswire Change How Journalists Verify Breaking News? | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Facebook might be taking a stronger foothold in the breaking news world of journalism with their launch of FB Newswire, a news aggregator resource for journalists.
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Infographic of the week: How are Social Signals Influencing the Search Engine Rankings? - Search, Social News PageTraffic Buzz

Infographic of the week: How are Social Signals Influencing the Search Engine Rankings? - Search, Social News PageTraffic Buzz | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Did you know that Google and Bing use the data from social sites to determine the placement of your website ...
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Very pleased to see this produced in this format. It's something that I've seen saying for a long time now. If you're not involved in social, you're not involved in search.

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Phil Bradley's weblog: Google's 'more' is less

Phil Bradley's weblog: Google's 'more' is less | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Google provides access to a variety of different features, and to save space they pop these up into the menu under the space bar, where you can access options such as Images or News for example.
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Myths About Google+ | Social Media Today

Myths About Google+ | Social Media Today | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Vic Gundotra, head of social at Google, reported in October 2013 that Google+ experienced a 58% increase in users between May and Oct 2013. The platform has 540 million members, 300 million of whom are monthly active users.
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Really useful article with facts and figures.

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Anonymous search tool DuckDuckGo answered 1bn queries in 2013

Anonymous search tool DuckDuckGo answered 1bn queries in 2013 | Internet Search | Scoop.it
The 'anti-Google', which searches the web without tracking or monitoring the user, now answers 4m queries a day. By Alex Hern
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No surprise there!

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Latest Google Related Dilbert Pokes Fun At Google Engineers

Latest Google Related Dilbert Pokes Fun At Google Engineers | Internet Search | Scoop.it
On Friday, Scott Adams’s Dilbert published another Dilbert comic strip related to Google on Google Engineers. This one pokes fun on a stereotype that Google engineers are arrogant.
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Transparency Report – Google

Transparency Report – Google | Internet Search | Scoop.it
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Attempts to censor Google up 68%

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Google list reveals what we sought in 2013: Death, devices and celebrities

Google list reveals what we sought in 2013: Death, devices and celebrities | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Death, devices and celebrity drove the quest for more information on Google's search engine this year.
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Internet Security and Risk | Social Media Today

Internet Security and Risk | Social Media Today | Internet Search | Scoop.it
Is the internet a "feast of fools" or a reliable and trusted source of information? In our rush to be first, have we forsaken the need to be right?
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Interesting article with a link to an interesting book.

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