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Google Issues “Weather Report” Of Crack Down On Low Quality Exact Match ... - Search Engine Land

Google Issues “Weather Report” Of Crack Down On Low Quality Exact Match ... - Search Engine Land | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Search Engine LandGoogle Issues “Weather Report” Of Crack Down On Low Quality Exact Match ...Search Engine LandExact match domains mean domains that match exactly for the search query.
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How To Make Students Better Online Researchers

How To Make Students Better Online Researchers | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Getting kids to really focus on what exactly they are searching for, and then be able to further distill idea into a few key specific search terms is a skill that we must teach students, and we have to do it over and over again.
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The “Promise” of Social Search Has Yet to Be Met, Says Facebook ...

The “Promise” of Social Search Has Yet to Be Met, Says Facebook ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
As the evidence of a future Facebook search offering continues to grow, COO Sheryl Sandberg says that search could be more social, that's what people want, and nobody has been able to fulfill that “promise” yet.
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Gmail Now Searches for Text Inside Attachments

Gmail Now Searches for Text Inside Attachments | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Gmail has some awesome advanced search features, and today it's become even more powerful: now, you can find old attachments by searching for text inside them.
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Will Search Engines One Day Be Overcome With Display Ads? - Marketing Land

Will Search Engines One Day Be Overcome With Display Ads? - Marketing Land | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Marketing LandWill Search Engines One Day Be Overcome With Display Ads?
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Customising the search algorithm of Elasticsearch - Stack Overflow

It seems from looking at Luecene that I need to provide my own search/query implementation, but I'm not sure if this is right or not. There also doesn't seem to be any search plugins listed on the elasticsearch site, so I'm not ...
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New Video Search Engine at iCOTL.com Keeps Users' Video Watching ... - MENAFN.COM

New Video Search Engine at iCOTL.com Keeps Users' Video Watching ...MENAFN.COM(MENAFN Press) (EMAILWIRE.COM, October 01, 2012 ) New York, New York -- iCOTL.com (CheckOutTheLatest) is a new video search engine that has recently been launched to make...
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Do Your Google Search Results Imply You Were Asking For It? - Jezebel

Do Your Google Search Results Imply You Were Asking For It? - Jezebel | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Do Your Google Search Results Imply You Were Asking For It?JezebelDo Your Google Search Results Imply You Were Asking For It? 23-year-old Jennifer Bennett was beaten, choked, and raped for 5 hours by her Match.com date, anesthesiologist Dr.
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Why Facebook's Search Engine Won't Be Anything Like Google's - Technology Review

Why Facebook's Search Engine Won't Be Anything Like Google's - Technology Review | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Technology ReviewWhy Facebook's Search Engine Won't Be Anything Like Google'sTechnology Review"It would be very hard to create a general search engine to match Google," says Apostolos Gerasoulis, a professor at Rutgers University who helped lead work...
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Bing Claims Its Search Results Preferred 2 to 1 Over Google - Marketing Pilgrim

Bing Claims Its Search Results Preferred 2 to 1 Over Google - Marketing Pilgrim | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Marketing PilgrimBing Claims Its Search Results Preferred 2 to 1 Over GoogleMarketing Pilgrim...
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Google rolls out YouTube movie trailers in search results | 9to5Google

Google rolls out YouTube movie trailers in search results | 9to5Google | SearchTools | Scoop.it
After adding movie listings to search results in its Android apps and elsewhere, Google announced today it is now including movie trailers next to the listings. They will play directly on the results page, and next to showtimes is ...
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Bing, Klout Team Up for More Influential Search Results - PC Magazine

Bing, Klout Team Up for More Influential Search Results - PC Magazine | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Wall Street JournalBing, Klout Team Up for More Influential Search ResultsPC Magazine"Just like Wikipedia articles can reflect a person's real world influence, search results for a person signal accomplishments achieved beyond social networks and...
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Job Search Tools: Pinterest vs. LinkedIn « asuccessfulcareer

In some ways, we are awash in potential job search tools that are intended to–or purport to–provide job seekers with valuable assistance. Some of the tools are relatively new, while others have been around for some time ...
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Apple Does The "Miracle On 34th Street" - Search Engine Land

Apple Does The "Miracle On 34th Street" - Search Engine Land | SearchTools | Scoop.it
In the beloved holiday film Miracle on 34th Street, people at Macy's department store in New York begin sending shoppers to rival Gimbels and other stores.
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The United States of Google - TechNewsWorld

The United States of Google - TechNewsWorld | SearchTools | Scoop.it
The United States of GoogleTechNewsWorldManipulation of search results by third parties used to be far more prevalent a few years back. It was how reputation protection firms used to operate, I recently found out.
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Google Trends and Insights for Search Become One Mobile-Friendly ...

Google Trends and Insights for Search Become One Mobile-Friendly ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
A Google Trends update gives the tool a new interface and incorporates features from Insights for Search, which has been bundled into Trends, alongside HTML5 charting tools. Trends for Websites is no longer available.
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Google House Cleaning Efforts Continue - eWeek

Google House Cleaning Efforts Continue - eWeek | SearchTools | Scoop.it
eWeekGoogle House Cleaning Efforts ContinueeWeekClassic Plus, a Google Search feature that allowed users to upload or select images to use as personalized backgrounds on Google.com, will lose the service sometime in November.
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Nuance's “Nina” Brings Voice-Activated Search To OfficeDrop's ...

Nuance's “Nina” Brings Voice-Activated Search To OfficeDrop's ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Document management provider OfficeDrop has a new capability for voice-activated search that represents just the start in how mobile apps are changing with the advent of natural-language, speech-recognition technology.
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Semantic Search May have Google on the Offensive : Beyond Search

Semantic Search May have Google on the Offensive : Beyond Search | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Search experts have been talking up the 'semantic web' for years and no doubt you will have read about how it will 'transform the landscape.' For those that have not yet had had the pleasure, let's explain the basics of what it ...
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How Google Image Search Made Me a World Famous Moron ...

How Google Image Search Made Me a World Famous Moron ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
I discovered recently that hundreds of websites all over the western world feature my face, pressed hard against the driver's side window of a Toyota Camry (Limited Edition), staring at a set of keys locked hopelessly inside.
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Bing: 33 Percent Of Google Users Will Use Bing More After 'Bing It On' Challenge - Search Engine Land

Bing: 33 Percent Of Google Users Will Use Bing More After 'Bing It On' Challenge - Search Engine Land | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Bing: 33 Percent Of Google Users Will Use Bing More After 'Bing It On' ChallengeSearch Engine LandWhat we found was 64% of people were surprised by the quality of Bing's web search results.
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Google Refine Blog: Grabbing Twitter Search Results into Google ...

Grabbing Twitter Search Results into Google Refine And Exporting Conversations into Gephi (from around the web). by magdmartin. This neat tutorial explained how to import data directly from the twitter API at the project ...
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Insights into what the world is searching for -- the ... - Inside Search

Insights into what the world is searching for -- the ... - Inside Search | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Since we launched Google Trends and Google Insights for Search, we've seen millions of people using Trends to keep up with trending interests online, and a range of journalists, businesses and researchers around the ...
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Google Now Lets You Watch Movie Trailers Directly On Its Search Results Pages - TechCrunch

Google Now Lets You Watch Movie Trailers Directly On Its Search Results Pages - TechCrunch | SearchTools | Scoop.it
TechCrunchGoogle Now Lets You Watch Movie Trailers Directly On Its Search Results PagesTechCrunchGoogle just announced that it is adding a “trailer” button to movie-related search results.
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Trusting Search Results: Is It Possible?

Trusting Search Results: Is It Possible? | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Trust Search Results with BBB Accredited Businesses Every year, Google makes hundreds of tweaks to its algorithm to improve the...
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