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Apple Siri To Add Sports, Restaurants, Reservations, Movies & App Search - Search Engine Land

Apple Siri To Add Sports, Restaurants, Reservations, Movies & App Search - Search Engine Land | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Search Engine LandApple Siri To Add Sports, Restaurants, Reservations, Movies & App SearchSearch Engine LandApple at their World Wide Developer Conference today announced iOS6 with some really nice features to Siri, their voice search engine.
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Google Reboots Its Search Algorithm, Again - TopWireNews (press release)

Google Reboots Its Search Algorithm, AgainTopWireNews (press release)While they do not intend to change the keyword element of search, they do plan on adding semantic technology, which reportedly will alter search to “look more like how humans understand...
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New Search Engine Combines Twitter with Sensors - Wall Street Journal (blog)

New Search Engine Combines Twitter with Sensors - Wall Street Journal (blog) | SearchTools | Scoop.it
IBNLive.comNew Search Engine Combines Twitter with SensorsWall Street Journal (blog)Part of the answer could come in the form of a new type of Internet search engine being developed by computer scientists at the University of Glasgow in Scotland.
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PubMed Discovery Tools (Results by Year, PMC Images Search ...

PubMed Discovery Tools (Results by Year, PMC Images Search ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
PubMed “Results by year” and PubMed Central “PMC images search” tools will soon display in the discovery column for all PubMed users. The “Results by year” timeline tool will display for search results with 10000 or more ...
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Bing Search results to show Qwikis web stuffs which combine images

Bing Search results to show Qwikis web stuffs which combine images | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Bing partners with Qwiki.com a New York City-based company to enhance the search results with a new web app format. The web app combines images, videos, maps, infographics and voices. Qwiki is a well-funded startup ...
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Will Apple Now Become A Search Engine Of Sorts?

Will Apple Now Become A Search Engine Of Sorts? | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Apple will no longer use Google Maps as the back end of its map functionality in iOS 6 when it ...
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Free Search Tools Every Educator Need to Know about | 21st Century Information Fluency

Free Search Tools Every Educator Need to Know about | 21st Century Information Fluency | SearchTools | Scoop.it
One of the basic aims of education in general is to teach us how to be a life long researcher, how to discover new fountains of knowledge and illuminate our lives.
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Lucid Imagination » What's the Big Deal about Big Data? Search!!!

Lucid Imagination » What's the Big Deal about Big Data? Search!!! | SearchTools | Scoop.it
How do you find a needle in a haystack? You Search for it. How do you find a missing pet? You Search for it. How do you look for lost treasure? YOU SEARCH FOR IT!! I could go on but I'm sure you get my point.
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Search Sites Like... Similarities Engines: A Map of Search Engines To Find Similar and Alternative Sites | Content Curation World

Search Sites Like... Similarities Engines: A Map of Search Engines To Find Similar and Alternative Sites | Content Curation World | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Robin Good: If you are curating a special collection on services and tools in a specific industry, you may appreciate being able to find out easily other companies and services that operate in the same niche.
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Bing Adds MLB Instant Answers to Search Results | WebProNews

Bing Adds MLB Instant Answers to Search Results | WebProNews | SearchTools | Scoop.it
On the heels of last week's announcement that it would begin including answers from Encyclopedia Britannica among search results, Bing announced today that it's got another timely offering of answers for this summer ...
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Search Engines/Blog Search - The Journalist's Toolbox

Search tool scans thousands of blogs. Search by directory or by posts. BlogNetNews.com. Offers a specialty blog aggregator designed to help busy editors and news execs keep an eye on the blog conversation about the ...
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Find out what people are searching for with the ... - Inside Search

Find out what people are searching for with the ... - Inside Search | SearchTools | Scoop.it
People turn to search when they're looking for answers and information, and sometimes what they want to know is on other people's minds as well. You can learn a lot about what's happening around the country or catch wind ...
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Google search results are editorial, not (merely) mathematical ...

Google search results are editorial, not (merely) mathematical ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
My latest Guardian column is "Google admits that Plato's cave doesn't exist," a discussion of how Google has changed the way it talks about its search-results, shifting from the stance that rankings are a form of pure math to ...
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Semantic Search: More Knowledge, More Power | IFX Medical Web ...

Forget about space, the internet is the next frontier and Google is revamping search results to make it more conducive to exploration. One of the lat...
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New in Bing Search Results: It's Qwiki-pedia! - Search Engine Watch ...

New in Bing Search Results: It's Qwiki-pedia! - Search Engine Watch ... | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Bing's search results now feature Qwikis – short, captioned videos that turn text on Wikipedia pages into words that are spoken by a robotic female voice, as you're treated to a scrolling slideshow of related images, videos, and ...
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Used Car Search Engine Hits The Web Full Stream - PR Web (press release)

Used Car Search Engine Hits The Web Full StreamPR Web (press release)Free online used car search features are available from eNetBrands.com newest website released to the public Carzr.com the nations leading used car search engine.
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Study: Search Engines Generate Varied Results for Health Care Queries - iHealthBeat

Study: Search Engines Generate Varied Results for Health Care Queries - iHealthBeat | SearchTools | Scoop.it
Study: Search Engines Generate Varied Results for Health Care QueriesiHealthBeatDifferent search engines generate a wide range of results for certain health care-related searches, according to a study published in the Journal of Medical Internet...
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