3 key features of Google’s new Knowledge Graph

Google yesterday unwrapped the first of its long-promised semantic search capabilities, dubbed Knowledge Graph. The new Knowledge Graph feature will give users more direct answers to questions and the option to search for

Published on: May 17th, 2012 Brad Reed

SEO lessons from the 'ground zero mosque'

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock it would not have been easy to escape the controversy over the proposed construction of a “mosque” at Ground Zero in New York City. The words

Published on: September 14th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Google Instant search could grow beyond the Web

The new Google Instant search reveals streaming Web search results as fast as you type. As awesome as the concept might be, though, the results are confined to the Web. Google has the

Published on: September 14th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Google experiments could limit competition for top search results

Google prides itself in its so-called “20 per cent time” philosophy that encourages the company's engineers to pursue their own projects for up to 20 per cent of their work hours even if

Published on: September 7th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Google Realtime search a powerful business tool

Google added new functionality to its real-time search engine, and moved it from an obscure feature buried in the options on the left pane of the standard Google search, to its own Web

Published on: August 30th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Unleash the power of Wolfram Alpha for new business insights

I was born 5 hours and 17 minutes before a full moon began to rise over Minneapolis. The sky was nearly cloudless, and the temperature outside was 46°F. These facts are admittedly just

Published on: June 23rd, 2009 Zack Stern

New search engine set to challenge Google’s supremacy

The public will get its first chance Monday to test a search engine from start-up Powerset that eschews conventional keyword technology and instead is designed to understand the meaning of Web pages.As such,

Published on: May 13th, 2008 Juan Carlos Perez

Google Search Appliance 5.0 “good but not groundbreaking”

Google's update of its enterprise search appliance is packed with value, but falls short of providing any revolutionary features for business users, according to technology specialists.Search Appliance 5.0 - launched a few weeks

Published on: November 24th, 2007 Nestor Arellano