I got back from Web Search University late Tuesday night and since I went to work early the next morning I didn’t really have time to write up my thoughts. This was […]
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I realized the other day that aside from a news broadcast I watch every morning, pretty much all the TV I watch is timeshifted. (Timeshifted is just a fancy word for saying […]
Webmaster Central comes through with some interesting bits about Googlebot and its downloads . Google Earth and Google Maps get big updates: http://www.gearthblog.com/blog/archives/2006/09/huge_update_to.html. Google Open Sources OCR code: http://www.ddj.com/dept/opensource/192600114. Software learns new […]
Microsoft has announced that their search engine, Live Search, has moved out of beta along with their Live Local Search mapping service. I am still trying to wrap my head around why […]
You know about YouTube and all those other videos that host generated content and allow search. ClipBlast is a little different. It aggregates content from sites that are not as large as […]