North Carolina State University researchers have developed a way for search engines to provide users with more accurate, personalized search results. The challenge in the past has been how to scale this approach up so that it doesn’t consume massive computer resources. Now the researchers have devised a technique for implementing personalized searches that is more than 100 times more efficient than previous approaches.
Search engine Google's attempts to avoid paying tax in cash-strapped Britain have been grassed up to the press by its customers.
Google, forced into compromise with the European Commission, has released a list of proposals to satisfy worries about it breaking antitrust laws - but these are likely to be rejected by rivals.
Google has many creations. When they kill one off, it doesn’t always stay dead.
Yahoo announced yesterday that it is making upgrades to its search engine that will bring up results in real-time.
IBM's Watson computer is widely tipped to take the crown when its appearance in Jeopardy is screened next month.
Most Americans believe that search engines are doing a fine job of ranking search answers, and don't believe they need government regulation.
Well, we thought we were prolific, but we've got nothing on the wrold's hackers, who are creating 57,000 new fake web addresses every week.
Did you know that search engines such as Bing and social networks like Twitter are chronic distributors of nefarious malware?