Despite their seemingly simple goals, search engines like Google are actually very complex beasts, and the results they deliver up to users on a silver platter are the result of very complex algorithms. In very basic terms, when you type a keyword into a search engine like Bing or Google, its sole g...
Billions of searches are conducted each day on popular search engines and social networking websites by people all around the world. But what exactly do these people search for? A number of major search engines provide a way to glimpse into the web’s query stream to discover the most popular sea...
GOOGLE CHROME users have been put on alert after thousands of people were tricked into download a dangerous download posing as a browser update. Google Chrome fans are being warned about a fake download which has already tricked thousands users of the market leading browser. Google Chrome is the mos...
Internet marketing and advertising is becoming increasingly difficult and expensive, especially for small to mid-level businesses. Veteran SEO expert Tony Rockliff urges business owners to utilize the power of YouTube as a promising alternative to the otherwise slow, painful and expensive build of a...
Bytedance has launched a standalone search engine app, further challenging Baidu’s dominance in China’s online search market. Why it matters: Bytedance, which owns video-sharing apps TikTok and Douyin, is increasingly positioning itself as a direct rival to Baidu. Beijing-based Bytedance is exp...
Google’s new BERT algorithm means search engine marketers will need to change their approach to keyword research in 2020 and focus more on intent research. Adam Bunn, the Director of SEO, Content & Digital PR at Greenlight Digital, looks at what companies should expect from keyword searches in 202...
Imagine if you could find the perfect talent in a fraction of time by matching candidates with your job openings! What if there was a technology product that could simplify your recruitment process by providing quick candidate recommendations? The search and match algorithms are there in the HR tech...
An unlikely competitor enters the search engine market as Verizon Media launches its privacy-focused OneSearch. OneSearch promises not to track, store, or share personal or search data with advertisers, which puts it in direct competition with DuckDuckGo. It’s available now on desktop and mobile ...
In 2008, the first privacy-focused search engine emerged on the scene - DuckDuckGo. The company was the first to bring consumers a search engine designed to protect consumer privacy as they searched online. By 2018, DuckDuckGo had 16 million searches a day, and by 2019, that number had jumped to ...
More changes have been announced in the senior leadership of French pro-privacy search engine Qwant. President and co-founder Eric Leandri (pictured above) will be moving from an operational to a strategic role on January 15, the company said today — while current deputy managing director for sal...
With Google dominating the search engine space, you may be wondering why we need another search engine. However, giving the well-known privacy issues with Google and a couple of other major search engines like Bing and Yahoo, people are beginning to look for alternative search engines especially the...
Private.sh is a new private search engine that uses cryptography to ensure that your search history cannot be tracked by anyone – even us. Private.sh comes from the same privacy committed makers of Private Internet Access in partnership with GigaBlast – one of the few companies to have their...
As a business, you want to continuously be reaching out to new customers to expand your customer base. While getting found online is ideal, it is becoming increasingly difficult as search engines process over 3.5 billion searches every day. The good news is that if you are having trouble finding n...
Silk Road was an internet black market and the first modern-day darknet market. It was founded by Ross William Ulbricht (also known as Dread Pirate Roberts) born in Texas, the U.S. who had a different ideology. He believed everyone should have the right to buy, sell whatever they want as long as...
Today startup Kipwise, the creator of a new ‘search engine’ knowledge management tool for companies, has raised €400K from Icebreaker.vc, Techstars London and angel investors from Germany. Founded in 2018 by Kwun-Lok Ng (based in Tallin, Estonia), Charlie Mak and Amanda Wong, Kipwise aims to...
While there doesn’t seem to be an end yet to the US-Huawei story, the latter has gone full force in preparing for a life without Google. They have been working on something called AppGallery, the alternative to Google Play Store and Huawei Mobile Services, their replacement for Google Play Service...
Google published a new Search Console training video all about how to use the index coverage report. Google’s Daniel Waisberg explains how to use Search Console to learn which pages have been crawled and indexed by Google, and how to deal with any problems found during that process. First, the vid...
“Kilos." A new dark web search engine that has quickly become the “Google” for cybercriminal marketplaces, forums and illicit products. Why is this new cybercriminal engine quickly becoming popular and what are the threats that security researchers and operations team face with Kilos? After...
Over the past several years, a wealth of scientific information has become available courtesy of the efforts from scientists studying the microbiome. However, we have always come across one major issue, which is how to harness the plethora of information the research provides in an efficient manner....
DENVER, March 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- TruKno, a Denver-based startup focused on improving the way cybersecurity professionals find and leverage critical information and experts, today announced the launch of the first search platform built from the ground up for the cybersecurity industry. Tru...
Lizzi Harvey from Google created a single page to follow the major updates made to the Google Search Developer documentation. So now you can just scan this page over here and see what updates she and her teammates made to the Google Search Developer documentations online. Lizzi announced this on ...
What people search for on Google often aligns with what they search for and post about on social media. It seems obvious, but how often are social media marketers really thinking about this? With 75,000 Google queries per second according to 99firms, there’s bound to be keyword search data that c...
Bing on Monday will begin accessing important information related to COVID-19 from government, business, and travel websites through a special Schema markup language that will allow people to search and find information on the search engine. SEOs and website developers can use the SpecialAnnounceme...
It’s critical for all search engines to pull together to thwart bad actors and provide accurate information consumers need during a crisis. There’s no doubting the impact that coronavirus has had on businesses around the world. From retail operations and restaurants shutting their doors complete...
In previous articles, we learned how to perform advanced, BERT-powered, automated intent classification in Python. We also learned how to automatically populate Google Sheets in Python. Wouldn’t it be cool if we could perform our intent classification directly in Google Sheets? That is exactly...