Some ex-googlers who are well versed with the programming and functioning of Google have formed a team to create a new search engine by the name of Cuil.com. This is an old Irish word and pronounced as ‘cool’. This team is proclaiming that Cuil is a better and effective search engine than Google.
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Recently in July 2008 it was reported that Google was top of the list in terms of total web searched that occurred in the previous month of June at an amazing but not surprising amount of 61.5%. A little lower down, Yahoo! ranked second with Continue reading Presenting, Yahoo’s New Rival: YouTube!
In July 2008 Google proudly reported that their Google In Your Language Program has come a long way since its inception in the year 2004. Now, four years later, they have grown from being a provider of we products and apps in 150 local languages to more than 1500 (and counting) in the year 2008. Continue reading Google In Your Language a Success
Bill Gate’s baby has once again extended its influential tentacles and this time Microsoft Live Search has acquired Powerset a search entity that is situated in San Francisco. Powerset is touted to be part of the Search Relevance team while retaining its headquarters in SF. Continue reading Microsoft Buys Powerset
The PPC Summit is coming to LA in 25 to 26 September 2008 and this time even more industry experts are expected to attend. Jeff Gillis who is Google’s very own Product Marketing Manager is touted to speak and share his experience at the summit as well as other big names from Microsoft and Yahoo! Continue reading PPC Summit in LA September 2008
If you happen to be on a holiday or business trip in Seattle this coming August, it pays to stay for SEOmoz’s Expert Training seminar this 19 and 20 August 2008. The seminar will touch upon key SEO topics such as search marketing and web optimization techniques. Continue reading SEOmoz Expert Training Coming Soon
SEOmoz has unleashed its newest SEO comparison and analysis technique upon unsuspecting netizens in a bid to replace their old-but-gold Page Strength tool. Earlier in January, the SEOmoz team put their heads together and thought about how to improve their Page Strength tool and Continue reading Welcome to Trifecta
Yahoo! is not about to back down in a popularity contest with Google and this is evident in the latest patent acquired by the gargantuan content entity. The newest patent awarded to Google’s arch nemesis is for a technique that will shed light on how usage log file acquired from Continue reading Yet Another Patent for Yahoo!
Yahoo! was awarded yet another patent and this time it is for coming up with a technique that will elaborate how text links usage is vital in raising relevancy of a certain webpage. Six years after filing the patent in 2002, Yahoo! is now owner of that particular method after they bought over the now extinct Altavista. Continue reading NEW Anchor Text Patent for Yahoo!
In a bid to expand their influential reaches within the World Wide Web, Twitter and Summize have come together to work on a better Twitter search application. Previously nothing was made official but now the people over at Summize has unanimously agreed to continuously improve on filtering of real time information for Twitter and are now part of the Twitter family. Continue reading Twitter Acquires Summize