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Building a framework for big data analytics

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Hadoop does a tremendous job of providing low-cost storage and processing for vast amounts of unstructured data. But it’s a lot more useful and powerful when it’s integrated with other technologies that enable search, discovery and analysis of structured as well as unstructured data. To achieve this today users are...
Building a framework for big data analytics
Google redesigns search results interface: What do you think?

Jinni's TV search tools selected by Time Warner and Vudu to power intelligent search

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Whenever you ask a friend to suggest a good TV show, they often just bellow praise for The Wire, Breaking Bad or My Little Pony -- not useful if your tastes are a little more diverse. That's why major players Time Warner and Vudu have signed up Jinni's taste...
Jinni's TV search tools selected by Time Warner and Vudu to power intelligent search

Microsoft would like you to think that So.cl is for students, but don’t be fooled

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During the hush of the weekend after Facebook’s IPO bonanza, and Mark Zuckerberg’s wedding, Microsoft unleashed its entry into the social vertical. The site, called So.cl, is positioned as a research tool for students. The project comes out of Microsoft’s FUSE Labs, a division of the company that is working...
Microsoft would like you to think that So.cl is for students, but don’t be fooled
Apple Launches New 'Why You'll Love an iPad' Web Campaign

10 Simple Google Search Tricks

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I’m always amazed that more people don’t know the little tricks you can use to get more out of a simple Google search. Here are 10 of my favorites. Use the “site:” operator to limit searches to a particular site. I use this one all the time, and it’s particularly...
10 Simple Google Search Tricks

SearchCap: The Day In Search, December 3, 2012

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Mobile Search Beyond Google: In App Search Tools A couple months back, I covered the rise of a new generation of Windows Phones, and how they...
SearchCap: The Day In Search, December 3, 2012

SearchCap: The Day In Search, May 22, 2013

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web. From Search Engine Land: DoubleClick Search Tools To Migrate To Enhanced Campaigns Now Out Of Beta The custom toolset Google designed to help DoubleClick search users migrate to enhanced... Please...
SearchCap: The Day In Search, May 22, 2013
Apple Tightens The Noose On Apps For Recommending Apps, Going After Sharing And Search Tools

Wajam’s Updated Social Search Takes On Google’s “Search, Plus Your World”

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Ever since it launched earlier this year, Google’s “Search Plus Your World” initiative has been criticized for favoring results from its own social network over those from larger and more popular services like Facebook and Twitter. Even though Google’s focus on Google+ is keeping the market open for competition, social...
Wajam’s Updated Social Search Takes On Google’s “Search, Plus Your World”

Facebook unveils social search tools

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Social networking giant Facebook unveils tools that let users search through all the information their friends have shared....
Facebook unveils social search tools
Whether it's through iOS or Android, Google is winning mobile

Slices app shows that not all Twitter innovation is internal

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But OneLouder's app is one of those at risk from social network's 'stricter guidelines'An iPhone and Android app called Slices is the latest attempt at developing a Twitter client that plugs some of the holes in Twitter's official apps.Launched by OneLouder, which also developed the TweetCaster app, Slices claims to...
Slices app shows that not all Twitter innovation is internal

Just how good is Google Drive’s image recognition?

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Of all the exciting things Google announced at the I/O developer conference this week, one of the sleeper hits was Drive for iOS. “Sleeper” might be too strong a word — attach “for iOS” to anything and it’s going to get attention — but it’s hard for any announcement to...
Just how good is Google Drive’s image recognition?
Google adopts paid inclusion model for hotel and flight search results

Some Social Media Search Tools I Like: I'll show you mine if you show me yours.

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Some Social Media Search Tools I Like: I'll show you mine if you show me yours.

AT&T's U-verse gets new On Demand hub, promises simpler discovery for movies and TV shows

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Considering it's not one the company's key operations, it's safe to say AT&T's been successful in its efforts to build out U-verse. Now, in an effort to make life on the couch a little less complicated for subscribers, the Rethink Possible network is introducing an all-new On Demand storefront....
AT&T's U-verse gets new On Demand hub, promises simpler discovery for movies and TV shows
Yelp caters to veggie community with new features

Seattle Twitter Conference Wrap-Up

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Seattle Twitter Conference Wrap-Up is a post from Chris PirilloOn March 8th, I attended the Featuring140 – The Twitter Conference right here in Seattle. The event was put together (very well, I might add!) by The Parnassus Group. Knowing that Twitter is out there and that you need to be...
Seattle Twitter Conference Wrap-Up
Best Buy Reportedly Rolling Out Dedicated Samsung Store-Within-a-Store Concept

The Unwritten Rules Of LinkedIn (LNKD)

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Amber Mac is and the host of  AppCentral on CTV, a weekly columnist for Fast Company, and the author of a book on social media called Power Friending. In short, she knows social networks. We reached out to Mac to get her take on LinkedIn, the social network for business...
The Unwritten Rules Of LinkedIn (LNKD)

Nifty! Google Search lets you filter out search results you’ve already visited

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If you use Google as your primary search tool, you know that any tip or tool to make the experience more useful is a bonus. Instead of bookmarking every page you visit via a Google search, you can simply check out a list of all of the pages you’ve visited,...
Nifty! Google Search lets you filter out search results you’ve already visited

Kippt moves beyond simple link storing, now lets you clip and save any sort of content on the Web for later

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Today, link-saving service Kippt has rebuilt itself to support the saving of content, moving well beyond simple URL strings. In the company’s view, the mere storage of a link isn’t incredibly valuable in and of itself, as the content that the link points to is in fact what you care about....
Kippt moves beyond simple link storing, now lets you clip and save any sort of content on the Web for later
Google Tests New Navigation: Lots Of Whitespace, No Sidebar Ads

SearchCap: The Day In Search, April 23, 2013

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Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the Web. From Search Engine Land: Google Pulls Related Searches Filter Due To Lack Of Usage Google has quietly removed the “related searches” option from the search tools menu within... Please visit...
SearchCap: The Day In Search, April 23, 2013

DoubleClick Search Tools To Migrate To Enhanced Campaigns Now Out Of Beta

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The custom toolset Google designed to help DoubleClick search users migrate to enhanced campaigns has come out of beta. The tools are designed to guide users in identifying similar campaigns that target different devices and merge them into one enhanced campaign in five steps: Identify campaigns... Please visit Search Engine Land for...
DoubleClick Search Tools To Migrate To Enhanced Campaigns Now Out Of Beta
Twitter is the common dude’s RSS reader, new discovery tools show

Facebook Nearby is not a Foursquare killer yet

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Facebook’s upgrade to its Nearby mobile feature was framed as a Foursquare killer by some with its ability to provide local search, recommendations and information. But in trying out Nearby, Foursquare still comes out on top for me as a local search tool. That’s to be expected when you consider all the investments Foursquare...
Facebook Nearby is not a Foursquare killer yet

Bring on the cat GIFs! Google adds animated filter to image search

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Do you find yourself spending countless hours combing through image searches looking for GIFs of cats wearing sunglasses telling people to "deal with it"? If so, then your lack of productivity is about to become even more galling. Earlier today, Google announced the addition of an animated GIF filter...
Bring on the cat GIFs! Google adds animated filter to image search

Wild Apricot Blog : Better Search Tools for Twitter Backlinks http://bit.ly/9nmRe8

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