Mobile Patent Roundup 1-26-2007 – Reranking Searches by Language Used

This week’s granted patents and published patent applications sees an old patented system from Google with a new reranking feature, a mobile sports tv, a multimodal wireless device from Microsoft, a cancelled internet access service for air travel which provided a geographic search service, a context aware user interface, wireless vending machine auditing, mobile scanning, … Read more Mobile Patent Roundup 1-26-2007 – Reranking Searches by Language Used

What Google Advertisments on Mobile Phones Might Look Like

A new Google patent application on serving advertisements on mobile phones provides a glimpse of what those ads might look like, and what kinds of features might be included with them. It might be possible to send a text message to advertisers. Or download a coupon to use towards a purchase. Images of products could … Read more What Google Advertisments on Mobile Phones Might Look Like

Missing Content in Search Engines and Difficult Queries

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Missing Content Can Lead to Bad Search Results There are times when you perform a search in a search engine, and the results just aren’t very relevant. When you don’t get the results that you expect from an internet or intranet search engine, is it because the search engine isn’t very good, or is it … Read more Missing Content in Search Engines and Difficult Queries