Microsoft on Organizing Information in Storylines

What will the search interfaces of tomorrow look like? How might we be presented with information that we are interested in differently than we are today, and how might that information be delivered to us in manners that we find helpful? On Google’s corporate Quick Profile page, they tell us that their mission is …organizing … Read more

Ranking Images in Search Engines

Image Ranking

Ranking Images at Google and Bing When you perform a search for images at Google, do you ever wonder why some pictures show up before others? What goes into ranking images there? A recently published paper from Google, PageRank for Product Image Search (pdf), provides some thoughts on how the actual content of images themselves … Read more