Results Clustering Patent Application from Microsoft

Will Microsoft Present Search Results To Searchers In Clusters With Meaningful Names? A new patent application from Microsoft considers ways to present search results to searchers in clusters with meaningful names. This kind of results clustering is sometimes referred to as domain clustering because it normally involves grouping together search results from the same domain. … Read more

Yahoo Acquisitions – The Middle Years

This is the third post in a series about the companies that Yahoo! has purchased. I started with a look at the most recent with Yahoo! Acquisitions since Overture. Sometime after I made that post, we discovered that Yahoo! had also acquired a company named Webjay during 2005. My second post looked at Early Yahoo! … Read more

Around the web

Some sites and stories I’ve seen recently that I wanted to share. I’m a big fan of RSS feeds and think that they give many sites a chance to have a much larger readership than they would otherwise. But, how widespread has the use of syndication through RSS feeds grown? Ravenews takes a look at … Read more