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Category Archives: Search

Visualizing Search Results

Search results are largely text-based. A few search engines (like KartOO) have made attempts to improve the search experience, but with limited uptake. eyePlorer offers another form of visualization, not based on how individual results are connected and related, but based instead on providing a “whole” view of a subject. Have a look at the [...]

Google’s experimenting with new search features

Google is experimenting with search. Basic idea: when you’re signed in to your Google account, you’ll see the option of voting results up/down and to add comments to results. This doesn’t (yet) impact the results others see. It’s supposed to help personalize search. Results are mixed. Some hate it. Others question it. Others love it.