Google will refocus its News algorithm on original reporting
Google’s news services are how many readers find their news on whatever topics they search for or follow. Sites like this one also benefit from the exposure when the firm pushes stories higher up in its ranking. Google is ma...
Twitter will soon let you search for conversations in Direct Messages
Finding the right conversation in Twitter DM can be difficult, especially when the Twitter inbox contains numerous Direct Messages. It can take more than a minute just to find the right person to whom you want to send some importa...
Opinion: Two reasons why I’ll keep sticking to Google over Bing
Bing is Microsoft’s Search engine, its answer to the question no one really asked. What if Microsoft created Google? Don’t get me wrong, Bing has a lot of potential. As a search engine, it comes with genuinely good and useful ...
You can now enable Microsoft Search in the new Microsoft Edge
The new Microsoft Edge is ready for the Microsoft Edge. The Edge developers have introduced a new flag in the Edge Canary to enable the Microsoft Search in the browser. For those not aware, Microsoft Search was announced at Ignite...
How to use the enhanced Windows 10 Search in 1903
Microsoft’s Windows 10 has had search as one of its pain points ever since it debuted. Search was often panned for being slow, inaccurate and sometimes just for not finding anything at all. With Windows 10 1903, Microsoft ha...
Microsoft rolling out the new Outlook web experience with Suggested replies, improved search and more
Microsoft today announced that it will start the rollout of new Outlook web experience for Office 365 customers who are on the Targeted Release next week. Customers in the Targeted Release can try out this new experience by clicki...
LinkedIn Jobs introduces a new search experience, remote jobs search and more
LinkedIn yesterday announced some new updates for LinkedIn Jobs that will help job-seekers find the job that’s right for them. The new updates include a new search experience, remote jobs search, and updates to LinkedIn Sala...
Admins can no longer block Cortana web search in Windows 10 Spring Creators Update
Intentionally or by accident, it seems Microsoft has broken the ability of site admins to prevent Windows 10 Pro users from generating web searches when using the PC-based search interface in Windows 10 Spring Creators Update. Sea...
How to use Bing to save full resolution images now that Google no longer lets users do so
Google this week stripped the image search functionality from its Google web search. This was done due to a lawsuit from Getty Images regarding how the search engine handled image search and distribution on the platform, and can b...
Microsoft’s new Cortana experience now searches your emails and contacts too
Microsoft’s immersive Cortana search was discovered earlier this week. The firm is planning to free Cortana from being tucked into a little corner on the left side of the screen, and moving it to a central space in the middl...