Sunday, November 23, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Regin Trojan Enables Stealthy Surveillance: Symantec
ASTC Says 100 TB HDDs Coming in 2025
Alienware Alpha PC Gaming Console Now Shipping
Samsung Files ITC Complaint Against Nvidia
Europe To Ask Google Unlink Its Commercial And Search Services
Streaming TV Service Aereo Files for Bankruptcy
Square Launches Cash Register Service
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the Biggest Entertainment Launch of 2014
Active Discussions
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
 Home > News > General Computing > Google ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, February 18, 2011
Google Makes Search More Social


Google is making Web search more social, weaving posts from the Twitter, Flickr, Blogger and other accounts of a user's friends into search results.

Social search results will now be mixed throughout users' results based on their relevance (in the past they only appeared at the bottom). This means users will start seeing more from people like co-workers and friends, with annotations below the results they've shared or created.

Second, Google has made Social Search more comprehensive by adding notes for links people have shared on Twitter and other sites. In the past, Google would show users results people created and linked through their Google profiles.

"Now, if someone you're connected to has publicly shared a link, we may show that link in your results with a clear annotation (which is visible only to you, and only when you're signed in). For example, if you're looking for a video of President Obama on "The Daily Show" and your friend Nundu tweeted the video, that result might show up higher in your results and you'll see a note with a picture of Nundu," Google expalined on its blog.

Third, Google has given users more control over how they connect accounts, and made connecting accounts more convenient. Users can still connect accounts publicly on their Google profile, but now Google has added a new option to connect accounts privately in their Google Account.

Google has been always offering social search results when users chose to log in to their Google Account. The updates will roll out today on Google.com in English only and users will see them appear in the coming week.


Previous
Next
Sony's Qriocity Music Service Available in the United States        All News        CyberLink Optimizes Its Software For AMD's Fusion Family of APUs
Sony's Qriocity Music Service Available in the United States     General Computing News      Cyber Crine Costs U.K. Economy $43.54 Billion Per Year

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Europe To Ask Google Unlink Its Commercial And Search Services
Google Contributor Lets You Pay And And See No Ads In Your Favorite Sites
Google To Use Digital Billboard in Times Square
Google To Help Users Find Mobile-friendly Pages
Researchers Advance Image Recognition Technology
Google Increases Nobel Prize in Computing
Google Brings Fiber Plan to Businesses in Kansas City
European Antitrust Chief Says Google Probe Is Complicated
Google Adds Games to Chromecast
Google and LG Enter Cross-Licensing Agreement
Google Works On Nanoparticle That Could Cure Cancer
Google Releases Google Fit for Android

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .