Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Panasonic's CX Ultra HD Smart TVs Bring 4K Closer To Home
New LG Ray Smartphone Focuses On Photo Shooting
HP Profit Lower Than Expected
Police Arrests Fifth Suspect In TalkTalk Hack Investigation
Toshiba Develops Fast 3D Metal Printer
ECS LIVA X2 Mini PC Runs Windows 10
Memory-Tech Ready To Start Mass Production Of UHD Blu-ray Disc
New Nokia 230 and Nokia 230 Dual SIM Phones Coming Next Month
Active Discussions
roxio issues with xp pro
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
How to burn a backup copy of The Frozen Throne
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
 Home > News > General Computing > Yandex ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Yandex Partners With Twitter

Twitter and Russian search engine Yandex have agreed a partnership that will allow Yandex to show new tweets in its search results almost instantly.

New tweets will become available in Yandex's Blog Search results "in a matter of moments", Yandex said. In addition to Yandex's Blog Search, users who search for something on Twitter will also find the same results via Tweets of over two million users are available for search on Yandex. Twitter posts of those users who tweet in Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian or Kazakh, as well as top feeds in any other language, will be included in Yandex's Blog Search results.

Yandex search for Twitter is word-form sensitive and corrects typos. The system's users can search by username or by hashtag.

"With more than 250 million tweets a day, Twitter is a valuable information source and the fastest way to find out what's happening in your world," said April Underwood, Twitter Director of Business Development. "Through this partnership, Yandex and Twitter will work together to make it easier for Yandex users in Russia and elsewhere to find real-time content about the people and things they care about most."

"We are currently concentrating on social networking search. This partnership with Twitter reinforces our effort in this area," says Anton Pavlov, Yandex's Blog Search Manager. "People share news, exchange opinions and discuss all sorts of matters in real time all the time. This kind of information will help us enhance our search results."

Yandex has about 60 percent market share in Russia, ahead of Google with about a quarter of the market.

Google no longer partners with Twitter, favoring its own Google+ social network for social search results.

Twitter and Yandex declined to give financial details of their agreement. Microsoft has been reported to have paid $30 million for its deal with Twitter.

In addition to integrating Twitter feeds into its search results, Yandex has also updated its Blog Search API, a webmaster tool for creating services based on microblogging content.

NVIDIA GeForce 295.73 WHQL Drivers Released        All News        Ericsson to Acquire Wi-Fi Company BelAir Networks
Supreme Court Won't Hear Hynix Appeal on Rambus     General Computing News      Windows 8 To Support More Languages

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Hearts Replace 'Favorite' Stars on Twitter
Twitter User Growth Stalls Despite Strong Revenue
Twitter Lets You Poll Your Followers
Twitter To Lay Off 8 Percent Of Its Workforce
Twitter 'Moments'To Highlight Best Tweets
Twitter To Widely Offer 'Buy Now' Button
Twitter, InMobi Work With Stripe Mobile E-Commerce Tool
In brief: Facebook Simplifies "Notes", Twitter Eyes Asian Content
Twitter Lifts 140-characther Restriction
Twitter Signs New Deal with NFL
Twitter To Add Products And Places in e-commerce Push
Twitter Launches First Autoplay Videos

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .