Yesterday I watched the Google I/O keynote and was impressed many times over by the new features and products announced by Google and Android. Yet, as impressed as I was/am by Photos, Cardboard, and Google Now (and I might just write a post about each next week after I have had some time to play with them) at the end of the day I found myself going back again and again to… 925 more words
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MONTICELLO, N.Y. — Students at multiple schools in upstate New York are on lock-out while deputies search for an armed man who fled their custody Friday, school officials said. 211 more words
One of the Elasticsearch clusters I’ve worked on is spanned across multiple data-centers around the world and stores some very large indexes. Sometimes, but not often we have the need to get a backup of one of these indexes off of the cluster for restoration onto another cluster, but due to the sheer size of these indexes, its not practical for us to snapshot it to S3 or even a shared NFS mount (as the cluster spans multiple data-centers). 259 more words
Questions vs. Queries in Informational Search Tasks
Source: Microsoft Research
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Search systems traditionally require searchers to formulate information needs as keywords rather than in a more natural form, such as questions.
What is app indexing, and how is it relevant to you? Columnist Neil Patel explains. The post App Indexing: Why It Matters For The Future Of Search appeared first on Search Engine Land.
A client I was working with, was experiencing fairly decent website traffic, courtesy a Page 1 ranking in Google search results. Having noticed a sudden plunge in the traffic coming from Google, I sat down with the client to analyze the reasons, one fine weekend. 794 more words