The traditional search engine will evolve into a digital personal assistant that tracks your activities and automatically delivers helpful information, according to Microsoft's Stefan Weitz, whose excellent book takes an optimistic view of this future while acknowledging the potential pitfalls.
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Invigor Group has acquired Search Results Group, worth AU$5.8 million, as its next step of transforming the company into a digital solutions group.
LinkedIn's new job search app is being touted as a one-stop shop for job seekers without the distractions of news feed updates and digital content postings.
If you weren't shopping with a mobile device in December, you were probably doing it wrong -- at least in the eyes of retailers and search giants.
Google and French publishers have finally reached an agreement: the search engine will contribute €60m to a fund designed to help them adjust to the digital age.
Pioneers of Digital offers practical advice about social networking, digital media, advertising and marketing based on interviews with interesting figures such as Jaron Lanier, Danny Sullivan, Martha Lane Fox and even Stephen Fry
Digital entertainment company Rovi will license out patents to Google, as the search giant pushes ahead with a bid to boost its Google TV service.
Facebook IPO hype and dramas obscured Google's launch of their Knowledge graph contextual extensions to search, which may prove to be the foundation for future digital networking and a solution to information context and filtering
This simple method allows taking handwritten notes on the iPad and having the ink searchable. Never again will that handwritten note disappear, never to be seen again.
Bing and Yahoo are at risk of losing market share, according to the Adobe Digital Index: Global Digital Advertising Update report.Covering the state of search and display marketing, this quarterly report focused on the growth of emerging channels such as mobile as well as social media advertising.
The flight and hotel search engine surpasses a major milestone on its journey to dominating the digital travel businesses.
Search giant's digital wallet offering integrating location, couponing and payments provide for "leaner" user experience but needs to clear privacy issues and managing partner relationship hurdles, analysts note.
Looking no doubt to boost its Google TV offering, the search giant has purchased yet another company, in this case SageTV, which provides an alternative software option to Windows Media Center. At first blush, it may seem like a redundant exercise, since being the hub for your digital media is the whole point of Google TV already.
Yahoo, which is positioning itself as the "premier digital media company" rather than a search engine leader these days, has picked up another online advertising platform.
The last 12 months have seen a huge increase in the usage of digital media in Thailand, and Bangkok in particular.This year, we're beginning to see a response from companies, not just big brands like Central, Nike, Starbucks and the usual suspects, but the kind of business that could genuinely benefit from the use of Twitter, Facebook, search engine optimization, social ads and other Web 2.
There are a ton of new digital photo frames out on the market, so here's the lowdown on at least one to make the search a bit less daunting. Let's take a closer look at the recently released Kodak Pulse.
Under the arrangement, Google provides search for AOL and the companies share revenue. The AOL-Google search pact now includes mobile search and YouTube.
Facebook, Twitter, search optimisation are winners as digital marketing increases
Turkey is building it's own search engine. Expect more such ventures as countries seek control over their digital economies.
ZDNet's Ed Bott takes a closer look at the search tools in Windows 7 and shows you how you can use them to make your digital life a little more organized.