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Latest ResourceBlog items:
Chrome Update Includes Conversational Search Interface
23rd May 2013
Google demonstrated conversational search at Google I/O a week ago, a style of search designed to be more like natural human speech ...
Data-Planet Datasets Now Available via EBSCO Discovery Service
20th May 2013
EBSCO and Data-Planet have reached an agreement that for the first time provides statistical DataSheets within a discovery ...
Bing Enhances Its Facebook Integration
13th May 2013
From Bing Seach Blog:
Following the introduction of social sidebar last year, we’ve been exploring ways to make it even more useful. ...
ProPublica Launches Online Tool to Search Nonprofit Tax Forms
10th May 2013
From The Chronicle of Philanthropy:
The investigative-journalism organization ProPublica started a free online service for searching the federal ...
Wiley Global Finance Launches WileyTrading.com
7th May 2013
From the press release:
Wiley Global Finance is excited to announce the launch of its newest vertical and professional community, ...
ebrary Adds 1,500 to Academic Complete
5th May 2013
From STM Publishing News:
ebrary continues to expand its flagship subscription database Academic Complete™ with 1,500 high quality titles ...
Google Removes Instant Preview, Makes Other Changes
26th April 2013
From The Next Web:
Google has added a new drop-down menu to its search results page beside every URL with three options: Cached, Similar, and ...
Google Releases Latest Transparency Report
25th April 2013
From Google Official Blog:
Three years ago when we launched the Transparency Report, we said we hoped it would shine some light on the scale ...
Yahoo! Introduces New Mobile App
23rd April 2013
From Yahoo! Search Blog:
The new Yahoo! mobile app is also smarter, using Summly’s natural-language algorithms and machine learning to ...
Digital Public Library of America Launches
19th April 2013
From the Digital Public Library of America:
Starting with over two million items, each with its own special story and significance, the Digital ...
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"... a virtual information bonanza..."