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Google Is Buying The World’s Most Boring (But Useful) Startup

Google Is Buying The World’s Most Boring (But Useful) Startup

You know how sometimes when you Google a store, you get a pop-out sidebar containing info about products that store currently has in stock? Well, in a deal announced today, Google has agreed to purchase the startup responsible for making those sidebars possible.

Google Reveals Its Top Searches Of The Year And, Yes, It’s Mostly Memes

Google Reveals Its Top Searches Of The Year And, Yes, It’s Mostly Memes

The Game of Thrones Starbucks cup debacle. Watching Notre Dame go up in flames. The moment the world fell in love with Baby Yoda. Going through Google’s top searches of the year feels like flipping through a scrapbook of the internet’s collective obsessions. Released this week, the company’s annual “Year…

Google Tweaks Search To Better Understand Your Gibberish Queries

Google Tweaks Search To Better Understand Your Gibberish Queries

Searching for information online sometimes takes creativity—depending on how you word a query, Google can bring back some wonky results. That’s why Google announced today that it’s improved search to better understand natural language for “queries [it] can’t anticipate.”