Don't Ask? Internet Still Tells

Sites like Google and Bing are showing the precise questions that are most frequently asked, giving everyone a chance to peer virtually over one another’s shoulders at private curiosities. Full Story »

Posted by Pamela Hogle - via New York Times (Most Emailed), Google News (Sci/Tech)
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Posted by: Posted by Pamela Hogle - Nov 22, 2012 - 11:47 AM PST
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Edited by: Pamela Hogle - Nov 23, 2012 - 9:39 AM PST

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by Mark McMullen - Jan. 18, 2013

People use google and Bing all the time. It's very good journalism because it's relevant and brings up many good points. It's very well cited by people in the field of this type of industry. It's a huge competition and I think this article gives the industry more of a wow look people have all the information right in their hands. I do see that when people use google, when they start typing something it gives the person a guess at what they're looking for. This isn't always the way to go because I believe that the search engine goes about looking for things that the person who uses the computer past searches. It gives suggestions about what they think the person will want to search for. I don't think this is a bad thing but I ... More »

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