A graph contains all relevant entities, whatever their ontology. In addition to showing the existence of a relationship between entities, edges can also be used to indicate the values of these relationships e.g. through their length and thickness. A particularly thick connecting edge could represent an intense relationship between the two entities. The relationship distance, shown by the length of the edge, can also be used to represent how closely the two entities are related. It is also possible to create a link to vector spaces including Euclidian distances. This means that a graph structure can be created from statistical methods like vector space analyses. … [Read more...] about How Does Google’s Knowledge Graph Work?
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There’s also a problem of The Social Bubble. This is a phenomenon that’s sprung up in recent years due to the growing popularity of social media sites. When you log into Google, you’re connected to your Google+ account. Remember when Google made a big deal about modifying your search results based on past search behavior, friends’ search results, and other factors? Well, it’s been silently collecting data on you in an attempt to come up with what it thinks you want. We see this today in default search settings. For example, Google knows where you’re searching from, and displays results based on your location, by default. That’s just one way Google personalizes search results. … [Read more...] about Does Google Discriminate Against Some Businesses?
From my day-to-day work in Local, I know it takes heart to work in this arena. With heart, you listen to the retired executive who put in all of those years in the office always dreaming of the day he would retire and start his own little woodworking shop. With heart, you listen to the mother who is participating in a neighborhood homeschooling program so that she can stay at home with her own kids and be their #1 teacher. With heart, you listen to the hopeful goals of the guide dog trainer, guitar instructor, at-home nurse and family therapist to present themselves professionally online so that they can reach out to their neighbors with the services and skills they have worked so long to be able to offer. … [Read more...] about Local And Social Require Heart – Does Google Qualify?
If you go to Google and search for [google usa] the first result that comes up has a title of "szkoła tańca dla dzieci Warszawa - Google." That translates to "Warsaw Children's Dance School - Google." The URL does go to Google.com but a variation of it, https://www.google.com/?gl=us&hl=en&pws=0&gws_rd=cr … [Read more...] about Why Does Google USA Returns Snippet For Warsaw Children’s Dance School?
I don't have insider information but I got a feeling that search and AI didn't go too well together or maybe the core team around search and John Giannandrea didn't. But that is just my gut feeling. It is probably more that John Giannandrea wanted to stick with AI research and not lead up things around search. … [Read more...] about Ben Gomes To Take Over Search At Google, Giannandrea Steps Down