Google makes it easier to search from the comforts of iMessage

GBoard is great for accessing Google without leaving iMessage, but, unless you’re already using it as your default keyboard, switching back and forth is clunky. That should change with today’s update for the Google app on iOS. Now the Google app is available within the iMessage app drawer and it offers weather forecasts, trending news […]

Holocaust survivor subjected to ‘demeaning’ body search by TSA agents

A Holocaust survivor claims she was subjected to a “very demeaning body search” by the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA). The ordeal took place after she gave a lecture on her experiences in Auschwitz. Eva Mozes Kor was forced to undergo an extremely intrusive body search before she was allowed to board her flight home […]

Google removed an important feature from its photo search after it reached a deal with Getty Images (GOOG)

Denis Balibouse/Reuters Google is removing the “View Image” button from Google Images. The move comes as part of an agreement between the search giant and Getty Images, which allowed its photos to show up in Google Images if it eliminated the button. The reverse image search feature is instead remaining. Google is removing the handy […]

Breed Reply launches latest pan-European search for early stage IoT businesses

PRESS RELEASE: Successful applicants as part of “Best in Breed 7” will receive significant funding and support from Europe’s leading IoT investor LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 5, 2018– Breed Reply, a leading active operational investor in early-stage internet of things (IoT) businesses, has today launched a new Europe-wide search for IoT investment opportunities. It is the seventh […]

Pinterest hires Google’s Chuck Rosenberg to lead visual search team

Pinterest today announced it has hired Google computer vision research lead Chuck Rosenberg to be the company’s head of computer vision and lead its visual search engineering team. During his nearly 15 years at Google, Rosenberg led image search and image understanding groups at the search giant and helped the company implement its first neural […]

‘West Side Story’ Appears to Be Steven Spielberg’s Next Movie as Casting Search Begins

Steven Spielberg just delivered the Best Picture nominee The Post at the end of 2017, and in a couple months we’ll see his latest blockbuster hit the big screen in the form of the adaptation of Ready Player One (find out more about that movie here). After that, it appears Steven Spielberg is going to […]

BARCLAYS: Google search data has a ‘very high correlation’ with Netflix’s US subscriber growth (NFLX)

Netflix Google search data on Netflix has shown a “very high correlation” with Netflix’s US subscriber growth, according to Barclays. The firm found that domestic Google Trends data on the word “Netflix” in one quarter tended to be predictive of Netflix’s growth in subscriptions for the following quarter.   If you’re looking to forecast Netflix’s […]

Search suspended amid fears for policewoman missing in Seine diving exercise

Published time: 5 Jan, 2018 18:20 A massive rescue operation is underway in Paris after a female officer in the police diving unit went missing during a training exercise. The officer had been operating in the River Seine when she went missing around 11:30am local time Friday, according to reports in the French media. Concerned […]