Fifteen Years In, Google Revamps Its Search Algorithm and Celebrates Its Roots

About a month ago, Google swapped out its ranking algorithm for a new one, code-named “Hummingbird,” that can handle more complex queries faster.
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AllThingsD’s Week in Review: New iPhones, Microsoft’s Q4 and the Fitbit-Jawbone Showdown

The week in AllThingsD, in one convenient post. You’re welcome!
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Yahoo Q2 Earnings Call: The Marissa and Ken Show, Now in Living Color

Hiyo, if you will, for the Internet age.
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On CEO’s First Anniversary, Yahoos Get to “ThxMarissa!” (Best Internal Memo I Ever Held.)

Thank you, thank you very much — for the 73 percent stock rise since last year.
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When I Say Jump … Marissa Mayer Gives Yahoo Employees Up Fitness Bands

Let’s get physical!
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One Year After IPO, Facebook’s Biggest Bets Could Take a Long Time to Pay Off

The products that could do well for Facebook’s bottom line still have a long way to go. Will Wall Street stay patient?
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Facebook Gift Event Also Gets Blown Out of NYC by Hurricane Sandy

An early lump of coal, courtesy of Frankenstorm.
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By the Big Numbers: The Apple iPhone, Five Years Later (Infographic)

“Siri, what type of cake do smartphones eat?” One with a lot of candles. The iPhone’s fifth birthday, by the numbers.
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Viral Video: James Bond As a Lady

Kobo Turns One

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