Facebook’s search engine is getting a big overhaul

By Andrew S. KnapmanEditorial staffAt the end of last year, Facebook started rolling out a massive redesign of its search interface.The changes included more efficient searching and a new “Search Now” feature that allows users to quickly create an account and start searching for news, photos, videos, maps and more.It also introduced a new feature called “Quick Search,” which lets […]

Google search ‘still king’ as companies bid for the US market

News in Focus:News in Focus article Business Insider – 3News – 3.1 – 1.5.2016A major search engine has claimed it still reigns supreme in the US search market.The search engine Bing has been the dominant search engine in the United States since 2008, according to a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance.The report said Google (GOOG) and Yahoo (YHOO) had […]

Congress to consider censoring Twitter

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., said Wednesday he will introduce legislation banning Twitter’s use of automated algorithms to determine which users to delete from the platform.The senator, who is a vocal advocate for stricter internet censorship measures, is pushing legislation in the House of Representatives, a source familiar with the effort told The Hill.Sanders is expected to introduce the legislation at […]