Google wants to get to know you

by Mathew on November 3, 2005

Robert Scoble points out an interesting patent Google has filed for, described by Loren Baker over at Search Engine Journal, which describes a method for "personalization of placed content ordering in search results." As Loren explains it, this would involve Google providing personalized search results -- even for those who hadn't expressly agreed to a…

Yahoo goes for Flash

by Mathew on November 3, 2005

Amid all the buzz about Web 2.0 services run by AJAX, such as Google Maps and Microsoft's new Windows Live , it's interesting to see that Yahoo has gone with Flash for its new and improved Yahoo Maps site. But is it better than Google Maps? There seems to be some debate on that, with…