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Tech Report: Google Improved Software Makes Search More Conversational

Google’s software improvement are aimed at making search more conversational. The company celebrates its 15th birthday this year and is making modifications as part of an update called ‘Hummingbird’.

09/27/2013

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Turns 15, Overhauls Search Algorithm

Google says it recently overhauled the closely guarded formula that runs its influential Internet search engine to give better answers to the increasingly complex questions posed by Web surfers.

09/26/2013

A life-size Hummingbird-like unmanned aircraft, named Nano Hummingbird, developed by AeroVironment Inc. , for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). The prototype has a wingspan of 6.5 inches, weighs two-thirds of an ounce and has a body fairing shaped like a real hummingbird. (AP)

California Firm Develops Flying Artificial Hummingbird

A California company said it has demonstrated controlled precision hovering and fast-forward flight by a camera-equipped micro aircraft that flies like a hummingbird.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/18/2011

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