The Future Of Web Searching

The Future Of Web Searching

We explore the fast-changing world of Web search technology and how we're likely to find information in the future.

It's getting easier to find the information we need in the vast ocean of Web data. Google recently launched its new Knowledge Graph search tool, which aims to connect users with a "real world map of things," including information that might not turn up in a traditional text search. Meanwhile, programs such as iPhone's Siri, Wolfram Alpha and Quora seek to respond to specific questions and information requests. We explore the fast-changing world of search technology and how we'll find information in the future.

Guests

Peter Corbett

CEO, iStrategyLabs

Alex Howard

Government 2.0 Correspondent, 
O’Reilly Media

Amit Singhal

Senior VP of Google Search

Barry Schwartz

CEO of RustyBrick, Inc.; Executive Editor of Search Engine Roundtable

Related Links

Introducing Google's Knowledge Graph

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