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Yahoo Search Assist Receives Enhancements

Yahoo Search Assist Receives Enhancements

Yahoo recently released enhancements to Search Assist, which now provides ‘fresher suggestions, which will be especially useful when there are recent top events or information related to your search topic.’  This enhancement also impacts Yahoo! News Search, where users can quickly find the most recent news and information more quickly.

Jul 10th, 2010Comments Off on Yahoo Search Assist Receives Enhancements
Yahoo Search Android Widget

Yahoo Search Android Widget

Yahoo launched their search widget for the Android platform earlier this month, allowing users to quickly search Yahoo! directly from their home screen using either touch input or voice.  The widget also provides search suggestions to provide a more intuitive search experience.

Although the application is only available in the US, it supports multiple languages for voice search.  Yahoo plans to release additional versions of the widget for other countries soon, however no specific timeline has been publicly reported.

Jul 8th, 2010Comments Off on Yahoo Search Android Widget
New Look for Yahoo! Sports Search

New Look for Yahoo! Sports Search

On April 1st, Yahoo! announced changes to their Sports Search and News Search; featuring a new layout, handy new filtering tools, related search suggestions and rich results that “help you find what you’re looking for quickly and seamlessly.”

One of the new updates to the Sports Search results page is the left column.  It allows users to explore the latest news, scores, photos, and videos without having to search the regular listings. Another new feature is Related Searches, which “features conceptually […]

Apr 8th, 2010Comments Off on New Look for Yahoo! Sports Search