The Twitters Are Taking Over Your Google Searches

Google's had a social element to its search since 2009, but today the company's seriously beefing up its social results. Searching for a news story? You'll see which friends have tweeted which posts. Planning a vacation? Google will show you what your friends have blogged about your destination, and what relevant… » 2/17/11 11:27am 2/17/11 11:27am

Bing Friends Facebook For Social-Powered Search

Microsoft and Facebook have collaborated since 2006, but today they're stepping up their search partnership. The vision for Bing: a search experience where your Facebook network helps inform your every query. » 10/13/10 3:01pm 10/13/10 3:01pm

See How Well Google Knows Your Circle of Friends

Google knows a lot of stuff, but sometimes the most fascinating is what it knows about you. This page reveals just how it identifies social search results based on its understanding of your friends (and their friends.) [Google via BoingBoing] » 8/07/10 4:00pm 8/07/10 4:00pm