Search Engines, Answer Engines

You’ve seen many “search engines”, including one that has even made its way to become a verb:  “google” is no longer just a site to do searching, but we now routinely use “let’s google that name”.   Nouns become verbs, and verbs become nouns — how many “reads” and “writes” did you do in the […]

Please Forget Me [howto]

Pleeeease release me, let me go. Instructions on how to have Google forget, or at least delete information on your searches. http://www.wired.co.uk/article/google-history-search-tracking-data-how-to-delete Your voice searches are also recorded and available for replay. Deleting your Amazon Alexa and Google Home searches https://www.google.com/amp/bgr.com/2016/12/30/how-to-delete-amazon-echo/amp/ Your library probably keeps a list of everything you borrowed, and your searches as well. […]