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Google’s ‘Breakthrough’ LaMDA Promises to Elevate the Common Chatbot

Many of Google’s language processing efforts – like BERT and, more recently, MUM – are focused on returning search queries. But as Google moves more toward Assistant – and search queries in general become more de Read more…

Google’s ‘MUM’ Search AI Aims to Move Beyond Simple Answers

Google’s current search answers may seem complex compared to a few years ago, but to hear the search giant talk about it, this is just the beginning – and there’s a long, long way to go. Now, Google is introducing Read more…

Snowflake, ThoughtSpot Tighten Embrace

Snowflake, the cloud data services leader, is expanding its ecosystem with an investment in search specialist and AI-based analytics platform developer ThoughtSpot. ThoughtSpot said the new investment, reportedly in t Read more…

Think Search Is Solved? Think Again

Search is one of the oldest technologies around. Ever since the dawn of the World Wide Web, a search engine has been the portal through which we obtain information. The search for a better search engine index kick starte Read more…

Cloudian, Splunk Unchain Compute, Storage

Splunk has decoupled the computing and storage layers of its architecture, providing a way for customers to scale storage independent from computing. The machine data analytics specialist working with storage partner Read more…

Google Advances Data Set Search Tool

A new, granular search engine released by Google Research indexes nearly 25 million web-based data sets, allowing users to filter searches based on data type, location and terms of usage. Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL) said i Read more…

‘Data Workers’ Failing to Cope

More evidence is emerging that “data workers” in general and data scientists in particular are bogged down by the sheer breadth of their company’s data. Meanwhile, the skills gap between data experts and line-of Read more…

Searching Elastic’s IPO Filing

Elastic filed paperwork last week to make an initial public offering (IPO) of stock to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ESTC, making it the latest software firm with big data roots to test the Read more…

Arcadia Data Looks to Streamline Big Data Search

Since emerging in June 2015, Arcadia Data has steadily upgraded its native Hadoop visual analytics platform to its latest hybrid iteration running both on the open-source framework and the cloud that now includes search- Read more…

Lucidworks Puts AI at the Heart of Customer Experience

Machine learning and artificial intelligence are key to delivering high-level experiences that customers now expect, according to Lucidworks CEO Will Hayes, who says it's capable of delivering Google-like experiences as Read more…

Elastic Plots Its Own Course to Big Data Success

Elastic ostensibly is best known as the vendor behind Elasticsearch, the scalable Lucene-based search engine that's among the most popular open source projects on the Web. But Elastic has become so much more than that ov Read more…

Searching Geospatial Data Gets Easier

Geo-location data is among the next wave of content to be churned by search engines as public access to more geospatial data becomes widely available. Several new approaches have emerging to both provide easier access Read more…

Elastic Adds ‘One Click’ Anomaly Detection to Stack

The company behind Elasticsearch today unveiled the addition of machine learning algorithms to its enterprise stack for the purpose of finding anomalies in time-series log data. It's just the start of the IoT use cases, Read more…

Biomedical Text Mining Tool Gets the Lead Out

Approximately 100 lines of Python code serve as the basis of a new predictive text-mining tool designed to accelerate the scanning online biomedical research papers for clues on everything from repurposing existing drugs Read more…

Lucidworks Updates Search App Dev Platform

An upgraded application development platform released this week is intended to speed the roll out of new search applications designed to index data while scaling to billions of documents. San Francsico-based Lucidworks said Wednesday its Fusion 3 platform adds features such as query simulation capabilities and an improved user interface. Read more…

Elastic Stack Searches for Bigger Data Problems

Elastic is best known as the commercial vendor behind Elasticsearch, the open source search engine that's widely used around the world. But with this month's release of Elastic Stack V5, the company is staking a claim wi Read more…

MongoDB Struts Its NoSQL Stuff in NYC

When you think about giants of the technology world, MongoDB may not come to mind. But judging by the big strides this up-and-coming NoSQL database vendor is making, and the aggressive roadmap it put forth today at the t Read more…

Elastic Gives Search Engine a Graph Option

Elastic today announced that it's added a graph query engine to Elasticsearch engine users now have the option of using their search indexes as the basis for conducting graph analyses. The new option will make it relativ Read more…

Information Overload? Knowledge Automation to the Rescue

Companies today are drowning in information. It’s scattered in cloud applications, backend enterprise systems, remote desktops, and many other areas. Because of that information sprawl, employees across business functi Read more…

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