On June 11th, Hugo Zaragoza presented "Helping Computers Understand What They Search" as part of the Big Thinkers India Series.
The beginning of summer marks the start of the busy conference season at Yahoo Labs. Last week, Yahoo Labs attended both SIGMOD and EC.
Congratulations to Yahoo Labs' Ron Brachman on his election to the CRA Board of Directors.
Yahoo India Research & Development, in partnership with the Indian Institute of Science – Bangalore, will commence a unique Summer School dedicated exclusively to Machine Learning. This initiative is part of Yahoo Labs’ overall mission to nurture strong academic relations for scientific leadership, new research, business collaborations and online products.
Harvard Law Professor Lawrence Lessig made a significant impression when he gave a talk entitled, “Innovation Corruption,” on May 20th at the Yahoo campus in Santa Clara, CA. His message was consistently simple and resounding: government and business are corrupted by money.
Wrapping up the 4th season of Hack U™, we take a look back at this spring's highlights.
Yahoo raised the stakes again at WWW, with 21 papers accepted at the 2010 event (out of a total of 105 accepted papers for the entire event), as well as a variety of posters, demos and panels, including a featured discussion on the future of search and the core technologies of the Web.
This year at WWW2010, Yahoo raised the stakes in its participation at the conference, beating out the other participating organizations with 21 papers accepted (out of a total of 105 accepted papers for the entire event), as well as a variety of posters, demos and panels.