“The ability for researchers to interface with product groups is something very unique to Yahoo,” said Dalvi. “I plan on staying for a while.”
The cut-throat competition among search engines has ensured the operators are keenly attuned to keeping their visitors satisfied. But serving up handy links is a tricky business, especially when we searchers often use ambiguous terms. Demographic data can help according to Yahoo researchers.
Chief Product Officer Blake Irving to Discuss the Business-Critical Role of Hadoop at Yahoo, Powering Consumer and Advertiser Experiences With Advanced Cloud Computing
Conference season is now in full swing, and Yahoo Labs is kicking things off with two best paper award wins.
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.