knowledge graph

Google says AI update will improve search result quality in ‘snippets’

If you’ve ever Googled something only to be met with a little info box highlighting the top answer, you’ve encountered one of Google’s “featured snippets.” Featured snippets are the litt

This open source tool used by Google, Meta and MIT is helping rethink knowledge management

Logseq founder Tienson Qin takes a lot of notes about his work. He also likes to draw together with his six-year-old daughter on an iPad, and he found that the notes tool he had been using for years d

RelationalAI wants to change the way intelligent apps are built

RelationalAI, a startup that wants to change the way data-driven applications are built by combining a database system with a knowledge graph, today announced that it has raised a $75 million Series B

Amazon develops a new way to help Alexa answer complex questions

Amazon’s Alexa AI team has developed a new training method for the virtual assistant that could greatly improve its ability to handle tricky questions. In a blog post, team lead Abdalghani Abuja

Amazon Alexa’s new ‘Answer Update’ feature will notify you when Alexa learns something new

Amazon confirmed it’s rolling out a new feature called “Answer Update” to Alexa device users over the next week, which will notify users when Alexa learns the answer to a question th

Google search now provides access to basic healthcare information in India

Google's latest move in India may help increase access to healthcare information among millions of people. The company added healthcare information to its knowledge graph in the U.S. last year, to hel

Mobile Searches Surpass Desktop Searches At Google For The First Time

Google’s search chief Amit Singhal said for the first time this summer, more Google searches were completed on mobile devices than desktop computers. Singhal said Google fields more than 100 bil

Google’s Newest Search Feature Tells You How To Make A Cocktail

Wondering how to make a Moscow Mule or a Margarita? Google this morning is rolling out a new search feature that will tell you how to make any cocktail, offering step-by-step instructions, a list of

Google Injects Health Facts Into Knowledge Graph

Google's semantic-search base, which it uses to supplement organic search results with summarized information typically foregrounded above the organic results, is getting an injection of medical facts

Google Adds Song Lyrics To Top Of Search Results, Points Searchers To Google Play

Google is now displaying music lyrics at the top of its search results pages when you search for “song name” plus “lyrics” on Google – a move that may reduce the number

Google’s Knowledge Graph Gets Smarter, Adds Statistics And 4 New Languages

Amit Singhal, Google’s senior VP of search, today announced that Google’s Knowledge Graph will start exposing a number of statistics as graphs on the search results pages today. Google is

Google Adds Non-Profit Information To Knowledge Graph, Gives Them A Boost With Google+ Follow Buttons

Some people believe that Google’s practices when it comes to search are mystical and unfair — or sometimes evil — but what the company wants to do is surface the most important inf

Google Gives Tablet Video Viewers A Taste Of Its Knowledge Graph With Play Movies & TV Update

We've all been there: you'll be watching a movie when someone familiar enters the frame, and you just can't place a name to the face. Well, if you're watching said movie on an Android tablet, those da

Bing Now Knows Much More About People And Places Thanks To Its Satori Entity Engine And LinkedIn

Google’s Knowledge Graph Expands To More Languages, Including Italian, French, Japanese And Russian

Google Fellow Ben Gomes took the stage at LeWeb Paris and announced that Google's Knowledge Graph project is now available in a number of new languages, including Italian and Russian (we're still conf

Google Adds Key Facts About Medicines To Its Knowledge Graph Results

Google's Knowledge Graph is quickly becoming one of the key features of the company's search engine and today, the company added yet another area of information to the project. Starting now, users who

Google’s Knowledge Graph Now Explains Connections Between Your Query And Items In “People Also Search For” Section

Google just <a target="_blank" href="">announced</a> a small but interesting update to its Knowledge Graph panels. Ins

Google Drops Some Knowledge (Graph) On (Kevin) Bacon

When I sat down with Jack Menzel from Google last week, we discussed all of the cool possibilities that are to come for search. One of the most interesting projects the team is working on is Knowledge

Google To Start Displaying Knowledge Graph Carousel To Users Globally

Google's Knowledge Graph has become a useful tool when you're searching for things that interest you. There are a few reasons why it's a handy feature, but most of all it provides context to what you'

Bing Gets Smarter, Partners With Encyclopedia Britannica (But It’s No Challenge For Google’s Knowledge Graph)

Microsoft today <a target="_blank" href="">announced</a> that it has