Machine Intelligence

  • Google Photos Now Offers Improved Auto Enhance, ‘Looks’, More

    … to see the enhanced version of the photo. Next, Google Photos now offers 12 new “looks” that can be applied to each photo. These looks have names such as “Metro” and “Blush,” and they will change a picture in different ways. In a blog post, Jingyu Cui, software engineer for Google Photos, explained the app’s looks: These unique looks make edits…

    Inside Facebookin Google- 13 readers -
  • Google’s Featured Snippets: Machine Driven Continuous Improvement

    … for the featured snippet than it did in July 2015. 55% of Google Featured Snippets are new or have new URL since 2015.Click To Tweet This seems to indicate that Google is using a deliberate machine driven process to optimize their use of featured snippets. They test different featured snippets on a rapid basis in order to find the best possible result…

    Eric Enge/ Stone Temple Consulting- 24 readers -
  • Google’s Gary Illyes on Emerging Search Trends

    …? Yeah, it’s easier. So we’ll settle for that too. So, JG is taking over. And I know you can’t really say too much about him at this point, but one of the things that’s interesting is that he, evidently, led the role of RankBrain and has been integral to machine learning at Google over the past few years. Does that mean that we’re going to see…

    Eric Enge/ Stone Temple Consultingin Social SEO- 17 readers -
  • Why Machine Learning Is Revolutionizing Search

    …Here’s Why Monday Episode 57 Machine learning is the next great computer revolution, one that is already here. We don’t have to wait for the future; Google has been using machine learning to solve many complex search-related problems for years, and the applications keep growing, including last year’s announcement of the addition of RankBrain…

    Mark Traphagen/ Stone Temple Consultingin SEO- 29 readers -
  • The Future of Digital Marketing and SEO

    …: Google Authorship was a hugely visible experiment in search to reward authors who were willing to be identified with their content. Yet, in mid-2014, Eric and I broke the news that Google was shutting down the project. You might think that was the end of author authority in search, but then to everyone’s surprise, at SMX East in October 2015…

    Mark Traphagen/ Stone Temple Consultingin Social SEO- 31 readers -
  • Knowledge Graph Advances From Google

    …Query Sequences and the Knowledge Graph Recently we showed that Google is ahead of the competition when it comes to showing answer boxes in search. Google is not one to rest on its laurels, and they continuously work on improving their Knowledge Graph capabilities. In today’s post, I will explore a number of the more novel variants that they have…

    Eric Enge/ Stone Temple Consultingin Google- 7 readers -