08 Feb '12, 2pm

Interesting Quotes From Google’s Search Lead, Amit Singhal

Amit Singhal is the man who is responsible for Google web search. All the searches done on Google are technically under his watch. So when an interview was posted named The human search engine , where Mark Prigg from the London Evening Standard interviewed Amit Singhal, I got excited. The interview shares some insights into Amit’s role at Google, how Google tests new algorithms, and what the future for Google search is. I though it would be fun to categorize the quotes into those three groups and simply quote the story: Amit At Google: I came in and said ‘I’m a search academic, why don’t you let me practise that?’ I didn’t really read the Google code, and wrote a parallel version, telling them, ‘This is how I would do it. My original algorithm has become a foundation on which we have an even more beautiful building. Google Tests Algorithms: We have the entire web in a sand...

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