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iOS Users Can Now Use Emoji as Search Terms in Spotlight

iPhone and iPad users can now use emoji to search Spotlight. The iOS Spotlight feature is available from any home screen by simply swiping down. The feature seems to be something that may be useful, however it will not work with every emoji. If you are looking to buy a dress, you can simply type...

Google Paid Apple $1 Billion to Remain Default Search on iPhone

It’s always been a mystery of how much Google is paying Apple to remain the default search in Safari on iOS—until now. Transcripts from court proceedings in Oracle’s copyright lawsuit against Google has revealed the dollar amount--as $1 billion paid in 2014--reports Bloomberg. But not only that, Apple also gets a cut of search revenue...

Apple Improves App Store’s Search Algorithm

Apple appears to have made some significant improvements to the way App Store searches work in the recent weeks. The search is returning more intelligent and relevant results whenever a keyword search for an app is conducted, reports TechCrunch. Several developers, including Tapbots' Paul Haddad and Contrast's David Barnard began noticing changes to App Store...

Yahoo Mail Gets Smarter, More Powerful Search Features in Canada

Today, Yahoo announced new powerful search features in Yahoo Mail for Canadian users. The company says the new features will take you to exactly what you are looking for, faster. The first new feature is a newly designed search results page for better navigation. The new results pages lets you view the message, photos, and...