- The search engine
- Ability to correct spelling mistakes, different spellings or sounds-like e.g. colour and color. Very useful for searching for something you don't know how to spell!
- Autocomplete is invented. People have fun seeing what mistakes machines can make, or what weird things people search for. I use it to see how widespread the things I search for are.
- The latest innovation is searching as you type, but I don't find it very useful for now.
27 November, 2010
Evolution of the search engine
Some observations I've made on how search engines have improved: