Scribd's hosted documents are getting a boost with technology from Apture that lets users do Web searches on words and phrases that appear on each page.
Technically Incorrect: The latest Republican to enter the presidential race has a Web site. Its 404 page goes after the Democratic candidate's e-mail habits.
The new search trick puts the lyrics right on the search results page -- when it works. And oh, yeah, there's a link from there to Google Play.
Leoh, a Chrome extension, adds lots of functionality to your New Tab page.
The microblogging site inadvertently releases its first-quarter financials after posting on its own investor relations Web page. Shares fell after sales missed estimates and Twitter lowered its full-year guidance.
Because it's more useful than having the spacebar scroll down the page when you are on YouTube.
If you frequently use the search tool that's built into Firefox you'll probably enjoy Selected Search. This tool streamlines the process of searching from on-page text.
Google introduced Knowledge Graph this week, showing off a new panel that provides context for any topic you search for. They're offering data approved by institutions like The Mayo Clinic, so Knowledge Graph looks to be a new way to get quick, trustworthy data from the search giant.
On today's show, we check out a NASA exhibit that puts you in the middle of the sun's activity, debate the usefulness of delegating a "Legacy Contact" to manage your Facebook page after you die, and fill you in on Google's newest search engine feature.
A subdued address bar and revamped new-tab page gives the browser a clean look that the Russian company says is better suited to Web apps. Yandex plans a mobile-device version later.