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Microsoft closes Powerset deal

The natural language search firm officially became part of Microsoft on Friday. Now the question is what Redmond will do with the technology.

By Aug. 5, 2008


Microsoft to buy Powerset

Confirming reports from last week, Microsoft says it is indeed buying the semantic search company. Financial terms were not disclosed.

By Jul. 1, 2008


Report: Microsoft to buy Powerset

Software behemoth has agreed to buy the semantic search engine for a price of upwards of $100 million, according to VentureBeat.

By Jun. 26, 2008


Live Search gets a Powerset boost

Microsoft, which closed its deal to buy Powerset a month ago, said the first fruits of collaboration are now finding their way into the company's main search results.

By Sep. 17, 2008


It's official: Microsoft acquires Powerset

As expected, Microsoft scoops up semantic search startup Powerset. It's not Yahoo search, but it brings in some compelling technology.

By Jul. 1, 2008


Powerset: Re-indexing the Web

A new search engine is indexing meaning, not just keywords.

By Jul. 2, 2007


Powerset brings the Semantic Web to Wikipedia

Amid speculation that Microsoft is looking to make an acquisition, Powerset is launching a public beta of its semantically rich Wikipedia search engine.

By May. 11, 2008


Powerset opens up its labs

Finally, a chance to play with Powerset

By Sep. 17, 2007


Microsoft sees Powerset-powered search ad revolution

Natural language processing could let advertisers bid for search ad placement based on broad concepts, not just a gaggle of keywords.

By Aug. 19, 2008


AI search Powerset to launch next month

Powerset CEO Barney Pell will demonstrate the technology called Powerlabs next week while speaking at the Singularity Summit on artificial intelligence and the "future of humanity."

By Aug. 28, 2007