Neowin News Feed for: Improve https://www.neowin.net/news/tag/improve/ Neowin News Feed for: Improve en-us Neowin Ignition News editor@neowin.net (Managing Editor) developers@neowin.net (Neowin Developers) 5 Neowin.net https://www.neowin.net/images/pegasus/icon.png https://www.neowin.net Microsoft releases game to help improve Bing search results https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-releases-game-to-help-improve-bing-search-results/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/901781005bing_logo.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft Research have released an online game to help fine-tune search results for Bing. The game is named &quot;Page Hunt&quot; and the basic idea is to show the player a random web page, and... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-releases-game-to-help-improve-bing-search-results">Read more...</a> tom.warren@neowin.net (Tom Warren) Tue, 28 Jul 2009 10:49:31 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-releases-game-to-help-improve-bing-search-results Earth-watching satellite to improve Google Earth images https://www.neowin.net/news/earth-watching-satellite-to-improve-google-earth-images/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>DigitalGlobe, provider of imagery for Google Incorporated's interactive mapping program Google Earth, plans to launch a new high-resolution satellite, dubbed WorldView I, on Tuesday. Together with the company's existing Quickbird satellite, it will offer half-meter... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/earth-watching-satellite-to-improve-google-earth-images">Read more...</a> () Fri, 14 Sep 2007 23:02:12 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/earth-watching-satellite-to-improve-google-earth-images Xerox tool analyzes text to improve search results https://www.neowin.net/news/xerox-tool-analyzes-text-to-improve-search-results/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Xerox researchers have developed a search tool, dubbed FactSpotter, that analyzes the underlying grammar of a text in order to infer additional information, such as whether ambiguous words are being used as nouns or verbs,... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/xerox-tool-analyzes-text-to-improve-search-results">Read more...</a> () Wed, 20 Jun 2007 23:07:58 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/xerox-tool-analyzes-text-to-improve-search-results Glue Thinner than a Human Hair can improve Chip Technology https://www.neowin.net/news/glue-thinner-than-a-human-hair-can-improve-chip-technology/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Nanoglue is 100,000 times thinner than a human hair and could potentially help make extremely tiny computer chips, according to U.S. researchers. Developed by researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, nanoglue is... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/glue-thinner-than-a-human-hair-can-improve-chip-technology">Read more...</a> () Thu, 17 May 2007 22:13:08 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/glue-thinner-than-a-human-hair-can-improve-chip-technology Microsoft: Samsung Deal Could Improve Xbox, Zune https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-samsung-deal-could-improve-xbox-zune/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft executives said the patent deal struck with Samsung Electronics will be used to enhance Microsoft's consumer electronics hardware such as the Zune MP3 player and the Xbox, as well as for Windows PCs. Microsoft... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-samsung-deal-could-improve-xbox-zune">Read more...</a> () Fri, 20 Apr 2007 21:55:07 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-samsung-deal-could-improve-xbox-zune Intel and Microsoft to improve business PCs https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-and-microsoft-to-improve-business-pcs/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel and Microsoft are aiming to make managing business PCs easier by incorporating new technologies into desktops and notebooks. The chip giant has said it will align the next generation of its vPro technology... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-and-microsoft-to-improve-business-pcs">Read more...</a> daniel@neowin.net (Daniel Fleshbourne) Mon, 02 Apr 2007 10:41:30 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-and-microsoft-to-improve-business-pcs Intel's New Chipsets to Improve Core 2 Performance https://www.neowin.net/news/intels-new-chipsets-to-improve-core-2-performance/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel Corp., the world's leading supplier of core-logic sets which controls over the half of the market, plans to release new chipsets that will bring advanced functionality to end-users, but may scrap the support for... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/intels-new-chipsets-to-improve-core-2-performance">Read more...</a> daniel@neowin.net (Daniel Fleshbourne) Fri, 16 Feb 2007 12:08:32 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/intels-new-chipsets-to-improve-core-2-performance HP Announces Technology to Improve Chip Density https://www.neowin.net/news/hp-announces-technology-to-improve-chip-density/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Hewlett-Packard researchers have developed a new technique for building computer chips. The chips are eight times denser and could work with existing microelectronic systems. This would potentially lead to faster, more energy efficient computers. Not... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/hp-announces-technology-to-improve-chip-density">Read more...</a> () Wed, 17 Jan 2007 00:12:00 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/hp-announces-technology-to-improve-chip-density Google to Hire Programmers to Improve Open Office https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-hire-programmers-to-improve-open-office/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After an agreement with Sun Microsystems earlier this month to promote one another's software, Google has announced plans to hire programmers to improve Open Office. The open-source office suite, which has its roots in... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-hire-programmers-to-improve-open-office">Read more...</a> () Mon, 31 Oct 2005 16:25:42 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/google-to-hire-programmers-to-improve-open-office ELSPA plans measures to improve ratings awareness https://www.neowin.net/news/elspa-plans-measures-to-improve-ratings-awareness/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>British videogame publisher association ELSPA has confirmed that it is developing a number of proposals to improve consumer awareness and understanding of the games rating system, following a meeting with the UK government. ... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/elspa-plans-measures-to-improve-ratings-awareness">Read more...</a> () Mon, 13 Dec 2004 23:12:29 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/elspa-plans-measures-to-improve-ratings-awareness Microsoft Re-establishes Commitment to Improve Security https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-re-establishes-commitment-to-improve-security/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks Rosanna Hill of AUGUST.ONE for sending this press release (Microsoft Reinforces Commitment and Action To Help Improve Security for Customers) for publication on Neowin. Microsoft Partner Community Making Significant Contributions to... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-re-establishes-commitment-to-improve-security">Read more...</a> steven.parker@neowin.net (Steven Parker) Thu, 15 Jul 2004 15:39:31 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-re-establishes-commitment-to-improve-security Microsoft Reinforces Commitment To Help Improve Security https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-reinforces-commitment-to-help-improve-security/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yesterday at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2004, Mike Nash, corporate vice president for the Security Business and Technology Unit at Microsoft Corp., provided an update on the continued commitment Microsoft has made to help... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-reinforces-commitment-to-help-improve-security">Read more...</a> daniel@neowin.net (Daniel Fleshbourne) Wed, 14 Jul 2004 10:57:20 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-reinforces-commitment-to-help-improve-security Microsoft Working to Improve Office Search https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-working-to-improve-office-search/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft is working hard to improve the search technology present in Office. As we know Microsoft is developing a new search engine to compete with Google. So it's no surprise to see Microsoft... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-working-to-improve-office-search">Read more...</a> () Fri, 09 Jul 2004 14:48:34 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/microsoft-working-to-improve-office-search Yahoo starts lab to improve services https://www.neowin.net/news/yahoo-starts-lab-to-improve-services/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yahoo! Inc. is setting out to prove its recently acquired Overture Services division can deliver innovation as well as advertisements. Inspired by Overture's past work, Yahoo has formed a research lab that... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/yahoo-starts-lab-to-improve-services">Read more...</a> () Mon, 26 Jan 2004 05:49:18 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/yahoo-starts-lab-to-improve-services IBM And GE Team To Improve Computer And Building Security https://www.neowin.net/news/ibm-and-ge-team-to-improve-computer-and-building-security/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Companies will be able to tighten their security by linking their computer networks with their building monitoring systems as part of a new service coming from IBM Corp. and General Electric Co. ... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/ibm-and-ge-team-to-improve-computer-and-building-security">Read more...</a> () Sun, 21 Sep 2003 02:44:45 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/ibm-and-ge-team-to-improve-computer-and-building-security Intel, Linksys partner to improve Wi-Fi https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-linksys-partner-to-improve-wi-fi/ <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel and Linksys announced a partnership aimed at making it easier for consumers to use wireless networking technology, as the two companies look to gain a stronger foothold in the emerging market. Chipmaker Intel and... <a href="https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-linksys-partner-to-improve-wi-fi">Read more...</a> () Tue, 22 Jul 2003 07:47:50 +0000 https://www.neowin.net/news/intel-linksys-partner-to-improve-wi-fi