Mitigating offensive search suggestions with deep learning

Winner of the PAKDD 2017 Best Paper Award The humble search bar is the window through which most Internet users experience the web. Deep learning is set to enhance the capabilities of this simple tool such that search engines can now anticipate what the user is looking for whilst moderating offensive suggestions before the query…


OMS: Managing a hybrid cloud just got easier

Since hitting the tipping point a few years ago, public cloud use has experienced exponential growth. The cloud is now more affordable and accessible than ever before. Early concerns around security and privacy have been addressed, and the cloud is increasingly seen as a very viable and desirable alternative to running IT infrastructure on-premises. Cloud-based…


The innovations that are driving Bing’s growth

A wide gap has always existed between how we talk with each other and the way we communicate with search engines. If we were to talk to search engines like regular human beings, we’d expect them to understand us at the same level too. Say, you asked a friend to suggest a nice restaurant. She…