InfoSpace Joins Mobile Search Race


“The holy grail of InfoSpace Mobile over the next five years is to translate the search and directory services we have on the Web to the 170 million cell phone users in North America,” said InfoSpace CEO Jim Voelker…Within the next 12 months, InfoSpace Mobile will launch a wireless search engine that enables users to make natural language queries in two ways — by speaking directly into the phone or typing them in. Instead of getting back 20 results, InfoSpace Mobile’s new search engine will bring back the two or three best results it can find.” It hasn’t been decided yet whether InfoSpace’s online search engine DogPile will be part of the mobile branding…

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