10 Greatest Tech Hoaxes - PigeonRank

 
 
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols  |  Posted 2008-03-31 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Some technology advancements are indeed hard to fathom, but don't believe everything you see on April 1.

 
 
 
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PigeonRank

http://www.google.com/technology/pigeonrank.html

Google reveals the secret behind its algorithms: pigeons.


 
 
 
 
 
I'm editor-at-large for Ziff Davis Enterprise. That's a fancy title that means I write about whatever topic strikes my fancy or needs written about across the Ziff Davis Enterprise family of publications. You'll find most of my stories in Linux-Watch, DesktopLinux and eWEEK. Prior to becoming a technology journalist, I worked at NASA and the Department of Defense on numerous major technological projects.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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