- OSTI Makes "Non-Googleable" Science and Technology Searchable
The success of Google has been so profound that the word “Google” is now considered a verb. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google_(verb) “To Google” has come to mean to search t ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Walt Warnick - 2010-07-08 22:00 - 1 comment
- Federated Search: Closing in on the Speed Gap
Lederman Many casual users of federated search criticize the technology for ... federated search users is that speed is not an insurmountable issue because technology is closing in on the ... advance of technology is steadily speeding up federated search.Networks move search result metadata and ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Walt Warnick - 2010-04-02 07:07 - 0 comments
- Jobs, Jobs, Jobs
scientific and technological progress create jobs, it creates better jobs. We often describe human progress ... progress of work. Speeding up science and technological development is not an end in itself. The goal is to ... driven by diffusion. Moreover, scientific and technological breakthroughs are one of the few sources ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - David Wojick - 2010-10-25 06:35 - 0 comments
- Multilingual WorldWideScience.orgBETA Officially Launched
Microsoft Research, whose translations technology has been paired with the federated searching technology of Deep Web Technologies. WorldWideScience.org now provides the first-ever real-time searching ... Microsoft Research and Deep Web Technologies, along with our WorldWideScience Alliance members, and I look ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Lorrie Johnson - 2010-06-21 00:00 - 0 comments
- OSTI’s Web Metrics – Persistent Cookies and the Functionality They Enable
? What is the technology profile of the users of my site, e.g. browser types, operating systems, screen ... begun the rollout of this new technology across our web presence. Our first few months of ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Mark Martin - 2010-11-30 09:21 - 0 comments
- OSTI’s Cool Roof
roof technologies on DOE facilities. He noted that "cool roofs are one of the quickest and lowest ... advance science and sustain technological creativity by making R&D findings available and useful to ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Jeffrey Salmon - 2010-11-10 16:58 - 0 comments
- Recording Science: From Parchment to Pixels.
role in science, we are also at the center of technology for collecting and disseminating this new ... that OSTI leverage technology to maximize the re-use and impact of DOE research results. Working with ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Jeffrey Salmon - 2010-08-06 06:57 - 0 comments
- Value of a Semantic Science Accelerator and Means of Constructing It
would ever be made, since no user knows every fact mentioned in the entire science and technology ... . The technology of modern diagnostic instruments, surgery, and medical data processing is as dependent ... breakthroughs" in science and technology. OSTI already has people with the requisite knowledge and end ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - William Watson - 2010-07-28 11:19 - 0 comments
- No Alternative to Federated Search
federated search engine, Deep Web Technologies . Another advantage of federated search is that ... . However, the technology of discovery services is less suitable for certain important purposes, like World ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - Walt Warnick - 2010-05-10 00:00 - 0 comments
- OSTI's Grade Level Stratification Communication Tool
Technologies often have multiple uses, and so it is with OSTI's grade level stratification (GLS) tool. GLS was developed as a search tool and is implemented on OSTI's new science education portal: http://www.scienceeducation.gov . Once users search for content by topic, GLS enables users to ...
OSTIblog Frontpage Blog Post - David Wojick - 2010-05-06 00:00 - 0 comments