social search

Create Custom, Crowd-Sourced Searches with Swicki

Create Custom, Crowd-Sourced Searches with Swicki

Custom search site Swicki, just out of beta, combines cherry-picking site searches with social moderation features to make a theoretically smarter personalised search box. Like Yahoo’s search builder or personal search granddaddy Rollyo, Swicki lets you pick topics and sites you want to look through, but has a few more…

See What Interviewers are Asking at InterviewUp

See What Interviewers are Asking at InterviewUp

So the interview for your next great job is coming up and you’ve got answers for your strengths, weaknesses, and teamwork skills—but can you explain the 5-4-3 rule of computer networking? InterviewUp, a social website focused on industry-specific interview questions, could help you prepare for your time in the hot…

Get Better Search Results with StumbleUpon

Get Better Search Results with StumbleUpon

Collaborative web search tool StumbleUpon has always helped you avoid unnecessary trips to Google, but now the free browser plug-in can also improve your search results there—along with Wikipedia, Flickr, YouTube, and other sites as well. Starting today, StumbleUpon users should notice star ratings and speech balloons next to their…