The Geographical Life of Search

@article{BaezaYates2009TheGL,
  title={The Geographical Life of Search},
  author={Ricardo A. Baeza-Yates and Christian Middleton and Carlos Castillo},
  journal={2009 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology},
  year={2009},
  volume={1},
  pages={252-259}
}
This article describes a geographical study on the usage of a search engine, focusing on the traffic details at the level of countries and continents. The main objective is to understand from a geographic point of view, how the needs of the users are satisfied, taking into account the geographic location of the host in which the search originates, and the… CONTINUE READING