Meet RankBrain: The Artificial Intelligence That’s Now Processing Google Search Results

Move over Google search algorithm, hand-crafted by hard-working Google engineers. RankBrain has moved in, a machine-learning artificial intelligence that Google’s been using to process 15% of search results per day. Bloomberg has the scoop, a long interview with Greg Corrado, a senior research scientist at Google involved with RankBrain. It’s not really a complete replacement of the Google search algorithm — also known as Hummingbird — however. The algorithm is the system that processes what people search for and combs through billions of pages to rank the ones believed to be best first. RankBrain: New Way To Interpret Queries? RankBrain, instead, seems to be about one part of that algorithm, interpreting what someone searches for and understanding how to submit that request in various ways. For example, someone might search for “Barack.”…


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