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Submission + - Google Adjusts Image Search To Avoid Accidental Porn Hits (itworld.com)

itwbennett writes: "No more nudge, nudge, wink, wink for finding porn on Google. Now, you've got to be a lot more explicit about what you're looking for. The search giant this week took a turn for the conservative, changing the way it handles image searches such that 'ambiguous' search terms will now return a tamer set of results. 'We want to show users exactly what they are looking for — but we aim not to show sexually-explicit results unless a user is specifically searching for them,' Google said in a statement."
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Google Adjusts Image Search To Avoid Accidental Porn Hits

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