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Submission + - Will Google+ Break Search? (readwriteweb.com)

nonprofiteer writes: A journalist at RWW wrote an angry screed about what social signals from Google+ are doing to Google search results, as it starts to privilege social content over straight informational content. His main example is that a recent story he wrote is outranked by two Google+ posts commenting on the story. Alexis Madrigal at the Atlantic asks whether the missions of a social network and a search engine are antithetical.http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2012/01/atop-the-litany-of-google-plus-complaints-its-breaking-search/250863/
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