How often have we heard that before. Still, we haven't heard it for, oh, at least a few weeks now, so what the hey.
After nearly two years of hushed development, Powerset is finally providing a peek at a "natural-language" technology that is supposed to make it easier to communicate with search engines.
Powerset's algorithms are programmed to understand search requests submitted in plain English, a change from the "keyword" system used by Google Inc., Yahoo Inc., Microsoft Corp. and the owners of the other leading engines.
Sounds good. We'll have to take their word for it, though as it isn't live: