MSN Search to Get a ‘Neural Net’ Ranking Infusion

Mary Jo posts:

The MSN Search team has adopted Microsoft-Research-developed technology to improve the ranking relevance of MSN Search queries.
[via Microsoft Watch from Mary Jo Foley]
I’ve been using MSN Search instead of Google on a trial basis, as part of a look at MSN Desktop search and how it compares with Google Desktop Search. It could certainly do with some improvement, as it really doesn’t appear to hit as many good results as Google at the moment.