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Google Using Transliteration for Search

Ramibotros [PersonRank 10]

Monday, May 3, 2010
12 years ago3,847 views

Back in 2007, I have posted about my interest in transliteration-aided search as you can see here:

After more than a year, Google released its own text transliteration tool:

But today I finally noticed its implementation in web search. If you check the following screenshot, you'll see that it extended my Arabic search into finding transliterated matches.

How old is this?

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