Visual Interface to Google Search Engine – Design and Implementation
The World Wide Web has brought about many successes and has change the culture of the world we live in. Communications around the world are almost instantaneous and people can now access endless amounts of information around the clock. However this has brought about problems of finding suitable information quick and efficiently.
This project sets outs to research into existing methods for locating information on web and the different ways in which the results are displayed. Then a variety of visualisation methods will be identified in order to determine a suitable novel method for displaying search results.
The project achieved in the design and implementation of a prototype solution for an interface to Google. The prototype design took into account existing solutions to the problem and the use of current visualisation techniques in order to allow the user to make informed judgement as to the relevance of these results.