just checkin in to see if there are any future updates to the search service planned that might expose some of the features I mention below, i.e. adult flag, more filters, trending and related searches.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Rahul Hampole wrote:
> Thanks for the note. We appreciate your feedback and will keep it in mind as we continue to roll out new features.
> Product Manager, Y! BOSS
> From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of dasgeeksoftware
> Sent: Tuesday, September 04, 2012 5:46 AM
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> Subject: [ysearchboss] Feature Requests for images...
> Hi guys, love the using the boss API.
> A couple of feature requests for images:
> Safe Search:
> a) Query was filtered: could you provide a flag that indicates that the result set filtered out adult content? This is useful to indicate to the user that they get a filtered set so the user can either feel safe, or know that they might want to switch the filter off?
> b) Same results on yahoo.com/api for adult filter: It seems that the search API almost never returns "no results" for about any term, while the site does. Would be nice if they were in sync.
> General Image Search:
> c) can you expose more filter options (same like Bing API).
> d) can you expose "trending" image queries?
> e) can you expose "related queries" as part of an image query?
> Thanks, and keep up the good work!