Our full-text search API is based on Elasticsearch. This means you get the full power of the Elasticsearch API and Apache Lucene including filters, aggregations, complex boolean logic, etc.
This also includes a hosted Kibana install which provides a UI providing aggregations, visutlaizations, and analytics.
Here's an example request searching for
Ebola within mainstream news. Notice that the query
uses a simple domain specific language for fielded/boolean search.
source_publisher_type:MAINSTREAM_NEWS AND Ebola
Example search for 'Scalia' after his passing in February 2016.