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EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution

EU Parliament Aims to Break Up Google with New Resolution MEPs targeted Net search engines and cloud systems in a recent bid to end monopoly of these forces in cyberspace.

Nov 28 2014, 1:37am CST

Hipmunk strikes a Deal with Yahoo

Hipmunk strikes a Deal with Yahoo A small travel search company shocks everyone.

Oct 28 2014, 9:07am CDT

Google Undergoes Learning Process to Implement "Right to be Forgotten" Rule

Google Undergoes Learning Process to Implement "Right to be Forgotten" Rule Google has agreed after being pestered for so long to engage in a more careful deletion of certain names from its SERPs under Europe's new "right to be forgotten" measure. The request came from several European countries.

Jul 4 2014, 11:20am CDT

Yahoo CEO reportedly courting Apple to dump Google as its default search engine

Yahoo CEO reportedly courting Apple to dump Google as its default search engine It's an ambitious plan that will require lots of work. A lot.

Apr 17 2014, 3:55am CDT

Microsoft Expands Bing's Snapshot Feature to Show Doctors, Dentists, Lawyers, Real Estate Listings

Microsoft Expands Bing's Snapshot Feature to Show Doctors, Dentists, Lawyers, Real Estate Listings Microsoft expands its search engine Bing's Snapshot feature by adding 150 million new informational topics that includes listings of doctors, dentists, lawyers, individual real estate properties and web actives.

Apr 1 2014, 12:30pm CDT

The Google Of Ed Search: Will Using Your Noodle Generate A Better College Fit?

The Google Of Ed Search: Will Using Your Noodle Generate A Better College Fit? In the world of search, there’s Google — 67% market share — and there’s everyone else. Bing (17.9%), Yahoo (11.3%) and Ask (2.7%) all lag badly. Due to the Mountain View behemoth’s undisputed search dominance,...

Mar 18 2014, 3:06pm CDT

Could The U.S. Military's New Search Engine Replace Google?

Could The U.S. Military's New Search Engine Replace Google? When DARPA wants a next-generation search engine, Google had better pay attention. DARPA, or the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, is the cutting-edge Pentagon research organization whose ancestor ARPA helped...

Feb 24 2014, 10:16am CST

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EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case EU antitrust authority chief increases pressure on Google to present better proposals BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's antitrust watchdog is increasing pressure on Google to swiftly provide better...

Jan 15 2014, 8:31am CST

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Bing Renews Deal with Twitter

Bing Renews Deal with Twitter Bing has renewed its deal with Twitter to include tweets in Bing's search results initially on its Social page. What this means is that Microsoft’s funky site gets all the latest news from the Blue Bird social network on a minute by minute basis.

Nov 2 2013, 5:13am CDT

Microsoft Bing Gives IE11 Pre-Rendering Search Feature

Microsoft Bing Gets Top Pre-Rendering Search Feature for IE11 Users Microsoft Bing gets faster background rendered pages which are currently available for Internet Explorer 11 users only. This is the giant firm’s way of tweaking its search engine for its clientele.

Oct 15 2013, 3:06am CDT

Microsoft Refreshes Bing Logo and Design

Microsoft Refreshes Bing Logo and Design Microsoft’s search engine site known as Bing has been completely renovated. This makeover includes the design and logo which has gone from blue, curvy and soft to yellow, angular and sharp.

Sep 17 2013, 5:42am CDT

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry A writer and her husband entered pressure cookers, backpacks and quinoa in the Google Search Engine. This however led to a police inquiry since the suspected words formed an accidental link to acts of terrorism.

Aug 2 2013, 8:09am CDT

Microsoft Bing Expands Autosuggest Categories

Microsoft Bing Expands Autosuggest Categories Bing has updated its Autosuggest function to more closely match the users’ suggestions. In fact, it has beautifully changed this feature by adding new categories like movies, albums, places, brands and many more to better serve the customers’ needs.

Jul 18 2013, 4:36am CDT

AltaVista is History

AltaVista is History As announced, Yahoo! has shut down AltaVista today. The once most well known search engine is history.

Jul 8 2013, 4:35am CDT

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Yahoo to Shut Down Axis, Browser Plus, Citizen Sports Today and 9 More Soon Yahoo is shutting down a dozen of its products starting today. Yahoo! Axis, AltaVista, Yahoo! Browser Plus, Citizen Sports, Yahoo! RSS Alerts, FoxyTunes, Yahoo! WebPlayer, Yahoo! Neighbors Beta, Yahoo! Stars India, Yahoo! Downloads Beta, Yahoo! Local API and Yahoo! Term Extraction API are the 12 services that will be killed starting June 28, 2013 till September 28, 2013.

Jun 29 2013, 1:58am CDT

FTC Updates Ad Disclosure Guidelines and Warns Search Engines

FTC Updates Ad Disclosure Guidelines and Warns Search Engines FTC updates its ad disclosure guidelines and warns search engines to distinguish ads from results. This is to better serve Net audiences the world over. As all search engine users face a dilemma. Instead of information-related results, ads show up every time you enter a query.

Jun 26 2013, 3:59am CDT

Yahoo Acquired Rondee Too

Yahoo Acquired Rondee Too Yahoo is on the shopping spree of its life. Another purchase in its cash flow repertoire is the free conference call company, Rondee.

Jun 13 2013, 10:27am CDT

Google’s Amazing Conversational Voice Search Activated on Chrome

Google’s Amazing Conversational Voice Search Activated on Chrome There have been attempts to mimic human language and comprehension in computers without much headway. Yet today that has been flipped on its head thanks to Google’s amazing conversational voice search. The service has been activated on Chrome 27 and is a marvel to behold.

May 22 2013, 10:13am CDT

Microsoft extends Yahoo's Revenue per Search Agreement for US

Microsoft extends Yahoo's Revenue per Search Agreement for US Microsoft gives another year guarantee to Yahoo for revenue per search but only for U.S. and Canada. Yahoo is actually not very happy with this web-search partnership. Yahoo CEO has some private discussions with Microsoft CEO to end the contract, yet declined to comment on it.

May 8 2013, 4:22am CDT

Proof That Google's Ranking Algorithm is Broken

Google's Ranking Algorithm is still Broken for Us after 5 Weeks of Panda Google Panda Update is getting frustrating for Journalists.

Mar 31 2011, 8:30am CDT

Bing is Spying on Your Google Searches

Bing is Spying on Your Google Searches But Microsoft says it isn't a big deal

Feb 1 2011, 2:43pm CST

Bing Takes A Quantum Leap With Facebook, Mobile, Search Upgrades Bing keeps getting better and better. Watch out, Google!

Dec 16 2010, 4:31pm CST

Google celebrates 12th Birthday with a Cake Doodle Today

Google celebrates 12th Birthday with a Cake Doodle Today Google launched 12 years ago, before you searched with Lycos and Excite, remember?

Sep 27 2010, 6:53am CDT

Bing Makes A  Leapfrog Jump Ahead Of Yahoo

Bing Makes A Leapfrog Jump Ahead Of Yahoo Pop the Microsoft champagne!

Sep 14 2010, 5:05pm CDT

Samsung Fascinate: Google Search With Android 2.2

Samsung Fascinate: Google Search With Android 2.2 Bing still default engine.

Sep 12 2010, 10:48am CDT

Bing On The iPad?

Bing On The iPad? The war between Google and Apple may be close to an escalation. All Things Digital reports that analyst Douglas Anmuth at Barclays Capital believes that there is a fairly substantial chance of Bing ending up on the iPad...

Mar 31 2010, 11:23am CDT

A Shift In Search Engines That Aren't Google When online analytic firm Comscore releases a new report on search engine rankings, it's usually kind of boring because we know what to expect: Google will have a "super majority" of the market share, while everyone...

Mar 10 2010, 10:20pm CST

Bing US Market Share Hits 9.9%

Bing US Market Share Hits 9.9% Apparently those rumors of Bing declining in September weren't true after all. Microsoft's assault on Google has continued unabated through the Fall and the Bing search engine can now claim almost 10% of the U.S. search...

Nov 17 2009, 12:25pm CST

Google Also Searches Twitter Tweets As reported Microsoft announced a search deal with Twitter making real-time Tweets available on the Bing search engine. Google also announced now the same deal and will bring real-time Twitter search to the Google...

Oct 22 2009, 1:21am CDT

Microsoft Signs Bing Deal With Facebook, Twitter Microsoft made waves today with the announcement that they signed two separate, non-exclusive deals with Facebook AND Twitter. (All Things Digital) This deal will allow Bing to integrate a real-time feed of updates from...

Oct 21 2009, 11:33am CDT

Bing U.S. Search Share: Down In September

Bing U.S. Search Share: Down In September Oh man, Steve Ballmer is not going to be happy about this. StatCounter (via eweek.com) just released their search stats from the month of September today. For the first time since its launch in June, Bing didn't make...

Oct 1 2009, 12:11pm CDT

ComScore Search Engine Rankings Debut ComScore has unveiled the latest search engine rankings for August 2009. Over the month, Americans conducted 13.9 billion search queries. The lion's share of those searches were conducted at Google sites with 64.6%...

Sep 23 2009, 12:00pm CDT

Yahoo Focuses On ''You''

Yahoo Focuses On ''You'' In the wake of their search engine merger with Bing, Yahoo is looking to find ways to reinvent itself as a company. For the time being, it seems they've settled on "Y!ou and Yahoo!" as the campaign to take them into the...

Sep 22 2009, 11:10am CDT

Search Engine Wars: Why Google Has Already Won

Search Engine Wars: Why Google Has Already Won Microsoft's 'Bing' search engine hasn't exactly "killed Google" or changed the way we search forever. What it has done is grow consistently. Since its launch in May, Bing has been gaining market share at a steady rate....

Sep 22 2009, 10:51am CDT

Bing 2.0 ''Visual Search'': Microsoft's Ace?

Bing 2.0 ''Visual Search'': Microsoft's Ace? Yesterday, Microsoft unveiled Bing 2.0 (and it made the TechCrunch50) to the world. No, it didn't involve a series of hyped up commercials and a broken, buggy new program. What it did involve, is Silverlight technology...

Sep 15 2009, 11:00am CDT

ComScore Releases July 2009 Search Engine Rankings ComScore has announced the rankings for search engines for July 2009. There were almost 13.6 billion searches conducted in America over the month with Google sites accounting for 64.7% of all searches. Microsoft grew...

Aug 19 2009, 8:00am CDT

Google Satisfaction High, Market Share Slipping

Google Satisfaction High, Market Share Slipping This year's American Consumer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) report is out, and it has some interesting things to say about Google, and their rivalry with upstart Bing. The ACSI, if you've never heard of it before, is a...

Aug 18 2009, 10:40am CDT

Help Test Caffeine, Google's Answer to Bing

Help Test Caffeine, Google's Answer to Bing The war between Google and Bing has been raging for sometime now, and we've all been waiting to see when Google would finally respond to Microsoft's new “decision engine”. That day has come with the launch of the...

Aug 11 2009, 10:45am CDT

A Giant Dies, Another is Reborn: The Yahoo/Microsoft Partnership

A Giant Dies, Another is Reborn: The Yahoo/Microsoft Partnership Yahoo has been a major player in the search engine market almost since the beginning. Their share of the market has waned a lot in recent years, but they still kept a respectable portion (20%) out of Google's hands. Now...

Jul 29 2009, 11:35am CDT