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Apple Introduces A New iPad

iPad, Android Tablet Search Engine Designed To Rival Google

Are tablet users looking for an alternative to Google and other search engines designed primarily for PCs?

01/04/2013

Google

Microsoft Paints Google As ‘Lousy Holiday Shopping Guide’ In New Ads

Microsoft is trying to skewer Google as a lousy holiday shopping guide in its latest attempt to divert more traffic to its Bing search engine.

11/28/2012

The Ask.com homepage. (Ask.com)

Oakland-Based Ask.com Adding About.com To Online Offerings

About.com provides information on a wide variety of topics and also operates ConsumerSearch.com and Calorie-Count.com. Content is written by paid experts known as guides.

08/28/2012

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Tech Report: Google Search To Incorporate Your Gmail Data

Google will now incorporate information gathered from your Gmail account into your search results. The tech giant made the announcement Wednesday in a move that is not yet certain whether it will help or hinder the company.

08/08/2012

The websites of Bing, Microsoft and Yahoo are displayed on a computer monitor. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Bing Revamp Includes Social Network Add-Ons To Take On Google

Microsoft is ramping up its fight against Google with a tweak to its Bing search engine by adding social components with connections to both Facebook and Twitter.

05/10/2012

Yahoo! Inc. headquarters in Sunnyvale. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Yahoo Facing Major Restructuring, Potential Layoffs

Silicon Valley insiders are buzzing about the potential of thousands of Yahoo layoffs and another company restructuring in the coming weeks.

03/31/2012

Google

Tech Report: Google Plans Search Engine Revamp

Rumors abound that Google is planning a new approach to web search that hopes to keep you on their site by giving you facts instead of links.

03/15/2012

Google

Google Solidifies Search Engine Dominance Despite Privacy Concerns

Google is almost everyone’s favorite search engine, despite misgivings about data-collection and advertising practices that are widely seen as intrusive.

03/09/2012

Google

Tech Report: Google+ Integrates With Search Function, Competitors Cry Foul

A new move by Google to boost its search results has angered some of its Google+ users over privacy and has competitors calling it an unfair advantage.

01/14/2012

Google Mulls Possible Role In Yahoo Bid

The Wall Street Journal reports that Google is exploring the possibility of helping to finance a possible deal by others to acquire Yahoo.

10/22/2011

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