Feb 182015
 

Yandex, Russia’s largest search provider, has filed a complaint against Google for what it believes are anti-competitive practices. The complaint specifically relates Google’s bundling of its search engine and apps into Android, which is, by far, the most popular mobile OS in Russia. According to Yandex, Google is actively preventing local smartphone vendors from pre-loading […]

Feb 182015
 

Yandex, Russia’s largest search provider, has filed a complaint against Google for what it believes are anti-competitive practices. The complaint specifically relates Google’s bundling of its search engine and apps into Android, which is, by far, the most popular mobile OS in Russia. According to Yandex, Google is actively preventing local smartphone vendors from pre-loading […]

Apr 042014
 

DuckDuckGo Gabriel Weinberg, CEO at DuckDuckGo DuckDuckGo bills itself as “the search engine that doesn’t track you”. After the revelations in the US National Security Agency files, that sounds tempting. Named after the playground game duck duck goose, the site is not just banking on the support of people paranoid about GCHQ and the NSA. […]

Oct 122013
 

Russia reportedly planning state-controlled ‘Sputnik’ search engine | The Verge Longform Video Reviews Tech Science Culture Design Business US & World Forums Back to top Search Previous Story The Weekender: spinning singles, sensing smoke, and sniffing out samples Next Story Research provides new insight into how the Earth’s core was formed By Andrew Webster on […]

Sep 112013
 

Today comScore released US search market share figures for August. I’m tempted to say, “Nothing to see here folks, move on.” All the numbers are basically flat compared with July. There was almost no movement across sites; everybody’s in the same position as last month. A year ago Google’s share of the US search market […]

Oct 042011
 

To cater to a consumer base that continues to increase its online media consumption, many traditional local media properties such as newspapers, TV and radio stations have made the shift to digital. But when seeking out local information and news online, consumers are less inclined to turn to digital editions of local newspapers, radio and […]

Oct 152010
 

Investors should buy bullish Yahoo! Inc. options because the company, which has the second-biggest U.S. search engine, probably will be sold, Susquehanna International Group LLP said. Susquehanna strategists recommended buying a January 2012 $15 call while selling a January 2012 $20 call, a strategy known as a call spread which cuts the cost of the […]

Oct 082010
 

(AFP) – 7 hours ago WASHINGTON — Yahoo! began rolling out changes to its Web search engine on Thursday, the first significant revamp since it partnered with Microsoft to take on market leader Google. Microsoft and Yahoo! reached an agreement last year which calls for the US software giant to eventually power searches at all […]

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