Microsoft announced on Monday that they are to launch a multi-million pound TV campaign for Bing to challenge Google’s dominance […]
Search is changing rapidly. Search Engines are looking at user intent and what users want. And speed is one thing which users want badly. Get information as fast as you possibly can. It doesn’t matter if its not accurate or if its ‘only’ written in 140 characters, as long as its fast.
It is no secret that Microsoft wants this business, and those who have been in the industry will recall previous attempts, most significantly the shennanigans of 2008, which saw an unsolicited proposal to buy the whole Yahoo! business in February of that year, for $44.6BN dollars in cash and shares.
Everyone wants a slice of the social pie. While the classic social networks like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter keep developing by adding new functionality, other companies are trying to create their own social networks. But building a valuable social network takes an enormous amount of time, or does it?
Ok, it’s Saturday afternoon, so forgive me if this isn’t the most in-depth post you will ever see on State […]
Is it time for widespread adoption of structured data like microformats and RDFa, or should we wait to see where this trend is headed?
Last weeks ruling in Italy, which has three Googlers facing time in jail, caused some surprised reactions around the globe. But if we respond well, it might very well be a blessing in disguise.
IF Google would ever be forced to do something about their Streetview-pictures, there is a very good alternative waiting for you over at Bing. The “new” Bing Maps is called Streetside Photos and is currently only available in Seattle, San Francisco and Vancouver (Canada).
Google is powerful, very powerful. Over the past year, especially in Europe, Google has been running into some boundaries though. But would Google care? According to comedy.com not. And there is also no way back. Enjoy this video!
Google is by far the largest search engine in Europe. With an average market share of 95% there is no […]