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Mark Bergen / Re/code:
Google Now, deprioritized by Sundar Pichai, saw exodus of key staff after the team was transferred from the Android group to search   —  Google Now's Staff Exodus Reveals Hurdles for New CEO Pichai  —  On Thursday, Microsoft fired up an old rivalry.  The Redmond giant released an update …
Aug 24, 2015, 1:25 PMIn context
Garett Sloane / Digiday:
Sources: Google, Yahoo, and Bing test promoted video ads in search results   —  ‘A gusher of money’: Google testing video ads in search results, industry sources say  —  Google is testing promoted video ads in search results, a format that could bring more brand dollars to marketing there …
Aug 20, 2015, 1:45 PMIn context
Jordan Novet / VentureBeat:
Bing for Android update beats Google On Tap to the punch, offering information and actions based on what's on screen when you hold down the home button   —  Microsoft beats Google to the punch: Bing for Android update does what Now on Tap will do  —  Microsoft today is introducing a major …
Aug 20, 2015, 10:25 AMIn context
Aaron Wall / SEO Book:
Yahoo is testing Google-powered search results and ads   —  Yahoo! Search Testing Google Search Results  —  Search PandaMonium  —  A couple days ago Microsoft announced a deal with AOL to have AOL sell Microsoft display ads & for Bing to power AOL's organic search results and paid search ads for a decade starting in January.
Jul 1, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
AOL to take over Microsoft ad sales for display, mobile, and video in US and 8 other markets; Bing to replace Google on AOL for search and search advertising   —  AOL Takes Over Majority of Microsoft's Ad Business, Swaps Google Search For Bing  —  Microsoft Corp. is stepping back from the advertising business in a big way.
Jun 29, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Google, Microsoft, and Amazon pay maker of Adblock Plus to have their ads whitelisted   —  Google, Microsoft, and Amazon are paying to get around Adblock Plus  —  Some of the web's biggest companies have been paying to get around Adblock Plus, according to a new report from Financial Times.
Feb 2, 2015, 1:00 PMIn context
Lisa Fleisher / Wall Street Journal:
Microsoft, Yahoo begin implementing right to be forgotten in Europe   —  In Europe, Microsoft and Yahoo Have Started to Forget  —  Microsoft 's Bing and Yahoo have started to scrub search results for Europeans who want to exercise their “right to be forgotten,” company officials said.
Nov 28, 2014, 4:35 PMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
Bing & Google Offering New Search Tools For 2014 Election Season   —  With the November 4th elections looming ever so near, both Bing and Google have launched search tools to help voters stay informed.  From news and analysis, to predictions and voter registration information …
Oct 13, 2014, 9:40 PMIn context
Eric Enge / Stone Temple Consulting:
Google Now comes way ahead of Siri and Cortana in a 3K+ voice knowledge-query test   —  The Great Knowledge Box Showdown: Google Now vs. Siri vs. Cortana  —  Google's Knowledge Graph has been the center of much attention lately.  We have been hearing a lot about another concept called the Knowledge Vault as well.
Oct 12, 2014, 8:30 AMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Bing: No Plans To Give Ranking Boost For HTTPS   —  At Search Marketing Expo, Bing's Vincent Wehren, the Lead Program Manager for Bing Webmaster Tools, said they have no plans on ever giving a ranking boost to websites that switch to HTTPS.  —  In August, Google began giving sites that use HTTPS …
Oct 2, 2014, 8:50 PMIn context

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