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Anthony Ha / TechCrunch:
AdStage Raises $6.25M To Bring Its Cross-Network Ad Platform To The Masses   —  AdStage, a startup whose co-founder and CEO Sahil Jain said he plans on “bringing a real SaaS model to the ad tech space,” is announcing that it has raised a $6.25 million Series A.
Aug 13, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
John Ribeiro / PC World:
Bing follows Google in offering Europeans the ‘right to be forgotten’   —  Microsoft has started accepting requests from users in Europe who want to remove search links from Bing under a recent “right-to-be-forgotten” ruling by Europe's top court.  —  The company has asked European residents …
Jul 17, 2014, 4:50 AMIn context
BBC:
US lifts restrictions on more detailed satellite images   —  The Worldview-3 satellite is set to launch in August  —  Sites like Google and Bing Maps will be able to use higher-quality satellite images, thanks to US government restrictions being lifted.  —  Companies had not been allowed …
Jun 16, 2014, 11:45 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Apple Drops Google For Bing As “Spotlight” Search Provider In iOS 8 & Mac OS X “Yosemite”   —  Bing has gained another win with Apple, becoming integrated into a new version of Spotlight in Apple's forthcoming Mac OS X “Yosemite” operating system and in the coming iOS 8 mobile operating system.
Jun 2, 2014, 6:20 PMIn context
Todd Bishop / GeekWire:
Microsoft Bing rolls out personalized cards, integrated with Cortana, competing with Google Now and Siri   —  They're not calling it “Bing Now,” but a new service just announced by Microsoft will feel very familiar to some Google users.  “Starting today, we are unveiling a set of personalized cards …
Apr 16, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Mary Jo Foley / ZDNet:
Did Microsoft just kill its anti-Google ‘Scroogled’ campaign?   —  Summary: A Microsoft Corporate Vice President claims Microsoft is ‘done’ with its ‘Scroogled’ campaign.  But is the company really Scroogled out?  —  Has Microsoft quietly done away with its anti-Google “Scroogled” campaign?
Apr 14, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Anonymous Social App Secret Confirms $8.6 Million In New Funding   —  Secret, the anonymous social sharing app popular among the Silicon Valley and tech industry crowd, officially announced today it has raised $8.6 million in outside investment.  The round included participation from Garry Tan …
Mar 14, 2014, 12:45 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Microsoft's digital assistant Cortana will support nicknames, “Notebook” system for accessing personal info, Google Now-like notifications   —  This is Cortana, Microsoft's answer to Siri  —  Microsoft's upcoming Windows Phone 8.1 update will include Cortana …
Mar 3, 2014, 11:15 AMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
More Cortana details: Siri/Google Now-like virtual assistant to replace Bing search feature in Windows Phone 8.1   —  Apple has Siri, and Microsoft is about to get Cortana  —  Microsoft has been in a state of “shut up and ship” with Windows Phone for more than a year now.
Feb 20, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Ina Fried / Re/code:
Ahead of Acquisition Binge, Lenovo Quarterly Revenue Tops $10 Billion for First Time   —  Lenovo, which is in the process of buying IBM's server business and Google's Motorola phone business, said Thursday that its existing business topped $10 billion in quarterly revenue, a first for the company.
Feb 12, 2014, 9:50 PMIn context

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