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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
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

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