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Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Google Suggesting Firefox Users Change Their Search Engine & Home Page   —  Now that Yahoo has gained search share from Google thanks to its Firefox deal, the search giant seems to be finally hitting back with moves to get users to switch to Google.  —  I've been checking each week since …
Jan 22, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Google Knowledge Graph Now Showing Social Profiles For Brands   —  In November, Google began adding links to other social networks, outside of just Google+, within the knowledge graph box - but only for personalities such as famous actors, political figures and bands.
Jan 15, 2015, 10:10 PMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
Microsoft adds best-selling books carousel to Bing's search engine   —  Bing's New Best-Sellers Carousel Helps Readers Find Just The Right Book  —  Bing is courting book-lovers everywhere with its new search update, a carousel displaying the latest best-sellers.
Jan 8, 2015, 10:15 PMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Yahoo Directory Closes, Five Days Early   —  The Yahoo Directory, the core part of how Yahoo itself began in 1994, officially closed today, five days ahead of when Yahoo had said the end would come.  —  If you try to reach the Yahoo Directory at its long-standing address of http …
Dec 29, 2014, 12:15 AMIn context
Danny Sullivan / Search Engine Land:
Google still surfaces news in search results in Spain after shutting down its News site   —  How Google News Lives On In Spain Despite Being Closed  —  Did Google News really close in Spain?  If you consider Google News to be the ability to browse stories by topic, especially from a dedicated home page, yes.
Dec 21, 2014, 11:25 PMIn context
Ginny Marvin / Search Engine Land:
Google Launches “Store Visits” Metric In AdWords, To Help Prove Online-To-Offline Impact   —  It's been well known that Google has been working on a solution to tie clicks on search ads back to in-store traffic and sales as part of Estimated Total Conversions in AdWords.
Dec 18, 2014, 4:45 PMIn context
Barry Schwartz / Search Engine Land:
Google to close Freebase June 2015, will migrate data and APIs to Wikidata   —  Google To Close Freebase, Which Helped Feed Its Knowledge Graph  —  Google is shutting down Freebase, its open source repository of facts that, in part, helps power the Google Knowledge Graph.
Dec 17, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Amy Gesenhues / Search Engine Land:
Bing Rolls Out International Hotel Booking Feature & Updates Mobile Search Results   —  Bing released two updates today, adding a new hotel booking feature in partnership with TripAdvisor, as well as updating its mobile search results to include details like deep links and time-stamps.
Dec 11, 2014, 7:10 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
Google News to shut down in Spain Dec. 16 in response to recently passed Spanish copyright law   —  Strict New Copyright Law Forces End Of Google News In Spain  —  Google has decided to shut down Google News in Spain.  This drastic step will occur next week (December 16) …
Dec 10, 2014, 9:15 PMIn context
Greg Sterling / Search Engine Land:
EU Parliament passes resolution supporting unbundling of search engines from other commercial services, calls for creation of single digital market   —  Oh No They Didn't: European Parliament Calls For Break Up Of Google  —  Today many Americans are busy preparing Thanksgiving meals …
Nov 27, 2014, 5:50 PMIn context

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Microsoft:
Introducing Microsoft Surface Hub: The first device to unlock the power of the group  —  Surface Hub unlocks new capabilities for Microsoft's customers and demonstrates the flexibility of the Windows 10 platform.
HP:
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