Google growth slows dramatically in 1Q (AP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, April 17th, 2009

Google Inc. eked out a higher profit in the first quarter as the Internet search leader trimmed its work force and winnowed other expenses to overcome the slowest revenue growth since the company went public nearly five years ago.

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Yahoo First Page Search Advertising Grows 10% (Search Engine Journal)

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

According to a study by AdGooroo, an online advertising intelligence provider, active first page advertisers on Yahoo search have incresed by 10% in the first quarter of 2009. AdGooroo released its Search Engine Advertising Update. The Search Engine Advertising Update documents several trends that emerged during the first quarter, including the annual arrival of larger search […] Check out the …

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Google machine put to test in first quarter (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Monday, April 13th, 2009

With three rounds of layoffs announced since the year began, Google is showing rare signs of vulnerability.

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