Yahoo to compete with Bing despite Microsoft deal (Malaya)

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

SUNNYVALE, California?Yahoo Inc. said on Monday it has revamped its search to compete against Microsoft Corp?s Bing, even as it relies on the Redmond giant to power its queries.

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Google refines searches for pictures and news (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, April 21st, 2009

Google on Monday unveiled software tools that let people search the Internet using pictures or chronologically organize results of queries for news.

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Google: 1 Million Advertisers in 2007, More Now (New York Times)

Friday, January 9th, 2009

There are a few reasons Google makes so much more money than rivals like Yahoo and Microsoft in search advertising. First, it accounts for a lot more searches. Second, its technology is believed to be better at matching ads to queries. And third, it has more advertisers. A lot more.

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Google giving voice to iPhone Internet search (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Friday, November 14th, 2008

Google is reportedly weighing into the Internet voice search arena with a free application that lets iPhone users surf online by speaking queries.

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Yahoo-Google: Both Sides Win, But Google Wins More: Analyst (Forbes)

Tuesday, August 19th, 2008

Yahoo’s ad deal with Google should help it monetize certain queries better, but analysts have wondered whether Yahoo risks hollowing out its own ad business, as buyers view Google as a one-stop shop.

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