Google goes global with Apps (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Monday, October 19th, 2009

Google Inc said more than 2 million businesses now use its online office software, and the Web search leader is going global on Monday with an advertising campaign to lure customers away from Microsoft Corp and IBM products.

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Google Caffeine FAQ: Your Questions Answered (PC World via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, August 11th, 2009

Google has unveiled Caffeine, a “next-generation architecture” for its Web search platform. The retooled search engine is said to be faster, more accurate, and more comprehensive than the current Google search setup.

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Icahn Gives Thumbs Up to Yahoo-Microsoft Deal (New York Times)

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

There seems to be at least one investor who is happy with Yahoo ?s decision last week to enter into a 10-year Web search deal with Microsoft : Carl C. Icahn.

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Yahoo Got a Great Deal, Says Microsoft?s Ballmer (New York Times)

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Yahoo?s stock price is down about 16 percent since it announced its deal Wednesday morning to turn over its Web search operations to Microsoft in exchange for an 88 percent cut of the advertising revenue.

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Microsoft and Yahoo strike Web search partnership (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Microsoft Corp and Yahoo Inc inked a 10-year Web search deal to challenge market leader Google Inc but stopped short of combining their display advertising businesses.

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Yahoo to test Google ads as defence vs. Microsoft (Tiscali)

Sunday, May 24th, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Yahoo Inc said on Wednesday it will carry Web search advertising from Google Inc in a test that could put pressure on Microsoft Corp to raise its bid to buy the company.

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Google unveils new search features (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

Google rolled out new Web search features on Tuesday and an update to its “Sky Map” that can allow users of its mobile phones to figure out which constellations they are looking at in the night sky.

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Google letting cash “pile up”: CEO (Reuters via Yahoo! News)

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Google Inc plans to let its cash “pile up” as it weathers the economic recession, the Web search leader’s Chief Executive Eric Schmidt said on Wednesday.

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Google CEO wishes Microsoft, Yahoo! luck on search (AFP via Yahoo! News)

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Google chief executive Eric Schmidt wished rivals Microsoft and Yahoo! luck on Tuesday in competing on Web search but took aim at the software giant for what he called a “history” of trying to “restrict consumer choice.”

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Shares of Yahoo sink after analyst downgrade (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Monday, January 12th, 2009

Shares of Web search provider Yahoo Inc. fell Monday after an analyst predicted spending on online advertising will sink more than usual in the typically slow first quarter.

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