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Google AdWords’ mechanism of Bidding for Ads Placement was a patent owned by Overture

Yahoo is raising lawsuit against Facebook for infringing 10 patents it owns. The timing is damn right. It is just before Facebook is going to be public listed. This article Déjà Hoo: Yahoo Has Done the Pre-IPO Legal Shakedown Dance … Continue reading

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Is Yahoo! a Sinking Ship?

Yahoo! declared to lay off 600 people… sounds a lot. It is about 5% of its total workforce. What has happened to Yahoo? In the past, we discussed already how Yahoo has been hard hit by Google for the past … Continue reading

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Google Beats Analysts’ Expectations Again! How should Microsoft and Yahoo! react?

Google beat the analysts’ expectations again last week, releasing higher-than-expected earnings per share results. This confirms once again that during a period of economic turmoil, people resort more to the online advertising medium because it provides more flexibility and more … Continue reading

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Google’s Chrome – Browser or New OS?

I have been using the new Google browser for almost two weeks. You might have heard a lot of discussion about this new browser all over the world. People are looking to Google to deliver a new browser to combat … Continue reading

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Google’s New Competitor: Cuil.com – How cool is this new search engine?

Cuil.com, a new search engine launched two days ago, is set to be another competitor for Google in the web search industry. What makes this search engine different from others is the profile of its founders. Most of them are ex-employees of … Continue reading

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Yahoo + Google = Monopoly???

Last Thursday, Yahoo announced the halt of discussions of a possible strategic partnership with Microsoft. The fallout of a Yahoo/Microsoft deal might be a piece of good news for Google. Right after ending talks with Microsoft, Yahoo announced a strategic … Continue reading

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Google: Smart company that beats analysts’ expectations again

Google once again demonstrates its exceptionally innovative power, as we have discussed in other posts, by stunning analysts with its greater-than-expected 30% increase in its first quarter report. Google’s share price in after-hour trading jumped 17% to 525.96 last Thursday … Continue reading

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Microsoft Acquires Yahoo! – A good strategy?

Microsoft sent out the warning message this Monday to Yahoo’s board of directors, reasserting its proposal to acquire Yahoo!, and citing a deadline of three weeks for Yahoo’s consideration of the proposal. Many people regard this as a bold move … Continue reading

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SEO and Applied Semantics — The Future Trend of Calculating the Keyword Density of a Webpage

When people talk about keyword density in SEO (Search Engine Optimization), they usually limit themselves to saying, “use the exact the same keyword throughout your web copy to stress the related keywords”. And the general rule is: the more repetitive … Continue reading

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Google Acquires YouTube – A doubtful move

Google has just acquired YouTube for $1.6 billion US, one of the largest acquisitions in Google’s history. It is creating the same exciting feeling as we used to experience in the dot.com era in the ’90’s. However, the move is … Continue reading

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