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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…