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…

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…

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…