If your NCAA March Madness brackets are as messed up as mine, you'll need a distraction this weekend.
So, catch up with these search stories from the week that just didn't make it into their own post.
Google Analytics is now integrated into the Microsoft Silverlight framework. They also announced they are developing a global, browser-based opt-out plugin.
Google Commerce Search added advanced synonym options.
Google Android has added Gesture Search to versions 1.6 or higher.
Yahoo! is acquiring CitizenSports.com.
AOL is expanding their local efforts.
Google Maps for Mobile updated their Android app.
Google Buzz gets a widget on Android.
Google Operating System shows us how to stop buffering annoying Justin Bieber videos on YouTube.
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