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  1. 'The Power of Google' Senate Hearing is Must Watch TV Today

    Given Expedia is represented by counsel, the purchase of ITA will no doubt be front and center. today. Executive Chairman and former CEO Eric Schmidt will testify along with a number of his competitors who claim Google has hurt their business.

  2. Searcher Intent: Why Vertical Search is Now Giving Ground to Core Search

    With continued acquisitions of vertical search providers like Google’s acquisition of ITA for travel search or Zagat for restaurant reviews, the core search engines appear focused on this type of searcher intent and I would expect their results...

  3. Was Google's Marissa Mayer Snubbed in Local + More Reorg Notes

    After blogging about the Google-ITA deal, we learned Jeff Huber is now Google's Senior Vice President, Commerce and Local. Google CEO Larry Page made waves in his first week back at the helm last week, promoting seven executives to senior vice...

  4. Google FTC Antitrust Probe Rumors Emerge as ITA Verdict Nears

    Federal Trade Commission antitrust investigation after the Justice Department completes its review of Google's acquisition of travel software developer ITA Software and determines whether to challenge or impose restrictions on the deal, Bloomberg...