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  1. Yandex Just Passed Bing to Become 4th Largest Global Search Engine

    Yandex doesn’t sell software – all it has is Yandex search with some verticals (its creative e-tailers street prices search, real-estate search and others). Yandex surpassed Microsoft on the number of monthly search queries worldwide in November...

  2. SearchDay | 3 Keys to a Successful Web Presence

    The areas they seek to invest are: Consumer Internet Software Clean-tech Bio-tech Health care Google says more industries could be added in the future as their interest determines. Yield Software Launches Search Marketing Suite Posted by Nathania...

  3. In Search Race, Ballmer Seeks More Eyeballs

    Just over a year after the software giant made a public - and unsolicited - bid for the Sunnyvale search engine, the playing field has changed. Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer just can't get away from questions about going after Yahoo - again.

  4. Yahoo! News Executive Editor Heads to Hearst

    Prior to that, Sean Suchter, Qi Lu, and Scott Moore gave up their purple people status for digs at the Redmond-based software giant. Though, most of his former colleagues have ended up at Microsoft. Most recently, Larry Heck, vice president of...

  5. Yet Another Yahoo! Heads to Microsoft

    Heck is just the latest in a stream of Yahoos leaving the purple behind for employment with the Redmond-based software giant. Larry Heck, the vice president of Search & Advertising Sciences at Yahoo Labs, has been wooed by Microsoft.

  6. 50 Most Memorable Moments in Search for 2008

    After rumors of a possible acquisition, Microsoft and Facebook simply expanded their existing partnership, which has the software giant invested in a 1.6% stake in the company, to include a Live Search on the social network.

  7. 'Twas the Monday After the Yahoo Shareholder Meeting

    He believes the software giant will come back for another grab in 2009. Tell us your predictions for the Microsoft-Yahoo saga in the comments. Many are still furious with Yang and the gang for turning down Microsoft's sweet $33 per share deal.

  8. Another Microsoft Offer, Another Yahoo Rejection

    Despite Yahoo's insistence that they remain open to an offer from Microsoft, they have, once again, rejected the software giant. Recently, Microsoft and Carl Icahn got quite cozy, and the budding relationship spawned a new Yahoo offer.

  9. Google CEO Affirms Stance on Independent Yahoo

    He also said that the Redmond-based software giant has a history of being anti-competitive, and that's evidence enough of their intentions with acquiring Yahoo. In the wake of Carl Icahn's declaration that Microsoft would buy a Yahoo run be a...