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Websites that link to pirated music and movies to be blocked

05/13/2011, Bad news for folks who frequent illegal file sharing and torrent sites to for their entertainment purposes. A recently proposed bill named the Protect IP Act (Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft of Intellectual Property), the...

When Google’s Panda Rewards Content Theft

04/19/2011, If you’re a webmaster who cares about Search Engines, you have heard about the Google “Panda” Update. Here’s what the update was about, in Google’s own terms: “Google depends on the high-quality content created by...

Microsoft to file antitrust lawsuit against Google

03/31/2011, In a strange turn of events, it looks like Microsoft is now in the driver’s seat for dishing out antitrust lawsuits against its competitors. What seemed to be their specialty many years ago (when they were on the receiving end), Microsoft plan on...

Google +1, Going From Relevancy to Popularity?

03/30/2011, Google has announced that it is +1 Button, a way to let user put their “stamp of approval” on search results – for their friends and Google contacts to see, and for Google to analyze.  At this time, and probably for the foreseeable...

Bing notches up another percentile point over Google

02/13/2011, Microsoft’s Bing search engine has scored a minor victory over Internet search giant Google, hitting 13.1% search through January, which came at Google’s expense as the latter fell to 65.6%. It seems that this was partly achieved due to Bing...

Blekko search engine launched

11/01/2010, You might want to repeat the word Blekko over and over again, as it might just be the next big thing where search engines are concerned. So you thought that having three players (Google, Bing and Yahoo) are more than enough? Not the folks at Blekko, who...

Microsoft’s Bing zips past Yahoo, sits behind Google now

09/14/2010, Microsoft’s Bing search engine has just overtaken Yahoo to take the second place spot for search engine’s in the US, which means it is now going to go up against Google at the top – at least that’s what The Nielsen Company says. In...

Ask.com engine to be powered by humans

07/27/2010, When it comes to search engines, it is no doubt that Google is king and will be for the forseeable future. Well, despite lagging far behind Google, Yahoo and Bing in terms of the search engine market, Ask.com still is the sixth-largest Web property in the...

Bing The Only Search Option On Windows Phone 7

07/22/2010, This might not go down well with many folks, but word is out that Microsoft’s Bing will be the only default search engine on Windows Phone 7 devices. The reason behind it is apparently that the search engine is heavily integrated into the OS,...

Baidu Search Engine Considering Foray Into The Mobile OS Market?

07/20/2010, Rumor is going around that the Chinese search engine company Baidu is considering entering the mobile OS market and compete with rivals such as Google’s Android. Details are still quite sketchy at the moment, but word is that it’ll be an...

Google search has a brand new look

05/05/2010, Google decided to introduce a spanking new look to their search results, where the latest evolutions in their search technology has made is even easier to search for what you’re looking for exactly. You get a simple left-hand navigation with the new...

Google And Nintendo To Release Search Engine Game

04/07/2010, While there’s absolutely no doubt that Google is immensely popular, did you ever think that the search engine giant was popular enough to warrant a game based on it? It’s been confirmed that Nintendo and Google are working together to develop...

Bing market share increases

03/17/2010, Interesting – US search market figures for last month by Nielsen points towards the ascension of Microsoft’s Bing with Google’s market share figures dropping. With Bing being the default search engine for Internet Explorer and...

Google 99.9 Percent Sure To Shut Down Google.cn?

03/14/2010, By now you’ve probably heard of Google’s spat with the Chinese government, especially the bit where Google threatened to pull out of China. According to the latest rumblings on the Internet, Google is preparing to close Google.cn. Aside from...