Firefox opts for Google as default search in U.S., surprising Yahoo

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Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

Firefox makes Google the default search in U.S., surprising Yahoo

Alphabet's Google reclaimed on Tuesday its spot as the default search engine on Mozilla's Firefox Internet browser in the United States and other regions as the browser maker stunned Verizon's Yahoo by canceling their deal......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 15th, 2017

Success of iPhone X will cost Google billions

Google has to pay billions of dollars for the privilege of being the default search engine on Apple’s devices......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 28th, 2017

How Google Is Beating Microsoft Bing on the iPhone

Apple switches up the defaults. Apple is switching the default search engine to Google from Microsoft’s Bing for its Siri digit.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 25th, 2017

Google to pay Apple $3 bn to remain default search engine on iOS devices

Apple's iOS devices contribute about 50% to Google's mobile search revenue.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 15th, 2017

What"s Driving Apple"s Services Profits? It May Be Google.

The search giant pays the Mac maker billions per year to remain the default search engine in iOS Safari......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 14th, 2017

Google paying Apple billions to remain default search on iOS, analyst says

Alphabet's Google is paying Apple billions of dollars a year to remain the default search engine on iOS devices such as the iPad and iPhone, according to a research note from Bernstein. Citing court documents that indica.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2017

Google may have paid Apple $3 billion to remain the iPhone"s default search engine (AAPL, GOOG, GOOGL)

APApple won't say what the exact number is, but Google pays a substantial amount of money to Apple in order to remain the default s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2017

The Search Ace Standing Between Baidu and Irrelevance

For much of the past two decades, Qi Lu, a search-technology whiz, waged losing battles against Google, first at Yahoo then at Microsoft’s Bing. Now, he says he can shape China’s Baidu into a worthy competitor in artificial intelligence......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 25th, 2017

Evan Spiegel on Facebook: "Just because Yahoo has a search box doesn’t mean they’re Google" (SNAP)

AP Snap CEO Evan Spiegel has finally addressed the giant blue elephant in the room. During his company's first-ever earnings call with investors on Wednesday, Spiegel summed up hi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 10th, 2017

Microsoft"s new version of Windows 10 doesn"t let you make Google your default search engine

MicrosoftMicrosoft’s light.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 3rd, 2017

Google Tops Web Traffic List, Followed by Yahoo and Facebook

Search tops portal and social media, according to new data about visits to America's largest websites in September......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 22nd, 2016

Google and Microsoft Not Part of NSA Email Scanning Tied to Yahoo

Google, Microsoft, and Twitter say they are not part of a new NSA program. The tech world expressed alarm on Tuesday over a report that the National Security Agency ordered Yahoo to build custom software to search incoming email messages, a move that .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 4th, 2016

Google has picked an answer for you - too bad it"s often wrong

Going beyond search, the internet giant is promoting a single result over all others, and many are contentious, improbable or laughably incorrect.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard9 hr. 42 min. ago

Google Has Picked an Answer for You---Too Bad It"s Often Wrong

Going beyond search, the internet giant is presenting itself as an oracle by promoting a single result over all others as a definitive answer. Many of these “featured snippets” are contentious, improbable or laughably incorrect......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 16th, 2017

Google Will Now Reveal Salary Numbers Along with Your Job Search Results

Looking for a new position can be a job unto itself. Google is aiming to make the process a lot easier with the release of four new features......»»

Category: topSource: incNov 16th, 2017

Google Wins Back Firefox. Does It Matter?

It's the little things......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 16th, 2017

Google critic Thiel gave money to official probing search giant

Peter Thiel, the venture capitalist who backed Donald Trump’s presidential run, gave $300,000 to a political campaign of Josh Hawley, the Missouri attorney general who opened an antitrust investigation into Google this week......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 15th, 2017

Google’s Job Search Tool Now Lets You See Salary Information

It shows information from other job sites. Google is helping give job seekers an idea of how much they woul.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 15th, 2017

Is Mozilla"s Firefox Quantum Browser Better Than Google Chrome?

Mozilla's new Firefox Quantum browser is twice as fast as its predecessors......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 15th, 2017

Google Home gets a makeover: From sound settings to search, all that is new

Making the app more intuitive, the key navigation buttons have been moved to the bottom.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 15th, 2017