Microsoft & Yahoo partnership vs. Google

Microsoft's Bing is to power Yahoo's sites, a joint engineering team will begin adapting Bing for the Yahoo site, and hopefully the engine is added to the Yahoo site by the end of this year

Google spokesman Adam Kovacevich said the search company welcomes the new competition. "There has always been robust competition in our industry, which keeps us on our toes and benefits users," wrote Kovacevich. "We compete against a number of alternatives, including traditional search engines, vertical search sites, social networks, and other forms of online and offline advertising."

The joining of Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo Inc. can significantly heat up competition in a business that has been dominated by Google Inc. for so long

View Article



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Packaged application development teams frequently operate with limited testing environments due to time and labor constraints. By virtualizing the entire application stack, packaged application development teams can deliver business results faster, at higher quality, and with lower risk.

  • Live Event Date: September 19, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT In response to the rising number of data breaches and the regulatory and legal impact that can occur as a result of these incidents, leading analysts at Forrester Research have developed five important design principles that will help security professionals reduce their attack surface and mitigate vulnerabilities. Check out this upcoming eSeminar and join Chris Sherman of Forrester Research to learn how to deal with the influx of new device …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds