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

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

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Category: topSource: reutersNov 14th, 2017

Mozilla says Yahoo never delivered on its search deal and caused Firefox usage to decline — now they"re both suing each other (VZ, AABA)

Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch Mozilla counter-sued Yahoo and Oath on Tuesday, following Yahoo's lawsuit against Mozilla on December 1. The companies are disput.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 6th, 2017

New Google donate button makes it easier to give money to your favorite nonprofit

A new "donate" option will pop up in Google search when you are hunting online for a nonprofit, making it easier to give money during .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 28th, 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 makes $1.1 billion deal for Pixel-maker HTC

Google and HTC announced a $1.1 billion deal that lets Google hire some of the Taiwanese smartphone maker's employees and inks a non-exclusive license for HTC intellectual property, strengthening the search engine giant's hardware bench. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 21st, 2017

This AI Startup Raised $60 Million in Round Led by First Backers of Snap

ThoughtSpot makes data analytics software for businesses with a Google-like search tool. Silicon Valley technolo.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 17th, 2017

Box is now plugged into Google"s AI, letting you easily search through images without needing to tag them first (BOX)

BoxPresumably one of the major benefits of artificial intelligence is its ability to perform tasks faster and with less complaining than a human can. So it only makes sense that one of th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 17th, 2017

Google brings Q&As to Google Maps and search

Google products like Maps and search more or less exist, on a basic level, to answer questions. So it kind of makes sense that Google is adding a Q&A feature to results in Maps and search to........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 17th, 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

RANKED: The 8 best keyboards for your iPhone

REUTERS/Adnan AbidiApple makes good hardware. It does not always make good software. Its default keyboard is one example of that. Thankfully, anyone in search of something else has worthy alternatives to choose f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 22nd, 2017

Google Tweaks Ad Blacklist Policy, Makes It More Easier For Publishers

On Monday, Google announced that it had changed the way it enforces ad removal policies on its ad sales platform AdSense and DoubleClick ad exchange. With these changes, the search giant aims to please publishers by providing more transparency on.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMay 15th, 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

The New Way People Search Makes Amazon an Even Bigger Threat to Google

Voice search monetization is a tough nut to crack, and Amazon looks better suited for it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 8th, 2016

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