Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

This just handed me: Experian Hitwise has just announced that Google accounted for 72.15 percent of all U.S. searches conducted in the four weeks ending Oct. 2, 2010. That’s up 1 percent over the previous month….

As I mentioned last month, on of the big stories at SES San Francisco is the Microsoft Yahoo! Search Alliance, aka MicroHoo….

Microsoft’s Greg Nelson and Yahoo’s Mark Morrissey recently gave interviews to Kara Swisher of AllThingsD. Nelson and Morrissey are in charge of a two-year effort to coordinate the massive search and online advertising partnership that their companies struck last year. According to Swisher, their job “essentially is the search equivalent of herding cats.”…

How do you get Canadians from Victoria to Petawawa to put their town on the map? You ask them politely to submit photos they have snapped of their hometowns to the Bing photo contest….

One of the reasons marketers went to SES New York 2010 was to see new products and services. And they weren’t disappointed….

The top story on Day 3 of SES New York 2010 was the morning keynote by Yusuf Mehdi, Senior Vice President of the Online Audience Business for Bing. Check out the story by Sharon Pian Chan in the Seattle Times entitled, “Microsoft adds Foursquare to Bing Maps.”…

February is always a weird month for search data….

Experian Hitwise today announced that Bing’s share of searches has increased for the third straight month….

Personalized search suggestions now available from historical search clues….

Phones are due out by the 2010 holiday season….