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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

Baidu profit up 34 percent as mobile service grows

Baidu said Friday it earned 3.5 billion yuan in the three months ended June 30. Revenue rose 58.5 percent to 11.9 billion yuan .


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Baidu, Science / Technology

7 hrs ago | USA Today

Amazon shares tank after big Q2 loss

Amazon shares tank after big Q2 loss Amazon announces second quarter earnings Check out this story on Your Take contributions have not been reviewed for accuracy by USATODAY.


Related Topix: Amazon, Science / Technology, Jeff Bezos, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

8 hrs ago |

Some online retailers seeing value in opening bricks-and-mortar shops

After years of squeezing traditional retailers, e-commerce companies that were once digital-only are seeing the value of hanging up shingles in malls and bustling shopping streets.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Bonobos, Marketing

13 hrs ago | ComputerWorld

EU hears Google, Microsoft, Yahoo on 'right to be forgotten'

Google, Microsoft and Yahoo are meeting with European data protection authorities Thursday to discuss how to implement a recent ruling that gives people the right to have personal information excluded from search results.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology

17 hrs ago | KETV-TV

Facebook at all-time high on mobile might

It wasn't long ago that Facebook was widely seen as having a "mobile problem." Those days are gone, and investors couldn't be more pleased.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Mobile Marketing, Science / Technology

21 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

Cheap Internet, Better Bathrooms, and Unsupervised Outdoor Play

This picture taken on January 27, 2010 in Paris shows the internet homepage of the English version of the search engine website Google.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Wed Jul 23, 2014

New York Daily News

Web search engines make federal agency unnecessary: senators

A bipartisan duo of senators wants to kill a small government agency with a bill called the Let Me Google That for You Act.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, US Politics, US News, Claire McCaskill, US Senate, Democrat, Tom Coburn, Republican

The Motley Fool

Google Chrome Steals the Spotlight From Internet Explorer

Weak mobile presence is Microsoft's undoing IE still holds a comfortable lead in the desktop browser space with a 43.3% market share, thanks mainly to its longtime status as the default desktop web browser for Windows devices.


Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Bill Gates, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science / Technology

Business Journal

That new Birchbox store isn't really about selling products

The UpTake : Birchbox, which opened its first physical store open in New York City earlier this month, is looking not just for additional sales but the type of consumer only in-the-flesh shoppers that emanate heat can provide.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Syracuse University

Network World

Mozilla ships Firefox 31, adds search to new tab page

Mozilla yesterday released Firefox 31, patching 14 vulnerabilities, debuting a search box on the new tab page and adding a Google-provided service that detects and blocks known malicious files before they're downloaded.


Related Topix: Mozilla, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA

New Scientist

The new Google? Baidu's big plans to bust out of China

Baidu is not just looking at smart bikes. China's ambitious search firm wants to use AI to change computing - and it has global ambitions IS BAIDU about to step it up a gear? Rumours have been circulating that the Chinese search engine is developing a bike that could drive itself through packed city streets.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, CPU

River Front Times

Jon Rafman: Artist creates a disturbing image of the Internet at Contemporary Art Museum

As staff at the Contemporary Art Museum has busied themselves lately crafting cat puns, flooding social media with cat videos and shamelessly making the rounds to worry - publicly - whether those madcap kitties from its Internet Cat Video Festival should be considered "art" or not, there's been precious little mention of a complementary exhibit at ... (more)


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Arts, Painting, Science / Technology

Review: Amazon's first phone may Fire up smartphone market has sold a gazillion phones through the years, but until now, the e-commerce giant has never had to sell an Amazon phone.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Speakers, Cameras

The Washington Post

The Switchboard: Deaf advocacy groups dona t want net neutrality killed on their behalf

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler speaks during an open meeting to receive public comment on proposed open Internet notice of proposed rulemaking and spectrum auctions May 15, 2014 at the FCC headquarters in Washington, DC.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Telecom, Ars Technica, Science / Technology, Israel, World News, Middle East, Sports

Daily Echo

Internet entrepreneur's A 1m success

A Hampshire Internet entrepreneur, who started his business from scratch, is celebrating record sales - and hitting the A 1m annual turnover mark.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

The New Zealand Herald

China's Xiaomi targets India in push for 100m phones

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi using his mobile phone. Chinese company Xiaomi is targeting India to boost its smartphone sales.


Related Topix: Cell Phones, Cellphones, Electronics, Flipkart, CPU, Science / Technology, World News, India,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Washington Times

Worldwide web of challenges as U.S. cedes Internet oversight

As the Obama administration prepares to cede a key oversight role for the Internet and domain names, technology officials say the next challenge for the Web will be to ensure accountability and preserve the Internet's openness as a global communications and commerce network.


Related Topix: Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers, Computers, Science / Technology

Data Center Knowledge

SoftLayer Adds InfiniBand to Offer High Speed Networking Performance in the Cloud

SoftLayer customers will benefit from faster connections between bare metal servers as the company announced on Tuesday that it has added support for InfiniBand networking architecture.


Related Topix: SoftLayer, Science / Technology, High Performance Computing, Science, Computer Science

Business Journal

Campbell Soup's $10B revenue goal means embracing veggie juice, healthy trends

Campbell Soup Co. officials told analysts on Monday that the Camden, N.J.-based company is hoping to reach its $10 billion annual revenue goal within the next five years by strengthening its core business and expanding into faster-growing spaces.


Related Topix: Food, Campbell Soup, Camden, NJ, Science / Technology

Part 3 - Dissecting the Difference Between Japanese and American Retail: The Internet's Role

Although loyal allies to the world, and innovators within our creative culture, Japan and the United States of America have many obvious differences when it comes to the realm of commerce.


Related Topix: Science / Technology


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