Monthly Archives: October 2013

$349 Nexus 5 appears, then disappears in Google Play

We’ve seen a ton of Nexus 5 leaks lately, including a purported technical manual , rumors about an October 15 release date , and a 7-minute leaked video showing off the purported device. Now, however, we’ve got an all but … Continue reading

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Google Hits All Time High on Earnings Beat: What Wall Street’s Saying

Google ( GOOG ) blew out its third-quarter earnings estimates, as the Internet search giant shows paid click volumes aren’t slowing down anytime soon. Paid clicks — which include clicks related to ads served on Google sites and the sites … Continue reading

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Google Exceeds Earnings Estimates as Ad Prices Slip

For more than a decade, Google’s search advertising business has seemed almost magical in its ability to mint money. But the magic is beginning to wear off as people spend more time on mobile devices, where the company makes less … Continue reading

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Google’s Easter Eggs: best hidden jokes planted by software developers

If you google ‘Google in 1998’ the search engine travels back in time to give you a glimpse of its pre-millennium look. By typing the phrase ‘do a barrel roll’ into Google search, the browser does a 360-degree turn. It … Continue reading

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Google earnings soar, shares surge

Google’s earnings surged by 36% in the third quarter of this year, with shares in the company poised to reach an all-time high today. The results may prove that a deepening decline in the Internet search leader’s average ad prices … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Scroogled Ad Campaign

The Scroogled advertising campaign undertaken by Microsoft to ding and scuff its rival Google appears to be an effective effort, according to statistics recently published by AdAge. That publication’s report details data collected for Microsoft by Answers Research indicating that, … Continue reading

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comScore Says AOL (Including Just-Acquired Adap.tv) Is The…

And by “we”, I’m referring to AOL, which owns TechCrunch. comScore is releasing its Video Metrix report for September, and while AOL only ranked third among video content properties in the US (behind Google and Facebook), it took the top … Continue reading

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