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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 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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Twitter hires Google ad exec ahead of IPO

Twitter has reportedly nabbed a Google advertising executive to be head of retail as the company attempts generate revenue and show it still has growth potential ahead of its initial public offering. J.J. Hirschle, director of media and entertainment at … Continue reading

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Google to sell users’ endorsements

How friend’s endorsements will show in Street View after changes to Google’s terms of service come into effect on November 11. Photo: Google has made a fortune selling advertisements; now it is trying to put its hundreds of millions of … Continue reading

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Google Ads May Now Feature Your Face Without Compensation

Google+ users may now see their pictures plastered next to advertisements for a range of products, without compensation. The company announced on Friday that users’ names, profile photos and endorsements may appear on “reviews, advertising and other commercial contexts” by … Continue reading

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