Microsoft Corp. will try to lure iPad users to its search engine with a new Bing application built specifically for the popular Apple tablet device.Called "Bing for iPad" and available for download Thursday,
As it starts transitioning to Microsoft's Bing search engine this week, Yahoo has decided to drop Search Monkey, a developer platform designed to let external coders create applications that enhance Yahoo search results.Search
Microsoft's FUSE Labs--the cutting edge, innovative research group behind the recent Docs.com announcement--unveiled yet another new project today at the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. Spindex is a new FUSE Labs project
Motorola will start loading Microsoft's search and map services onto its Android smart phones in China, bringing more non-Google services to the phones amid a row between Google and China.It is the second time
A decision by U.S. and European regulators to let Microsoft Corp. and Yahoo Inc. join their search businesses could significantly heat up competition in a business that in recent years has been dominated by Google
A report in BusinessWeek on Wednesday suggests that Apple Inc. may be in talks with Microsoft Corp. to replace the iPhone's default search engine, Google, with Microsoft's own offering, Bing. As recently as 2007, this would have been unthinkable:
After dominating the headlines in April with its Sun Microsystems Inc. acquisition, Oracle Corp. decided to open up its pocketbook again. CEO Larry Ellison and company purchased virtualization management firm Virtual Iron Software Inc.
Speculation out of Redmond, Wash., is indicating that Microsoft Corp. is flirting with the idea of paying News Corp. to remove its news Web sites from Google Inc.’s search engine. Event: Learn IT: Gain IT Service