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Alert – most referrals from Bing/Live/MSN are BOGUS

If you’re using a web analytics such as Google Analytics, you can view a report telling you how many of your site’s visitors came from each search engine. Unfortunately, Microsoft’s search engine crawler (MSNBOT) is not representing itself as a … Continue reading

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With its Bing Deal, Yahoo prepares to join AOL in the gutter

If you follow the Internet industry, you’ve probably heard that Yahoo is turning their search over to Microsoft to be powered by Bing. In the end, I suspect that Yaahoo and Microsoft are just re-arranging the deck chairs on each … Continue reading

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Microsoft to launch web-based version of Office

Microsoft finally gets web 2.0, just a few years late: They’re planning to launch “lightweight” versions of their office suite – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and OneNote. While they’re late to the market (trailing Zoho and Google among others), their massive … Continue reading

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Bill Gates on the Future of Web Advertising

In a recent interview with UK newspaper The Independent, Microsoft’s Bill Gates discusses the future of advertising. Google hasn’t totally made Microsoft irrelevant yet. Click here to read the article.

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