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eBay Questions Value Of Google Ads
2013-03-13 13:03:10

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Search engine giant Google has branched out into a variety of other businesses since it was founded in 1998. The publicly traded company has acquired businesses such as YouTube, Picnik, Zagat and Motorola Mobility. It has created a mobile operating system with Android and has launched the Chrome web browser that now rivals Microsoft´s Internet Explorer for the world´s most popular way of accessing the web. But...

Yahoo Teams Up With Google, Gets Ads For News Sites
2013-02-07 10:37:26

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Last year, Yahoo´s board of directors hired former Google employee Marissa Mayer to work as their CEO, the third CEO for the company within 12 months. Many wondered aloud if Mayer would try to Googlefy Yahoo, bringing practices and standards from the search giant to the struggling company. Yesterday, Mayer did these wonderers one better, bringing Google ads to Yahoo´s Finance and News sites. “At Yahoo!,...

2012-08-12 23:01:30

Singapore-based Innovalist, through its subsidiary getwebsitetraffic.org, has announced the acquisition of long-time industry rival Aetraffic.com, enabling the company to extend its reach and monetize the inclusion of Pop-up, Pop-under and Contextual Ad visitors. Singapore (PRWEB) August 12, 2012 In an effort to consolidate its positioning as a leader in the field of web traffic delivery, Singapore-based Innovalist and its subsidiary, getwebsitetraffic.org have acquired long-time industry...

Google Slapped With Guilty Verdict For Misleading Ads
2012-04-03 11:47:00

Google Inc. on Tuesday was found guilty in an Australian court for “deceptive” conduct by allowing misleading advertisements to be shown in Internet search results on its pages, after an appeal was upheld by the country´s competition regulator. Google initially won a case brought by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) last September over claims that its sponsored links within search results were misleading. But that ruling was overturned by three...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'