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2010-07-22 07:10:00

Search giant Google announced a major revamp of its image search business as it revealed that area of its search service is getting a billion page views every day. Google image search now has more than 10 billion pictures, compared to the 250 million it had when it launched in 2001. "This represents the largest image search engine by far," said Marissa Mayer, vice president of Google search. "I have been watching image search grow and grow for the last nine years since its launch. This is...

2008-06-26 15:02:10

Prudential Real Estate Affiliates, Inc., a Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) company, today flowed at least 140,000 for-sale property listings to Internet hot spots Cyberhomes.com, Google Base(TM) and Oodle. The move positions Prudential Real Estate affiliates' listings in front of the growing ranks of consumers who shop online for real estate and related services and information. "We're sending our affiliate listings to Cyberhomes, Google Base and Oodle for a couple of simple reasons:...

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