August 18, 2017

Larry Page Eric Schmidt Google Zeitgeist 2011

In a rare public speaking appearance, Google CEO Larry Page addressed the search engine king’s business partners at the annual Zeitgeist conference in Paradise Valley, Arizona, along with Chairman Eric Schmidt. Page, obviously not the most comfortable public speaker, shared his enthusiasm for Google’s plans for the future in the key araes of: Search Social […]

Zuckerberg On Google Plus

Is this for real, Mark Zuckerberg on Google+  I suppose it pays to keep tabs on the competition. I wonder if Larry and Sergey are on Facebook? It’s been reported that then new  social network has grown30 percent between September 20 and 22. Since Google has invited everyone to join. With a big blue arrow […]

Groupon Ammended SEC Filing Download Here

Accounting Irregularities, or Creative Accounting may be the way to best describe what Groupon had originally highlighted in regulatory filings something it calls “adjusted consolidated segment operating income,” or adjusted CSOI. This Creative Accounting strategy may have been used to intentionally draw Investors and analysts attention away from the fact that the company is hemorrhaging […]

Google Plus Goes Public

In a press release today Google announces the opening of their Google+ social network to the general public. Launched on June 28th, 2011, and formally available by invitation only, Google + has made a decent showing in it’s recent entry to the Social Media space. NEW YORK — Google Inc. has opened up its Google […]

Google Matt Cutts On Linking

The Google Webmaster‘s Master, Matt Cutts gives his take on Linking. While it is an essential component to Google’s web site ranking algorithm, most people overlook the importance of incoming links. As always a great resource for anything to do with Google Search, in this video Matt offers several great Link Building tips for anyone […]

AOL Microsoft Yahoo 3 Admigos

Major Internet Advertising players, AOL – Microsoft – Yahoo are teaming up to compete against Google and Facebook in the Display Advertising market.  The market which has long been dominated by Yahoo has seen the balance of power shift over to Google. The Display Ad market has massive growth potential. Zenith Optimedia projects that display […]

InMobi Snags Largest Investment Ever

Mobile advertising company InMobi has received a $200 million investment from the Japanese Internet company Softbank in one of the largest investments ever in the mobile Internet market. InMobi, which launched in 2007 in Bangalore, India now reaches over 340 million consumers in more than 165 countries, including the US. With more than 47 billion mobile […]

Search Engine Rankings Summer 2011

The mighty Google’s U.S. search engine market share has dipped below 65 percent for the first time since September 2009, according to latest report released yesterday by, digital intelligence service, comScore. Another major rating agency Hitwise, still shows Google’s market share at just over 65 percent, while Bing continues to make modest gains. According to […]

Alibaba Enters Search Market

Alibaba Enters The Search Market with eToa. Last month the Alibaba Group was part of an investment group than entered into an agreement with Sohu, a Chinese Internet portal operator,  to acquire a combined 32% stake in Sogou, its search business. The deal would have Alibaba Group and a fund co-founded by Group Chairman Jack […]

Original Google Abstract

We happened to run across this original paper by the  Google Founders, Sergey Brin and Larry Page, from their days as students at Stanford. It is really quite fascinating to look back on the conceptual beginnings of what would become the dominant Search Engine on the internet.  And, who could have predicted that these two […]