Posts Tagged: search engines


Baidu's search engine reaches 500 million active users on mobile

Baidu’s search engine reaches 500 million active users on mobile

Baidu CEO Robin Li hails the fact that the company’s mobile revenue now accounts for 30 percent of the web giant's total revenue.

  • July 25, 2014
  • at 4:14 pm
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Qihoo search engine

Watch out, Baidu: Qihoo aims at 35% share of China’s search engine market by end of year

Chinese software maker Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU) exploded into the search engine market in the summer of 2012, and managed to garner 10 percent mark...

  • January 20, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Tencent soars past $100 billion in value after yesterday’s search engine merger

Yesterday evening, Tencent (HKG:0700) revealed it’ll take a 36.5 percent slice of search engine rival Sogou for $448 million. The deal sho...

  • September 17, 2013
  • at 10:13 am
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China's search engine market in 2013

Check out the netizens and companies behind China’s $39 billion search engine market (INFOGRAPHIC)

Now that China has 591 million web users and 460 million mobile netizens, it’s inevitable that the nation’s search engine market is a hu...

  • August 30, 2013
  • at 3:05 pm
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Baidu mobile search users

For First Time Ever, Baidu Sees Mobile Account For Over 10% of Revenues

We’ve seen China’s top search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), focusing on mobile a lot more in the past year. So how’s that working out? ...

  • July 25, 2013
  • at 11:30 am
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Product Search Engine Telunjuk Secures Funding from Japan’s Venture Republic in Bid to Win the Indonesian Market

Today, Indonesian price comparison site Telunjuk announced that it has received seed funding from Japan-based Venture Republic. The Telunjuk...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 12:22 pm
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Baidu mobile search users

Baidu Releases Q1 Financials, Reaches 100 Million Daily Mobile Search Users

China’s top search engine, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU), posted its Q1 2013 earnings after the close of Thursday’s trading in the US. A major mil...

  • April 26, 2013
  • at 11:35 am
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Let the Online Price Comparison Battle in Southeast Asia Begin

The price comparison site battle in Southeast Asia is heating up. OK, maybe the battle isn’t in full swing yet. But the online price compa...

  • March 18, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Qihoo’s Search Engine Market Share Up 2%, Mainly at Expense of Baidu

When we last looked at search engine market share in China, the bruiser of a newcomer, Qihoo’s (NYSE:QIHU) So.com search service, was slow...

  • March 8, 2013
  • at 11:20 pm
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China has a new state-run search engine that nobody will ever use

China has a new search engine today, though most web users won’t notice or ever visit it. The brand-new ChinaSo is a state-run search ...

  • March 3, 2014
  • at 11:41 am
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Qihoo’s numbers are up in Q3, hits ambitious search engine goal ahead of schedule

A lot of people are watching Qihoo 360 (NYSE:QIHU) as it eats into Baidu’s search engine market in China. Over the weekend, Qihoo issu...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 12:19 pm
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Tencent buys stake in Sogou

Chinese web giant Tencent boosts its search engine, takes stake in rival for $448 million

China’s top web companies are on an acquisition blitz this year. The latest big stake grab comes in the realm of search engines, with Chin...

  • September 16, 2013
  • at 6:18 pm
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China’s Most Irrelevant Search Engines to Merge as Government Takes New Swing at Search?

When you think of search in China, you think of Baidu. If you keep thinking, you’ll probably think of Qihoo 360 and Sogou, too. But yo...

  • August 2, 2013
  • at 10:30 am
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Baidu vs Google in China

These Two Graphs Show Painful Drops for Google and Baidu in China Search Engine Market

Now that it’s July we have market share data for China’s hard-fought search engine sector. The industry was reinvigorated last A...

  • July 4, 2013
  • at 8:30 pm
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Qihoo Baidu lawsuit apology

Very Very Sorry: Qihoo Loses Second Lawsuit This Week, This Time to Search Engine Rival Baidu

Chinese web company Qihoo has lost its second lawsuit and legal tussle this week. This time, Qihoo (NYSE:QIHU) was up against search engine ...

  • April 27, 2013
  • at 4:55 pm
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Google's Eric Schmidt in Myanmar

Google Launches Search Engine in Myanmar as Schmidt Warns Against Web Censorship

Google’s search engine launched in Myanmar yesterday on the Google.com.mm domain. It’s nothing special to look at, and it’...

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 4:07 pm
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China’s Baidu Has a Fun Animated Doodle for Pi Day (GIF)

Today, being 3.14 on the calendar, is Pi Day which commemorates the mathematical constant π (pi). It’s the ratio of a circle’s ...

  • March 14, 2013
  • at 2:45 pm
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Qihoo Q1 2013 financials

Despite Being at War With Everyone, Qihoo Posts Stellar 2012 Financials

Despite every single one of its iOS apps being banned by Apple right now, and a lot of negative media coverage of how its desktop apps threa...

  • March 6, 2013
  • at 10:59 am
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