Posts Tagged: Search


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As internet banking takes off in China, this financial product search engine secures $60M investment

It’s tough to sift through and distinguish what are the best deals and which companies can be trusted to handle their money. That’s wher...

  • July 24, 2014
  • at 4:27 pm
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Baidu’s new interactive map predicts the spread of influenza, hepatitis, and STIs all across China

Baidu Trends, China’s nearest equivalent to Google Trends, has launched an interactive nationwide map that predicts the spread of dise...

  • July 7, 2014
  • at 12:16 pm
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On pace with Alibaba and Tencent, Baidu will continue its acquisition spree in 2014

Baidu‘s (NASDAQ:BIDU) revenues rose 50.3 percent year-on-year last quarter to RMB 9.52 billion (US$1.55 billion), according to its la...

  • February 27, 2014
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Out of hundreds of Chinese app stores, how Wandoujia rose to the top

Wandoujia doesn’t even call itself an app store anymore. Founder Wang Junyu and his staff now refer their company as a “mobile cont...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 11:00 am
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Qihoo takes 20% of Chinese search market in October, but Baidu slips

Alibaba-owned Chinese traffic stats company CNZZ‘s latest report shows a strong performance by Qihoo’s 360 search engine, whi...

  • November 6, 2013
  • at 9:00 pm
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‘Human-powered’ search engine Verbase favors users over advertisers

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the Pew research center, users are more satisfied than ever with the quality of search results, bu...

  • October 2, 2013
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Baidu’s share of China’s search engine market continues its descent as Qihoo rises

CNZZ has released August’s stats for China’s search engine space, and the numbers show that Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) continues its slow but s...

  • September 17, 2013
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240 million people now use Baidu’s Android apps *UPDATED*

UPDATE: August 27, 2013 – Baidu’s second quarter report doesn’t actually disclose its own mobile app user numbers. Instead...

  • August 22, 2013
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Ripped off by a site you found on Baidu? Now the search engine will compensate you

Consumers have been complaining for years about links in Baidu’s search results — both organic and paid — that lead to fra...

  • August 9, 2013
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China web giant Baidu launches search engine in Brazil

The Portuguese-language version of Baidu, dubbed Baidu Busca, currently covers web, images, and video searches.

  • July 18, 2014
  • at 1:05 pm
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Alibaba and UCWeb team up to make another Chinese search engine, this time on mobile

Chinese ecommerce giant Alibaba and mobile developer UCWeb announced today, the latter's 10th anniversary, their latest joint venture: mobil...

  • April 28, 2014
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China’s Sohu sees improved revenues on all fronts, but profits fall

Chinese online media giant Sohu’s Q4 revenues rose 29 percent compared to last year to $385 million, but a 78 percent rise in operat...

  • February 11, 2014
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8 tech trends to watch in China for 2014

The new year is a time for reflection, but it’s also a time for looking forward. In this regard, we’ve taken a broad look at some of the...

  • December 24, 2013
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Product search engine B5M finds itself $16 million in series B funding

Chinese product search engine B5M has just followed up on its first major round of funding in early 2012 by announcing a series B investment...

  • October 9, 2013
  • at 8:38 pm
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Phlo app: save time by searching different sites at once

Google is a part of every internet user’s life, occupying 70 percent of the global market share for search. But Google is not the on...

  • October 1, 2013
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Qihoo says its $550 million bond sale is NOT to buy Sogou

Many analysts speculate the money will be used to buy the search rival, but Qihoo today denied that was the case.

  • August 29, 2013
  • at 3:15 pm
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Baidu and Qihoo’s PR wars: has Qihoo overplayed its hand?

Today, I came across an interesting opinion piece on TechWeb, ostensibly written by a longtime PR professional, about the latest battle in t...

  • August 13, 2013
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Could Qihoo and Netease’s Search Partnership Turn Into Something More?

On Friday afternoon, Qihoo 360 announced a partnership with Netease that will see the former providing technology for the latter’s You...

  • August 5, 2013
  • at 9:00 am
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