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Google has many reasons to fear Facebook. Don’t count robbing its search business among them, yet. During Facebook’s second-quarter earnings call Wednesday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the social network hosts more than 1.5 billion searches a day.  64 more words


China's Baidu, With Uber in Tow, Takes Search to the Offline World (Q&A)

In many ways, Baidu went through the same existential crisis three years ago that Google faces now. China’s population was coming online in droves, primarily through mobile phones.  1,466 more words


Google Hires Tech Team From Homejoy, Readies Leap Into Home Services Market

Google is preparing to stomp into yet another market: Home services. To do so, the search giant is scooping up the technical team behind Homejoy, the startup that connected online users with professional cleaners. 378 more words


Google launches new features for mobile shopping moments

Overnight the search giant announced a suite of features to make shopping easier than ever once a product is discovered via its search results. Mobile conversions have lagged desktop primarily because of poor mobile navigation and conversion experiences. 231 more words

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Google Rolls Out “Purchases,” Their Mobile Buy Buttons


It’s been rumored for a couple of months now, and today Google dropped Purchases on Google. According to TechCrunch.com, you’ll see a ‘buy’ button in some of the promoted mobile search results. 150 more words

Help local shoppers find you online

Mobile search is already big and growing fast. If you aren’t making it super easy for shoppers to find you on the go you’re missing out. 6 more words


Apple is getting smarter with search and keeping its users away from Google

At its annual Worldwide Developers Conference yesterday, Apple announced updated versions of its mobile and desktop operating systems, including a focus on search, powered by its Siri “assistant” technology. 622 more words