Microsoft’s Bing search engine has barely any market share in China. Currently, Bing is hovering around 0.6% of the search market. Google is only about 3% while Baidu still dominates that region with about 66%. Microsoft thinks they can change that and try to tap into more of the market search by investing more resources […]
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The world’s most popular social media site is said to be talking to potential partners about tapping the world’s largest Web market
Sina Weibo took advantage of a social media vacuum to become the top micro-blogging service in China
Online deals website Groupon appears to be making preparations to launch operations in China, a move that could shake up the market for group buying.
Riding on a dragon’s tail is never easy, as internet giant Google discovered in its roller coaster ride since January. Arch rival Yahoo says the China controversy may perhaps not affect Google’s projected annual turnover of $28 billion very significantly but has caused its share price to plummet by 30% which means a loss of […]
Since Google announcement that they were no longer willing to censor results on Google.cn; Google has been redirecting users to their Hong Kong search engine, Google.com.hk. The Chinese government finds this redirect unacceptable and threatened not to renew Google’s Internet Content Provider license which is up for renewal on June 30. Without the ICP license, Google […]
It looks like Baidu has profited from Google’s recent pull-out of the world’s biggest internet market. Baidu has posted profits from the first quarter of this year showing it to have far exceeded even the most generous expectations of analysts. Baidu’s net profits were a massive $70.4 million. Its total revenues for the first quarter […]