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Smartphone giants Apple, Samsung head for court again amid patent infringement claims

...its Apple iPhone, iPod, and iPad products."In the upcoming case, Apple claims Samsung stole a tap-from-search technology that allows someone searching for a telephone number or address on the web to tap on the results to call the number...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-30/smartphone-giants-apple-sa
Microsoft, Yahoo join forces against Google

...based company about $200 million on annual capital expenditures because it won't have to invest as much in its own search technology. An unspecified number of Yahoo engineers will lose their jobs as the company scales back, Yahoo Chief Executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/30/bus_542521.shtml
Business
Biz bites

...are not as productive as search engines tuned to specific professional communities." Convera, a provider of search technologies, polled online 1,112 professionals in various industries in November. HP, DELL, CHENEY TOP PR BLUNDER LIST...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/24/bus_109768.shtml
Business
Gates: Xbox 360 key to Microsoft strategy

...Microsoft's newly launched effort to better compete with free, advertising-financed Web services like e-mail and search technology from competitors led by Google Inc. and Yahoo Inc. Analyst Rob Enderle said the move to more closely link Xbox...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/22/liv_25165.shtml
Life & style
At age 30, Microsoft grapples with growing up

...technology, sometimes even in competition with one another. That philosophy hasn't been as successful as hoped with search technology, where despite multiple efforts many analysts say the company still has work to do. Johnson said Microsoft is trying...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/10/10/bus_10985.shtml
Business
Ask Jeeves to drop butler mascot, change name

...modeled after a character in P.G. Wodehouse novels) started to become a liability after Ask Jeeves upgraded its search technology to become more competitive with industry leaders Google Inc. and Yahoo Inc. Company research indicated that consumers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/27/bus_6787.shtml
Business
Google's insiders strike it rich with IPO

...by showcasing its rival's search technology on its popular Web site for...rights to Google's vaunted search technology because Brin and Page developed...major Internet portals in their search technology. Sept. 7, 1998 - Encouraged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/20/bus_425819.shtml
Business
Google to end IPO registration Thursday

...growth since former computer graduate students Larry Page and Sergey Brin started developing the company's vaunted search technology in a Stanford University dorm room. Page and Brin each hope to pocket more than $100 million by selling some of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/11/fin_424950.shtml
Finance
Microsoft technology to allow PC, e-mail search, too

...Research, said the end-to-end search technology illustrates how concerned Microsoft...in building its own Internet search technology, relying instead on a vendor...massive resources toward its own search technology. The effort extends across...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/31/liv_417359.shtml
Life & style
Google continues to pull out the stops in Yahoo duel

...February when Yahoo began to phase out Google's search technology on its own Web site, ending a business partnership...began in 2000. Yahoo instead is shifting to its own search technology in an aggressive bid to overtake Google, backing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/12/liv_415339.shtml
Life & style