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Google+ Social Network Won't Get the Ax

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NEWS ANALYSIS: All the speculation and Web chatter that Google is getting ready to pull the plug on Google+ are groundless. Google's social network won't go the way of so many of its other experimental projects.
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Windows 8.1 Smart Search Receives Major Update, Gets Smarter

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Microsoft updates its Bing-powered Windows search feature that does a better job of deciphering a user's intent.

Google Street View Can Now Take Users Back in Time

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Google Street View is rolling out a new feature that lets users view and compare images taken over the last seven years.
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Bing in the Classroom Now Open to All U.S. Schools

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In a major expansion of the safe-search program, Microsoft is making it easier for American K-12 schools to sign up and earn rewards.
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Google Trends Lets Users 'Subscribe' to Search Updates

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Google Trends has added an option that allows Web surfers to subscribe to automatic updates on the search terms that interest them.

Mayer Pushing Apple to Replace Google Search With Yahoo

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Apple has been using Google Search as a default on its devices, but Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer would love to get that business for her company.

Google Book Scanning Case Dismissal Being Appealed

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The Authors Guild is appealing a November 2013 court decision that dismissed its claims against Google for scanning and distributing the published works of authors online without paying for the content.

Cortana-like Personalization Comes to Microsoft Bing

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Bing provides a window into how Cortana, Microsoft's new search and digital assistant technology, gets to know users.

Senate Bill Aims to Replace Federal Agency With Google Search

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A proposed federal law would eliminate the National Technical Information Service because about 74 percent of the documents it circulates can instead be found for free through Google searches.

Yahoo Breathing Easier on Modest Earnings, Revenue Gains

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Revenue increased 1 percent to $1.3 billion in Q1 2014 after four straight quarters with lower or flat results.

Google Patches Apps, Services in Response to Heartbleed Flaw

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In response to the newly announced Heartbleed code flaw, Google has patched key services, including Search, Gmail, YouTube and Google Wallet. Other services are still being patched, according to Google.

Mobile Apps Bringing the End of the World Wide Web as We Know It

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Mobile and wearable devices along with the apps that they run are rapidly ending use of the open Web to access information.

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