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Microsoft Bing lags behind Google

After years of effort and hundreds of millions of dollars of investment, Microsoft finally has an Internet search engine whose search results are comparable to those of Google. However, how much of a hand he got from his rival in the process has just been the subject of a heated dispute. According to Google, the […]

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Fighting Search Engines: Google’s Sting vs. Microsoft’s Bing

Here is what happened. Google suspected Microsoft’s new search engine, Bing, was copying Google-like search technology to display certain results to users. The long version was fully covered by search expert Danny Sullivan, but the basic story is that last May some folks at Google started noticing that Bing was returning the same search results […]

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Microsoft’s Bing Caught Copying Google Search Results

On the left, Google searched for the correct spelling of “tarsorrhaphy” even though “torsoraphy” was typed. Bing manages to list the same Wikipedia entry at the top of its results. A Google sting operation reveals that Microsoft is copying Google results for its Bing search engine. The search giant alleges that Microsoft is using its […]