Search Engine History – Bing

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MSN Search was started in 1998 by the Microsoft Corporation and was one of the first of Microsofts online services. The first incarnation of MSN search displayed search results using information gathered byInktomi and later using a combination of results from both Inktomi and Looksmart (a search advertising and management solutions company). Through time it… Read more »

Google and MSN Shape Up For Online Office Battleground

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Microsoft seem to looking to steal a march on Google’s online office applications after hinting that a version of Microsoft Works may soon be offered as a free Internet application supported by advertising. Google recently tested an online spreadsheet application, and already offers email, IM, a calendar and a website creator. The Sacramento-based search giant… Read more »