The UK's search engine market share stats for September 2013 have been revealed by StatCounter Global Stats, showing continued growth for Bing - but with Google suffering as a result.
The EC has revealed today that the antitrust investigation into Google could be coming to a close following a proposal from the company.
Steve Ballmer said goodbye to Microsoft staff in an emotional speech in Seattle last week. The 57-year-old will remain in his post until a replacement is appointed.
Google has officially introduced its new Hummingbird algorithm which went live one month ago. The updated algorithm is set to improve rankings for users by being capable of understanding concepts rather than just words.
The culture, media and sport government committee will criticise Google today for what is perceived as a failure to combat the spread of online piracy.
Google confirms it is working to encrypt all searches, which means (not provided) may soon be 100 per cent of organic query data - what other methods can be used to find and monitor keywords?
Fairfax Financial has agreed to buy BlackBerry shares for $9 following Friday's announcement that it was to cut 35 per cent of its workforce.
Tesco has unveiled its new Hudl tablet, which it hopes will make the market more accessible to families in the UK.
Google has announced that a redesigned navigation bar and logo are set to be rolled out across all its products over the next couple of weeks. Find out more about the update and why Google has decided to make this design change.
iOS7 arrives on Apple devices, with the most significant update being a switch from Google to Bing for the Siri operating system.
Microsoft has announced that it is giving Bing a makeover, with changes to the logo, interface design, and search functions. Touted as 'modern' and 'human', the next phase for Bing is aimed at winning users over from rival Google.
Iran was granted legitimate access to social media sites on Monday for the first time since 2009.
Google Trends has brought in Hot Searches and Top Trends to help break down the data of what has proved popular among users.
Google's Distinguished Engineer Matt Cutts has announced that the backlink data currently available through Webmaster Tool is soon to change following feedback from its users. Find out more about the improvement and the sites it is most likely to benefit.
The value of Facebook shares has reached $45 for the first time, as Mark Zuckerberg admits the company should have gone public earlier.
Apple has unveiled two new handsets. The iPhone 5S is super-fast and features fingerprint recognition, while the iPhone 5C is intended to be cheap and cheerful. However, analysts and surveys suggest it is still too expensive for its target market.
Google+ users can now employ automatic authorship on all their blog posts using WordPress and Typepad, while they can also embed their posts on their site.
Facebook has revealed that it will follow its recent inclusion of hashtags on the site with API updates that integrate the social network with media outlets.
Google has offered insight into the 3 most common Adwords violations its sees and the top reasons for disabling sites and blocking ads in a recent Google Hangout. The search engine giant also explains how sites can go about resubmitting a site following a suspension.
While the search engine giant is yet to confirm anything, talk amongst webmasters strongly suggests that a significant Google algorithm update is forthcoming.
The latest UK search volume data has been published by StatCounter Global Stats, revealing a further loss for Google compared to gains for its rivals Bing and Yahoo.
Microsoft purchase Nokia patents and licences for $7.2 billion as the two make a play to be among the smartphone and tablet market leaders.
The two companies want to be allowed to reveal more information about the government requests they receive, and how these are dealt with.
Google head of search spam Matt Cutts has announced that site owners can report small quality sites that they believe deserve to be ranking better in the search engine. theEword investigates why Google is choosing to gather such information.
Speaking on the 10 year anniversary of the launch of Skype, a senior executive announced that the company is looking to implement 3D technology to its service in the near future.
A report from Marin Software has revealed that Google's Product Listing Ads are a success for both retailers and consumers. There has been a surge in adoption and spend, while increasing click through rates suggest shoppers find the ads relevant.
Users of popular websites including Instagram, Vine and Netflix were left either unable to access the sites or struggling at a slower pace after a glitch in Amazon's cloud network on Sunday.
In the latest of a series of recent updates to Google AdWords reporting, users can now see paid and organic traffic side by side.
Google has recently unveiled the advanced FAQs it frequently gets asked, while also providing answers to these common queries. Find out if you are using the Google Authorship tag correctly, and the benefits it can have for both the author and searcher.
Mark Zuckerberg is joining forces with global telecoms brands to provide affordable internet access to 'every person on Earth'. 5 billion people (two thirds of the world population) currently have no access to the internet.