CNN Money informs that the No.1 Search Engine is currently in talks with Verizon Communications Inc. and Sprint Nextel Corp in order to build mobile-phone software.

French blog Zoorgloob has a post where one Google employee has posted screenshots which highlights a peculiar 'GG score.'

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What it says is: GG Score: $11.68, Adv: Yes, Vertical: /Local/Regional Content, PVs: 11,088

In Blogoscoped, Tom in the comments section says he photoshopped the screenshot info lines (perhaps in order to protect each site’s privacy); in other words, e.g. the number "$11.68" isn’t really the one from www.ffp.asso.fr, but it was shown below another domain.

Yahoo! India gets more local with vernacular mail and IM. John Kremer, Yahoo! Mail VP, paid tribute to India's product and engineering teams who were imperative in his localization.

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Techtree informs that, "Yahoo! India has also announced a Web-based version of its instant messaging service, Yahoo! Messenger, named "Yahoo! Messenger for the Web" at http://in.webmessenger.yahoo.com. "Yahoo! Messenger for the Web" does not require any downloads, and gives people the freedom to instant message from anywhere from an Internet-enabled computer."

Yahoo! stock has shown a rise again over the weekend. This rise is not only due to its new advertising partnerships or hard efforts to open up the Yahoo! network to third parties. The credit to this rise in the stock goes to the Wall Street that prepares for the $1 Billion Alibaba.com IPO, which Yahoo! has planned to acquire it by a huge sum of $100 Million.

Another Google PageRank Update?

Oct 30, 2007 | 3,366 views | by Navneet Kaushal

Real or Fake PageRank Update In Progress (round 3) reports Andy Beard as he is informed of another possible update by Courtney.

Apparently, most of the sites mentioned in the old blog whose PageRank fell, have gone back to almost the same PageRank, pre-update.

Updated Google Image Index Noticed

Oct 30, 2007 | 2,031 views | by Navneet Kaushal

In a recent thread titled, "Looks like a Google image search update" at WebmasterWorld suggests that there is a latest Google Images index update. There are some real changes that Google team has developed for the upcoming shopping season.

One of the member wrote:

Microsoft launches Gatineau Web Analytics informs the official adCenter Blog. Apparently, this feature is fit for beta testing and the first invitations are now being sent to customers. All advertisers can request an invitation here: http://advertising.microsoft.com/microsoft-adcenter-gatineau.

The ever thoughtful Yahoo! Search Marketing team has a blog that informs of a Webinar where you can Get help to make the Most from Your Holiday Campaigns, all for FREE! Besides, also available are numerous resources through which you can manage your holiday campaigns better.

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“Among these is an upcoming, free, one-hour webinar that will cover:

According to the adCenter blog, Microsoft was busy throughout the weekend adding more features which will help in running campaigns smoothly. These new features are:

1) Editorial (which we're covering in-depth here today – see below)

2) Campaign management – changes include:

  • Daily budget option
  • Default dynamic text
  • Campaign import – now compatible with AdWords Editor output

Next to introducing, Part II of Live Search's 'Do What I Mean, Not What I Say', LiveSearch now tells you 10 Reasons to Love the New Live Search Maps.

10 Reasons to Love the New Live Search Maps

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