Something happened on the way to Black Friday this season -- and it's a trend that could change how consumers shop and search online during the holidays. Many retail stores began offering brick-and-mortar specials, online, as early as the prior Monday before Thanksgiving Day -- and some as early as Nov. 1 -- rather than waiting until the following week's traditional Cyber Monday. ...
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Google has launched a series of 30-second spots on Web video sites to plug its core search functions and portray the company as a ... Read the whole story
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Google has begun quietly shifting its monetization strategy to take better advantage of paid-search ad formats. At least one analyst firm describes the move ... Read the whole story