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Uber signs multi-year digital mapping deal with TomTom

Uber Technologies Inc. announced that it has signed a global multi-year deal with the Dutch company TomTom to provide maps and traffic data to Uber for use in its navigation for Uber drivers.

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Microsoft hands display ads to AOL, maps to Uber

Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) said on Monday it will hand over its display advertising business to AOL Inc and AppNexus Inc, and sell some map-generating technology to ride-hailing app company Uber, as it slims down its money-losing online operations.

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer

Bad code update triggered Yahoo, Bing search crash

Yahoo Inc and Microsoft Corp search engines temporarily went dark on Friday after Microsoft pushed out a bad code update and then struggled to roll it back, a person briefed on the outages told Reuters.

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Facebook dumps Microsoft Web search results

Facebook Inc (FB.O) has stopped including results from Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) Bing search engine on its social networking site.

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Google Inc

EU watchdogs to apply 'right to be forgotten' rule on Web worldwide

European privacy regulators want Internet search engines such as Google (GOOGL.O) and Microsoft's Bing (MSFT.O) to scrub results globally, not just in Europe, when people invoke their "right to be forgotten" as ruled by an EU court.

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Microsoft has grand ambitions for entity engine of Bing

Microsoft has big ambitions for Bing, including making a part of its entity engine available for third party sites allowing them to showcase the important features on the search engine, TechCrunch reported.

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Bing promotes startup culture in Microsoft with "Bing Incubation Project"

Microsoft is definitely not a startup but one team inside the technology giant is striving to encourage the promotion of new ideas through its "bing Incubation Project," VentureBeat reported.

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Microsoft Windows 8.1

Microsoft mulls over launching free version of Windows 8.1

Redmond, US-based tech giant Microsoft is mulling over launching a free version of the Windows 8.1 OS (operating system) or selling it for a very low price, according to a report by The Verge.

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US-based ad tech startup AdStage bags $1M in funding

San Francisco, US-based advertising technology startup AdStage bagged $1 million in funding from existing investor Digital Garage to increase its workforce and launch a new app partnership program.

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Bing new logo

Microsoft's Bing gets a facelift on logo,homepage

In a bid to close the market share gap with Google Inc, Microsoft Corp's search engine Bing released its updated logo and homepage on Monday.

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Microsoft Surface RT

Microsoft offers free Surface tablets to schools making use of Bing

Microsoft Corp currently offers free Surface RT tablets to schools where students utilize the Bing search engine.

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Microsoft launches program for schools

Microsoft launched "Bing for Schools" project to aggressively promote own products.

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Google China

Google's mess in China risks being a blueprint in the US

Google's mess in China should concern the company as it brings risks of being used as a blueprint in the US.

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