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Posted 08.20.2011 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook's U.S. advertising revenue will total roughly $2.2 billion in 2011, displacing Yahoo Inc...

Google To Start Charging Businesses When Users Click On Directions In Ads

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 07.31.2011 | Technology

Searching for a restaurant on Google will often result in a listing that shows the restaurant, its address, and phone number, as well as directions to...

REPORT: Google Faces $500 Million Fee Over Illegal Pharmacy Ads

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 07.13.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc. recently set aside $500 million to cover a possible settlement of a U.S. government investigation into the Internet searc...

Google's Ad Network Faces Justice Department Probe

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 07.11.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google Inc.'s lucrative online advertising system is facing a U.S. Justice Department investigation that is expected to cost the Inte...

Google Introduces New 'Like' Button, +1

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.30.2011 | Technology

Google's got a "Like" button. The company announced they will introduce a feature called +1, which lets you recommend any webpage or ad you like. T...

Con Games: The Domain Game

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Michael Conniff

Domain "parking," once the solution, is now the problem that won't go away.

Hollywood Ruling Sends Piracy Chill Through Google

The Register | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Hollywood is going after advertising companies who help fund pirate websites, and has now won a landmark victory. ...

Sam Stein

ARMS RACE: Online Campaigning Goes To New Levels | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In mid-April 2010, the Democratic National Committee found itself in a mild controversy over allegations that it had been tipped off to a Securities a...

Google's Pizza Ad: Man Repeats Word For 10 Minutes (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

There was once a time when advertising by Google was rare. Then came the Super Bowl ad. Now this. In "Pizza," Google demonstrates what interactive ...

Online Ads: Can They Ruin Your Reputation?

Susan Harrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Harrow

Everything you do, say, are and think from your words to your website add up to the message you give to the world.

The Funniest (And Weirdest) Google Ads Of All Time (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Dan Abramson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

We recently collected the creepiest newspaper ads we could find and now we've moved on to Google. While the classifieds were created by (most likely c...

Google This! BP Sucks, Just Not Enough Oil

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nancy Snow

You can find BP-sponsored advertising links when you type in more innocuous Google search terms like "oil spill" or "oil spill cleanup."

Alec Brownstein: Copywriter Uses Executives' 'Vanity Googling' To Land A Job (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The recession has given rise to some creative attempts to snag a job -- we still miss you, "sandwich board man" -- but Alec Brownstein's employment pl...

Did Google Censor Search In Its Latest Ad Series? See PICTURES

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Google has produced a series of online ads called 'Search Stories' that highlight each 'quest' and 'story' behind a Google query. However, it seems t...

A Year in Google -- And What 2009 Says About Its Future | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

When historians look back on 2009, they'll be forced to acknowledge Google's role in shaping the future of how we search, how we browse, how we commun...

Sam Stein

Chamber Uses Google Ads To Fight "Liberal Left-Wing Extremist Groups" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is firing back at its critics, and it's turning to Google for an assist. The massive business lobby, under siege from t...

VIDEO: New York Times Digital Chief: Has "Unbelievable Margins" from Google AdSense

Andy Plesser | Posted 06.11.2013 | Media
Andy Plesser

Martin Nisenholtz, who heads digital operations at The New York Times Company, says that companies who create low cost, highly verticalized and contextualized content will get "very rich" from AdSense.

Sam Stein

Palin's PAC Profits From The Saga That Surrounds Her | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gov. Sarah Palin has found a way to profit politically from the self-inflicted drama that surrounds her. The Alaska governor's political action commit...

David Rosenblatt, Google Display Ads Head, Quits

CNN Money | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The president of Google's global display advertising business is leaving, marking the latest in a series of changes within the Internet company's sale...

Google To Begin Behavioral Targeting, Give Users Access To Profiles

New York Times | Miguel Helft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google will begin showing ads on Wednesday to people based on their previous online activities in a form of advertising known as beha...

Google/NBC Ad Deal Looks Hollow

Fortune | Richard Siklos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

LOS ANGELES (Fortune) -- The announcement from Google and NBC Universal hailing a joint venture to sell TV ads via Google's online service seemed like...

User-Friendly Experience Less Profitable? Google's Loss Is Yahoo's Gain... | Yi-Wyn Yen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Finally, some good news for Yahoo. Major tech advertisers are shifting a bit of the money they spend on Google (GOOG) to Yahoo (YHOO), according to a ...