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From ebola to Flappy Bird: These are the most popular Google Searches of 2014

Google's top trending searches for 2014 are out and the top searches for gamers might surprise you.

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Facebook stops using Bing search technology

At present, Facebook is pushing search queries to people and places that it has stored on its network.

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Hey kids! Google is developing versions of search, Gmail, and YouTube just for you

It's unclear how far Google will go, but the company will need to build in pretty bulletproof safeguards to reassure parents as they let their kids go online.

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Firefox 34 kicks off the Yahoo Search era, but new one-click search feature eases switching

The new Firefox is here, and with it Yahoo replaces Google as the default search provider in Mozilla's browser.

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Europe wants Google to expand 'right to be forgotten' censorship to global search

Whether Google will now start applying the right to be forgotten to the .com domain remains unclear

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US lawmakers to Europe: Don't break up Google

Europe should follow a 'traditional regulatory process' when looking at antitrust complaints, U.S. lawmakers say

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Mozilla spruces up the Firefox search experience as Yahoo moves in

When Yahoo rolls out as the new search provider for Firefox, Mozilla plans to also introduce a new "one-click search" experience.

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Google search adding 'mobile friendly' label to show when a site plays nice with phones

Whether a site is optimized for mobile could become a search rank signal, Google said

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Now you can search every tweet that was ever sent

Twitter's search now indexes all publicly posted tweets since 2006

Google finds CDC data, not you, is better at tracking flu

Data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will be used from the current flu season