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Google Search makeover ditches underlined links and downplays ads

Google Search just got a mobile-mirroring makeover.

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Yahoo gets help from Yelp to fight Google

Yelp user reviews and business information will appear in Yahoo search results.

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Google's latest search feature lets you know what's cooking

Type "Show me the menu for" in front of the name of a restaurant, and your Google search results will now let you know what's for dinner.

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Google now listens for your voice in Chrome beta

Google's voice search is steadily gaining power—it's now in a new Chrome beta. But do you really want Google's ears in your office and home?

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Megaupload founder Dotcom loses in search warrant case

The appeal court, however, ruled that the sending of copies of data seized to the U.S. was unauthorized.

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Google publishes commitments it made to settle EU antitrust case

Google has revealed how it proposes to settle an antitrust case over search result ranking.

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Marissa Mayer 'very excited' about contextual search

Yahoo's chief executive explains her vision of search based on context.

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Google's promises to EU aren't good enough for U.S. consumer group

Google's rivals in the EU have not ruled out legal action against competition authorities.

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Report: Yahoo may be developing its own search engine (again)

Yahoo's Marissa Mayer is reportedly fast-tracking two projects, code-named "Fast Break" and "Curveball," that could signal efforts to develop internal search technology.

Google adds pop-up website bios to search results

A new feature dishes out details about major sites before you follow that link.