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Microsoft and Google Compete Over Internet Privacy among Users

NEW YORK – Microsoft and Google are locked in a competition where many have related to the controversial practice of advertisers to record every step made by Internet users. Both companies fight over how to implement the “Do Not Track” (No Trace), a button on the browser you will soon Read On..

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Facebook is like AOL?

Facebook has much in common with AOL, according to Bob Pittman, former COO of AOL. Pittman explained that for years, he tried to keep AOL users within a sort of “walled gardens”, filled with exclusive articles, chat rooms and other attractions.   That’s largely the way Facebook operates. People sign Read On..

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AOL Will Sell 800 Patents

AOL announced that they will be selling more than 800 patents and related applications to Microsoft Corp. for a figure slightly higher than the $1 billion in cash. AOL’s shares jumped 37%, to $25.16 dollars in trading before the opening of the formal trading on Monday. Last Friday, the stock Read On..

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