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Google loses marketshare in latest comScore stats, but Microsoft unchanged

Google lost marketshare this month, but it wasn't Microsoft that made the gains.

News Scan: Obsolete IT jobs; Cloud predictions--Did Forrester get them right?; more

Top news stories for Nov. 26, 2013.

Marissa Mayer is looking for tech journalists

Yahoo keeps trying new things and the latest is a tech journalism venture that appears to be part of an overall content-driven strategy.

NSA eavesdrops on communication links to Google, Yahoo data centers

The National Security Agency is able to eavesdrop on communication links to Google, Yahoo data centers, according to the latest revelation by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden reported by the Washington Post.

News Scan: Marriage of CMO and CIO; 5 styles of threat defense; more

Top news for Oct. 31, 2013. 

Bing hits 18 percent on comScore search engine marketshare numbers

Google continues to control consumer search, even while Microsoft makes slow progress, but for now, not much changes when it comes to search engine marketshare numbers.

Another work-from-home program bites the dust

Ah, just when you thought Yahoo's decision to ban working from home is an aberration, HP suffers from the same delusional tendencies.

Feels like 1999 as HP follows Yahoo's lead, calls employees back to the office

Meg Whitman joined Marissa Mayer this week in calling her employees back to the office, but these moves fail to acknowledge the power of online collaboration tools.

Yahoo acquires mobile sports app maker Hitpost

Yahoo is acquiring Hitpost, the developer behind sports-themed mobile social applications including Sports Bet and Fantasy Football Polls. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Ballmer says authorities need to rein in Google search monopoly

Without a hint of irony, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer accused Google of having a monopoly in search and suggested U.S. authorites should investigate.