CMO Digital: Search ad platforms, Google Contributor

Welcome to the sixth episode of CMO Digital, the video podcast that seeks to save you the time it takes to stay on top of the latest online marketing news and insights every week.

Published on: November 28th, 2014 ITBusiness Staff

Bing over Google? A Q&A with Andrew Yang of Bing

For most marketers working in paid search, it’s intuitive to turn to Google AdWords to make sure their brands get found online. But there’s still a lot of unconquered territory when it comes

Published on: September 23rd, 2014 Candice So

How SEO benefits inbound marketing: Q&A with Dev Basu

For digital marketers based in Canada, one of the top conference hotspots has got to be Toronto. That’s no surprise, given this is the country’s largest city by population, but with a slew

Published on: August 8th, 2014 Candice So

Microsoft’s Bing getting fresh look in coming weeks

Bing, Microsoft Corp.’s search engine, is getting a new look – one that involves a two-column layout that will adapt to the user’s device. With a new, bright orange logo, Microsoft has revamped

Published on: September 18th, 2013 Candice So

3 reasons to consider Bing ads instead of Google AdWords

How do you find something on the Internet? You Google it. The fact that Google's brand name has become interchangeable with the word "search" in the context of the Web is a big

Published on: June 7th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Graph Search: Facebook and Microsoft team up to take on Google’s search dominance

Facebook drew attention to a big “mystery announcement” today and then used the event to announce a new front end to Bing. Graph Search will be the new empty field next to a

Published on: January 15th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Kickvox challenges Google’s mobile search dominance

A Toronto-based app developer is taking on search giant Google with Kickvox, a more visual way to view your search results on a mobile device.Google users are conditioned to expect a list of

Published on: December 14th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Apple CEO ‘extremely sorry’ about botched Maps app

Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook issued a rare apology from the company today after many users upgrading to iOS 6 expressed frustration with its new Maps app.Apple has long relied on Google Maps

Published on: September 28th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Will the New Bing be credible challenge to Google?

Microsoft Corp. today rolled out an update to Bing which deepens the search tool’s integration with social networking site Facebook.The makeover adds a new column to search results that features Facebook friends who

Published on: May 10th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Microsoft’s 2011 year in review

Microsoft Corp. spent 2011 developing its mobile strengths with Windows Phone 7 releases and a hint at the tablet-friendly Windows 8 with a developer's preview release.It also enjoyed continued success with its Xbox

Published on: January 4th, 2012 Kerry Davis

Top Canadian Internet memes of 2011 [Infographic]

Best wishes for the holiday season and a Happy New Year from the staff at ITBusiness.ca to all of our readers.For Christmas, we got you this infographic of the top Internet memes of

Published on: December 25th, 2011 ITBusiness Staff

BlackBerry and Microsoft join forces on mobile search, maps

Microsoft's investment in putting its Bing search and maps in BlackBerry mobile devices by the fall holiday season pits Research in Motion and Microsoft against Google in a massive scramble for mobile search

Published on: May 4th, 2011 Matt Hamblen

Is Microsoft winning travel search war against Google?

By Brennon Slattery As Google continues to slog it out with the Justice Department over its pending acquisition of travel search company ITA Software, Microsoft continues to improve Bing's travel functionality. In doing so, Microsoft

Published on: March 6th, 2011 IDG News Service

Microsoft vs. Google rivalry reaches boiling point in 2010

In case you haven't heard, there are two companies called Microsoft and Google that really don't like each other very much. These tech behemoths are battling each other on a dizzying number of

Published on: December 15th, 2010 Jon Brodkin