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Marketplace Tech for Thursday, October 17, 2013
Oct 17, 2013

Marketplace Tech for Thursday, October 17, 2013

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The next big tech company to release its earnings this week is Google. The company will report this afternoon. And the update for investors is all about Google's bread and butter -- advertising. Businesses still buy ads based on keywords like "teapot" or "crossbow," but now, instead of bidding on one platform at a time, Google has been offering multiple platforms at once -- tablets, phones, and PCs. So how's that working out for them?

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Google pushes advertisers to buy ads for all devices

Oct 17, 2013
Is Google’s strong-arming of advertisers to buy ads across multiple platforms paying off?

Checking in on the state of global innovation

Oct 17, 2013
A look at Intel's Global Innovation Barometer study.

Yahoo! Mail users furious over redesign

Oct 17, 2013
One Marketplace Tech listener talks about why he hates what they did to his inbox.

Google's privacy problems

Oct 17, 2013
With Google set to report its earnings, the company is taking some heat about privacy issues.

The next big tech company to release its earnings this week is Google. The company will report this afternoon. And the update for investors is all about Google’s bread and butter — advertising. Businesses still buy ads based on keywords like “teapot” or “crossbow,” but now, instead of bidding on one platform at a time, Google has been offering multiple platforms at once — tablets, phones, and PCs. So how’s that working out for them?

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