Wednesday, May 3, 2006

Amazon Dumps Google!


http://www.techtree.com/techtree/jsp/article.jsp?article_id=72873&cat_id=643

Sorry for not posting the last two days, everyone (not that anyone really reads this, but I'll pretend like I'm talking to massive crowds of ecstatic admirers. :-)

Antyway, there was a pretty big story that hit the news yesterday...Amazon has been using their own search engine for a while now, called A9. Up until now, A9 has been powered by Google's technology. And many people suspected a future partnership between Google and Amazon.

Nay, not anymore. Amazon has turned Google away and has partnered with Microsoft to provide search engine power. Microsoft will also feature Amazon on it's live.com homepage.

This is a big move and is very likely to have a heavy impact on the way the Internet works. It's going to be interesting...

Read more at Google News.

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