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Google Base debuts for hosting all content

To help feed its insatiable information hunger, Google has begun publicly testing Google Base, a service designed to host and make searchable "all types of online and offline content," the company announced.

EBay adds RSS to stores, introduces research tool

EBay has rolled out RSS-based content syndication capabilities to all eBay Stores, letting buyers subscribe to feeds from specific stores and that way receive new information about items for sale, the California company announced this week.

Google's Personalized Search exits test phase

Google has finished the test phase of its Personalized Search service, which tailors a user's query results based on the user's previous searches, the California company announced Thursday.

Google Automat seen as sign of classified ads move

An almost 2-year-old patent application from Google has drawn attention this week because it details a system to help individuals advertise products and services online, which some view as another sign that Google plans to enter the online classified...

Google Earth to be linked with enterprise search tools

Google's enterprise unit was recently entrusted with the business versions of the snazzy Google Earth mapping products, and executives are already discussing ways to integrate them with the company's enterprise search products, according to a Google ...

Google Desktop 2 comes out of beta

Google has removed the beta, or test, tag from the consumer and enterprise versions of its Google Desktop 2 application for indexing and finding information stored in PCs, the Mountain View, California company said Thursday.

Microsoft and Yahoo to link IM networks

Microsoft and Yahoo will make their respective consumer instant-message (IM) networks partly interoperable in the second quarter of next year, the companies announced Wednesday.

Yahoo tests podcast search tool

Yahoo has is testing a service for searching podcasts, which are audio files created for distribution using syndication feeds such as RSS (Really Simple Syndication.)

AOL CEO quiet on Microsoft rumors

America Online Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Miller remained mum, in an appearance at the Web 2.0 Conference, when asked to comment on recent rumors that Microsoft may be talking to AOL about buying it or at least about striking up a ...

Lycos to test new social networking service

After pulling the plug on its Circles social networking service, Lycos is taking another swing at this market, testing a new service imported from its South Korean parent company Daum Communications.

Google seeks to expand enterprise product lineup

Expect Google to increase its family of enterprise products in the coming 12 months by retooling some of its existing services aimed at individual users in the mass market, a Google executive said.

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