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At the Web 2.0 Expo conference in San Francisco, Google CEO Eric Schmidt tells conference program chair John Battelle about the search giant's recent deal to buy advertising company DoubleClick, and how the acquistion will help bring more targeted ads to end users.
At the Web 2.0 conference in San Francisco, Yahoo CEO Terry Semel talks to host John Battelle about how his company plans to compete with Google by improving search technology and offering more engaging content.
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, author and blogger John Battelle talks with Yahoo Executive Vice President Jeff Weiner about the company's media and partnership strategies and how they differ from those of Yahoo's main rival, search giant Google.
At the Web 2.0 conference in San Francisco, InterActiveCorp CEO Barry Diller explains to host John Battelle why his company acquired Ask Jeeves in March and what he thinks about Google's lead in Internet search.
At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Conference Program Chair John\r\nBattelle leads a panel with Jay Adelson, CEO of Digg; Joe Kraus,\r\nco-founder and CEO of JotSpot; and Mena Trott, president and co-founder\r\nof Six Apart, on the differences of building a "business to last" versus\r\nbuilding a "business to sell."
At the 6sight conference in Monterey, Calif., John Loiacono, senior vice president for Adobe Creative Solutions, demonstrates developing technology that constructs a 3D view of a subject from images collected on the Internet.
Marc Andreessen, co-founder of Netscape and co-author of Mosaic, sits down with John Battelle, founder and chairman of Federated Media publishing at the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco. Andreessen talks about his current social-networking site Ning, and the impact of Facebook apps and Google's OpenSocial.
Amid a flurry of start-up launches, Internet search giant Google announces that it is now offering digital copies of old newspapers online through its News Archive Search. Marissa Mayer, Google's vice president of search products, makes the announcement from the TechCruch50 conference in San Francisco.
At the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, John Battelle of Federated Media Publishing questions Yahoo CEO Jerry Yang about Microsoft's bid to buy Yahoo for $33 dollars a share earlier in 2008. Yang says the companies weren't far from agreeing on terms of a deal. He adds that Microsoft has made it clear that it is no longer interested in buying Yahoo.
From the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco: Microsoft's chief software architect talks with event organizer John Battelle about why the release of Vista in the Web 2.0 era differs from the Windows XP release. He also addresses how his company is geared toward releasing software that has the Web in mind.