Google jumps over 70% in US

Posted on Sunday, Aug 17 2008 @ 13:12 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
TC Mag reports that Google managed to increase its marketshare in the U.S. search market to 70.77 percent last month. Yahoo is second with 18.65 percent, followed by Microsoft and Ask with 5.36 percent and 3.53 percent, respectively.
Despite some efforts from Microsoft especially, Google continued to increase its search market share in the US and, according to Hitwise, last month it controlled 70.77% of that market. Up 2% over June, Google's search share eclipses pretty much everything and everyone but we're sure the Mountain View giant will be aiming higher in the coming months.

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Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.

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