engine - 2:33 pm on Sep 14, 2010 (gmt 0)
Nielsen Says Microsoft's Bing Takes Number 2 Slot In August US Search [kara.allthingsd.com]
In what will surely cause a firestorm of controversy in the search arena today, the Nielsen Co. is reporting that–for the first time–Bing has pushed past Yahoo in August to become the No. 2 search engine in the United States.
In its report for August, Nielsen–one of many entities that releases search market share results–said the Microsoft (MSFT) search service had a 13.9 percent share of search volume in August, compared to Yahoo’s 13.1 percent.