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Techquity: Facebook, Apple, Yahoo, Baidu vs. Google

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 02:43

Apr 10 - Facebook, Apple, Yahoo, Baidu take on Google on everything from advertising to high-tech glasses.

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Advertising gains for FaceBook. General Motors is coming back to the social network -- will be running ads for a show every car in the mobile version of the site. The auto maker grabbed headlines in May of last year when he announced it was dropping its -- it on FaceBook just three days before its IPO. The GM by comes as a new report from researcher IDC shows that Facebook's mobile ad business is really taking off. FaceBook is nipping at Google's heels in terms of mobile display advertising is publishers gain more traction and growing segment. Last year who earned 243 million dollars in FaceBook was just nine million behind it followed closely -- and door. Search advertising is still where more than 60% of mobile ad money is going with display advertising capturing 39% of the cash. Who was dominant mobile search with nearly 70% market share. Speaking of shares FaceBook is up about 4% and trying to stay above its fifty day moving average grew up more than 1% just about even with the NASDAQ. Other companies taking Congo are apple and Yahoo! the Wall Street Journal says there talking about working more closely together. The paper says the discussions involve the world of -- services on iphones and ipads. Yahoo! finance already comes preloaded on iphones while -- -- on sports scores helps Apple's Siri answer questions. Apple Stock is up about 2% today here 435. Bucks and Yahoo! was up about the same touching a 52 week high of 2430 today. Google still may have other competition coming from I. The Chinese search engine is developing its own glasses they're gonna call them by -- A spokesman says the product will contain advice -- and on it's it with a small LCD screen and roll -- users to make image and voice searches as well as conduct racial recognition matches. The glasses are being tested internally but may never be commercialized. Google for its own party's testing is -- last eyewear right now. It is a stamp size electronic screen mounted on the left side repair eyeglass frames which can record video access email messages even retrieve information on the wet. Time for soaring sputtering our look at the movers and shakers soaring is -- -- the provider of networking communications equipment. Posted quarterly sales and profit that topped forecasts the stock is up 13%. Sputtering at sea change international the video management software maker forecast weak for first quarter earnings after fourth quarter revenue missed Wall Street expectations. Shares they're down 3%. That's -- protect me this Wednesday remember you can follow us on Twitter at our team our Stephanie I'm John Marino who's worked.

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Techquity: Facebook, Apple, Yahoo, Baidu vs. Google

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 02:43