Colbert: Bing Gets Hiybbprqag-ed

February 4, 2011: 12:17 PM ET

It is pretty incredible when search result fighting goes mainstream..

Colbert incredibly reported to its nation of young people that there was a search engine war a-brewing.

This is probably exactly the type of publicity Google(GOOG) was after when they launched their attack.  Most people won't follow this closely and see the ins and out between the two companies.  The takaway for 90% of the population will be Microsoft (MSFT) copies Google's results.  Well played Google.

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Seth Weintraub
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Google went from searching the Web to worming its way into nearly every facet of business and government. Seth Weintraub unveils where the company is going, who it's competing with, who it's about to compete with and how market forces push the company to veer or adhere to its Don't Be Evil motto. For 15 years, Weintraub was a global IT director for a number of companies before becoming a blogger.

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