Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 1st Feb 2011 22:44 UTC, submitted by LouisBarman
Google The web is already aflame with Google's accusation that Bing is stealing its search results. Google created code to manually rank certain bogus search terms, and ten created mock web pages as the top search results for these bogus terms. It turned out that Bing would list the exact same mock web pages as its top search result for these bogus terms. Google is unhappy with it, but in all honesty - since when is it wrong to copy in the computer business?
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This in interesting
by viator on Wed 2nd Feb 2011 00:54 UTC
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Couldnt google use this to somehow poison bings search results? :O I know thats what id do if i were them (not that bings reslults are good to begin with)The problem i have with this is MS is always saying how google sucks but then they secretly use their tech lol

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RE: This in interesting
by d.marcu on Wed 2nd Feb 2011 12:50 in reply to "This in interesting"
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they could poison the results, but in order to do that they'd have to f**k up the results first, that's a literally suicide

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