The looming search engine war: Bing vs Google and privacy
Don't know if you've heard the latest comments made by Google CEO Eric Schmidt, but in a recent interview he stated "I think judgment matters,...If you have something that you don't want anyone to know, maybe you shouldn't be doing it in the first place."
This drew a huge negative reaction from privacy proponents and the Google backlash received some more momentum. Combined with controversial Rupert Murdoch's threat to de-list themselves from Google (due to Google profiting off of Fox New's reporting) and Microsoft literally stepping in and offering them a better deal and we're getting odd bed fellows.
Here's one more.
Asa Dotzler, Mozilla's director of community development, on his personal blog has now linked to Bing and appears to be urging Firefox's development away from Google as their default search engine. We'll leave the details of the Google and Firefox alliance to the great article at ArsTechnica, but this raises the question:
Has the age of Bing begun? Does Microsoft actually stand a chance to beat Google on their own turf?
What's your personal preference on your Windows phone: Google or Bing for search? Take theh poll and sound off in comments on your reasons why and what you think about Google's ever-expanding dominance in your personal information management.