“Just Microsoft it!…Hey, why are you rebooting…”

By Deane Barker on September 19, 2003

Microsoft targets Google

“Microsoft Corp. may be the most recognized software company on the planet, but when it comes to searching the Internet, people are much more likely to ‘Google it.’

Microsoft wants to change that, and it’s betting millions that someday it will be as well known for search as Google is. The software giant’s push comes amid an exponential growth in information — on desktop computers, on online photo albums, on Web sites.”