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Google really does Scroogle, regulator says

A UK regulator approves a Microsoft ad that claims Google scans every word of your e-mails, while Redmond only scans them for viruses and spam.

By March 27, 2014

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Microsoft's latest Scroogled ad: Chromebook's 'a brick'

The Redmond, Wash., company's latest anti-Google ad features a pawnshop owner educating a charming, young lady about how the Chromebook is only useful when you have Wi-Fi.

By November 26, 2013

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Hubris, thy name is 'Scroogled'

Microsoft breathes new heat into Scroogled, its anti-Google campaign, with a line of products that burn Google for treating your data the same way Microsoft does. Not surprisingly, Google has fired back.

By November 20, 2013

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Microsoft forges ahead with its anti-Google Scroogle campaign

Reports that the software giant's persistent assault on Google is winding down aren't correct. "Scroogled will go on as long as Google keeps Scroogling people," Microsoft says.

By March 4, 2013

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New Microsoft ad Scroogles on the Surface

You didn't think Redmond would just have a Scroogling Web site, did you? No, it's taking the fight against Google to short-form film. And it's selling the Surface at the same time.

By November 29, 2012

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Microsoft calls Google 'Scroogle'

In an outburst of Christmas spirit, Redmond creates a shopping Web site that paints Google -- and its search results -- in a very unfestive light.

By November 28, 2012

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Microsoft takes dig at 'Gspam'

As part of its continuing "Scroogled" campaign, Microsoft disses Google for an inbox redesign that results in Gmail users seeing unsolicited advertisement messages in the "Promotions" tab.

By August 9, 2013

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Nadella praises Google's marketing (sarcasm or envy?)

Speaking at the Fortune Brainstorm conference, Microsoft's new CEO says he can learn from Google because it markets its moonshot products well. But what did he really mean?

By July 15, 2014

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Microsoft slams Google's 'Gspam' following Gmail redesign

Microsoft's 'Scroogled' campaign has struck again, this time accusing Google of spamming its customers. Does it have a point?

By August 11, 2013

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The end of an era as Winamp shuts down

AOL pulls the plug on the once-popular music player, Windows Phone users get a half-baked Instagram app, and Microsoft sells anti-Google merchandise.

By November 21, 2013